Government

The Chevy Chase Village Board of Managers consists of 7 elected officials, who are charged with the responsibility of passing local laws, adopting budgets based on the tax rate approved by the Village residents, and providing services to ensure the health, safety, and welfare of the Village residents.

The Board of Managers carries out the corporate responsibilities outlined in the Village Charter. Copies of the Charter are available at the Village office and on the Village website. These include roadway maintenance, police protection, refuse and recycling services, issuance of building permits and similar functions. In addition, the Board is responsible for developing the Village budget and sets the Village real estate tax rate at the Annual Meeting held each April.

The Chevy Chase Village Board of Managers serve staggered 2-year terms and all members serve without pay. A candidate for the Board of Managers must be no less than 21 years of age, a resident of the Village for no less than 30 days, and a registered Maryland voter.
  1. About

    Chevy Chase Village offers residents the best of urban and suburban living.

  2. Regulations & Policies

    View and download Village policies, charter, and regulations.

  3. Board of Managers

    The Board of Managers holds a regular monthly meeting in the Village Hall which is open to the public.

  4. Tree Ordinance Board

    The Tree Ordinance Board is responsible for determining whether trees should or should not be removed, in accordance with Section 17-4 of the Village Code.

  5. Administrative Permitting Notices

    Find information about permitting notices such as the administration of special permits, variances or licenses.

  6. Departments

    Learn more about Village government departments and the services they provide to residents.

  7. Village Commissions

    The Board of Managers has adopted legislation to create independent, quasi-judicial administrative codes to ensure that the highest standards of governmental operations are maintained.

  8. Village Committees

  9. Election Supervisors

    The Election Supervisors are Charted in the Village Code to oversee elections for the Board of Managers.