Coronavirus - COVID-19 Updates

Coronavirus - Frederick County Response

Current Status:

Current Status (12/31/2021):

Frederick County Board of Health has passed Regulation 02-2021. Effective 5pm on December 31, 2021, all persons 5 years and older are required to wear a mask in all indoor public places. The regulation will remain in effect until positive Covid-19 cases in Frederick County fall below 20 per 100,000 population or this regulation is superseded, amended, or revised by additional Board of Health Regulation.

The approved regulations and meeting minutes will be available at

For Frederick County reopening information and resources, visit the Office of Economic Development.

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How Can I Stay Informed? 

View the Frederick County COVID-19 Dashboard and read the Frederick County Health Department’s website.

To receive daily updates from the Joint Information Center, text keyword "FREDCoVID19" to 888777. Daily updates also are posted to the JIC web page. Media outlets are encouraged to use this website.

Sign up for emergency notifications at

Click here for information on how to get tested and testing locations in Frederick County. 

Information about Statewide orders and restrictions can be found here. Additional state resources can be found here