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Posted on: August 18, 2014

FCG TV's "This Week in Frederick County" Focuses on Mental Health Management Agency

Board President Blaine Young interviews Executive Director Robert Pitcher of the Mental Health Management Agency of Frederick County, which monitors and develops the mental health system, manages grants and responds to... Read on...

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Posted on: August 7, 2014

Commissioners Establish Fire & Rescue Services Director-Volunteer Chief Position

In response to requests from volunteer fire companies to provide for full-time liaison staff for the membership of the volunteer fire and rescue services community, the Frederick Board of County Commissioners today... Read on...

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Posted on: July 31, 2014

Frederick County Ranked One of Top 10 Best Counties in America

Frederick County, Maryland, is one of the top 10 best counties in America, according to Movoto Real Estate, which is well known for rankings on various influential topics.

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Posted on: July 31, 2014

County Commissioners Encourage Seniors to Take Advantage of Senior Tax Credit

The Frederick Board of County Commissioners continues to encourage seniors to take advantage of the Senior Tax Credit that they enriched earlier this year. So far in FY2015, the Treasury has issued 1,500 credits with an... Read on...

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Posted on: July 28, 2014

FCG TV's "This Week in Frederick County" Features Sheriff Chuck Jenkins

Board President Blaine Young interviews Sheriff Jenkins about his recent fact-finding trip to Texas and how that experience helped him see the future impact on public safety issues in Frederick County.

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Posted on: July 25, 2014

Commissioners Make Appointments to Ethics Commission & Board of Zoning Appeals

The Frederick Board of County Commissioners appointed Steve Snow and Steve Starliper to serve as regular members to the Ethics Commission, and Beverly Freed to serve as the alternate. Mr. Snow’s term will expire June 30,... Read on...

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Posted on: July 24, 2014

Board of Elections to Relocate to The Bourne Building, 355 Montevue Lane

The Frederick County Board of Elections will relocate on July 29 from Winchester Hall in downtown Frederick to Suite 101 in The Bourne Building, 355 Montevue Lane, Frederick, MD 21702.

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Posted on: July 10, 2014

Commissioners Recognize County Divisions for Achieving 100% of Board's Business-Friendly Goals

The Frederick Board of County Commissioners recognized the Frederick County Community Development Division and other county divisions for achieving 100 percent of the 265 “business-friendly initiatives” that have helped ease... Read on...

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Posted on: July 8, 2014

Current Board of County Commissioners Obtains Highest Bond Rating in Frederick County History

Major municipal rating agencies responded favorably to a recent bond statement presentation on behalf of the Frederick Board of County Commissioners and assigned the highest bond ratings to Frederick County, Maryland, in the... Read on...

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Posted on: May 30, 2014

Health Department Announces Annual Open Burn Ban

The Frederick County Health Department reminds county property owners that there is a ban on open burning in effect from June 1st through August 31st. No open burning permits can be used during this time period. This ban... Read on...

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Posted on: August 15, 2013

Visit County Website Document Center for Previous Press Releases

Releases are stored under "Board of County Commissioners."

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Posted on: June 17, 2014

Stay Safe in Hot Weather

Summer heat is here! Don't forget to take the necessary precautions to avoid heat-related illnesses. Drink plenty of fluids, NEVER leave pets or children in a car, check on elderly relatives or neighbors, and take it easy... Read on...

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Public Works

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Posted on: August 15, 2014

Boyers Mill Road Closed for Utility Work

The Frederick County Office of Transportation Engineering advises the public that Verizon will be performing utility relocation work at the Boyers Mill Road Bridge over Lake Linganore on or around Wednesday, August 20, 2014, weather permitting.

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Posted on: July 1, 2014

Reichs Ford Road Closed between Ijamsville Rd. & Bartonsville Rd.

The Office of Highway Operations announce today that Reichs Ford Road will be closed between Ijamsville Road and Bartonsville Road.

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Posted on: May 9, 2014

Boyers Mill Road Bridge Relocation over Lake Linganore

Boyers Mill Road Bridge

The Frederick County Office of Transportation Engineering advises the public that Concrete General, Inc., of Gaithersburg, Maryland, will begin work on replacing the Boyers Mill Road Bridge over Lake Linganore on or around May 12, 2014.

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Posted on: April 23, 2014

Maryland Route 85 - I-270 Short Term Improvement Project

The Frederick County Office of Transportation Engineering advises the public that the Francis O. Day Company will begin work on the MD 85 at I-270 Short Term Improvement Project.

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