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Posted on: January 28, 2015

Executive Gardner Recognizes Yellow Springs Elementary School Teacher As Milken Award Recipient

In the midst of loud cheers and applause from students, teachers, staff and local dignitaries, Frederick County Executive Jan Gardner joined Dr. Teresa Alban, superintendent of Frederick County Public Schools (FCPS), in recognizing Maggie Hawk, a first-gr...Read on...

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Posted on: January 22, 2015

Ethics Commission Issues Advisory Opinion for Council Members Employed By Board of Education

The Frederick County Ethics Commission recently issued Advisory Opinion #14-05 concluding that employment as Frederick County Public Schools teachers will not create a conflict of interest for County Council Members Jerry Donald and Jessica Fitzwater when...Read on...

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Posted on: January 21, 2015

County Executive Gardner Invites Public to Participate in Leadership Team Meetings

Frederick County Executive Jan Gardner invites the public to participate in the four issue-based leadership teams she established last month on education, jobs, community needs and senior citizens.

“The leadership teams I appointed as one of the firs...Read on...

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Posted on: January 21, 2015

Seeking Nominees for Woman of Excellence and Student Leadership Awards

March is Women’s History Month. In celebration, the Frederick County Commission for Women is currently seeking nominees for the 2015 Woman of Excellence and Student Leadership Awards. Individuals must reside in Frederick County to be eligible…

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Posted on: January 15, 2015

County Executive Gardner Invites Residents to Serve on Ethics Task Force

Frederick County Executive Jan Gardner invites county residents to apply to volunteer to serve on a new Ethics Task Force consisting of citizens with an interest or experience in ethics rules and regulations either in the private sector or in government. ...Read on...

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Posted on: January 9, 2015

Frederick County Receives Energy Award from State

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The Maryland Energy Administration presented Frederick County with an award for its leadership in the Maryland Smart Energy Communities Program at an awards ceremony at the Maryland Association of Counties Winter Conference on January 7.

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Posted on: January 7, 2015

Frederick County Supports Transparent Government

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Frederick County Government values open and transparent government and believes that citizens have a right to know what the government is doing. Citizens deserve to have elected officials tell them the truth and share information honestly and fairly. Fr...Read on...

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Posted on: January 6, 2015

Executive Gardner to Join Maryland Association of Counties Board of Directors...

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Frederick County Executive Jan Gardner will join other county elected officials, senators, delegates, and representatives in Cambridge, Md., for the Maryland Association of Counties (MACo) Winter Conference, January 7-9.

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Posted on: January 5, 2015

Executive Gardner Discusses Key County & State Issues with Governor-Elect Hogan

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Starting the New Year on a positive and cooperative note, Frederick County Executive Jan Gardner met privately for dinner with Maryland Governor-Elect Larry Hogan yesterday at AYSE Meze Lounge in downtown Frederick, Md.

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Posted on: December 22, 2014

Executive Gardner Appoints Browning As Chief Administrative Officer for Frederick County Government

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Frederick County Executive Jan Gardner today announced the appointment of Douglas Browning, CPA, to serve as chief administrative officer for Frederick County Government, effective January 5, 2015.

County Executive Gardner commented, “I am very pleased...Read on...

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