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Posted on: May 24, 2017

[ARCHIVED] Public Hearing on theAmended Bill No. 17-08 – Considering Zoning Map Amendments During Election Year

The County Council (“Council”) of Frederick County, Maryland, will conduct a public hearing on Tuesday, June 6, 2017, at 7:00 p.m. in the first floor hearing room of Winchester Hall, 12 East Church Street, Frederick, Maryland, to discuss amended Bill No. 17-08, which was amended by the County Council on Tuesday, May 16, 2017:

The Bill was amended to: provide that the County Council may not consider certain zoning map amendments for a period beginning on July 1 before the general election for County Council Members and ending one (1) day after the beginning of the County Council’s term of office.

Copies of the amended bill may be obtained from the Council’s Office, First Floor, Winchester Hall, 12 East Church Street, Frederick, Maryland 21701 (301-600-1135) or on the Frederick County Government’s website at

The Council may modify the amended bill in whole or in part before enactment.

Individuals will be given an opportunity to be heard at this public hearing. Comments will be limited to three (3) minutes per speaker.

Persons requiring special accommodations for this public hearing are requested to contact the County Council’s Office at 301-600-1135 (TTY: Use Maryland Relay) to make the necessary arrangements no later than three (3) business days prior to the hearing.

Frederick County, Maryland, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, or disability in employment or the provision of services.



Bud Otis, President

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