Posted on: April 19, 2018

County Executive Gardner Announces Community Partnership Grant Awards

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Frederick County Executive Jan Gardner  announced 23
awards through the county’s CommunityPartnership Grant program for Fiscal Year 2019. She thanked the human service nonprofit agencies that help others reach their potential, and po...

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Posted on: April 18, 2018

Notice of Public Hearing - Amended Bill #18-11 - Veterans Advisory Council

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Frederick County Council will conduct a public hearing on Amended Bill No. 18-11 - Veterans Advisory Council on Tuesday, April 24, 2018, at 7:00 p.m., in the first floor hearing room, Winchester Hall, 12 East Church Street, Frederick, Maryland.

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Posted on: April 18, 2018

Notice of Public Hearing - Amended Bill #18-10 Satellite Simulcast Betting Facility

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Frederick County Council will conduct a public hearing on Amended Bill No. 18-10 - Satellite Simulcast Betting Facility on Tuesday, April 24, 2018, at 7:00 p.m., in the first floor hearing room, Winchester Hall, 12 East Church Street, Frederick, Maryland....

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Posted on: April 18, 2018

Notice of Public Hearing - Amended Bill #18-03 - Elderly Individuals and Retired Military Tax Credit

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Frederick County Council will conduct a public hearing on Amended Bill No. 18-03 - Elderly Individuals and Retired Military Tax Credit on Tuesday, April 24, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. in the first floor hearing room, Winchester Hall, 12 East Church Street, Freder...

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Posted on: April 12, 2018

Executive Gardner Presents FY19 Budget Supporting Education, Safe Communities and Serving People

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County
Executive Jan Gardner today presented her 
Fiscal Year2019 proposed budget with an emphasis on maintaining world-class schools,
safe communities and serving people. For the fourth year in a row, the budgetholds the line on ta...

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Posted on: April 17, 2018

County Announces Weekend Closure for Boyers Mill Road at Eaglehead Drive

The Frederick County Office of Transportation Engineering announced that Boyers Mill Road at Eaglehead Drive will have weekend closures from April 27 at 8 p.m. through April 30 at 6 a.m. and May 4 at 8 p.m. through May 7 at 6 a.m. to complete the construc...

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Posted on: April 17, 2018

County Reminds Residents: "When Flooded Turn Around, Don’t Drown”

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During spring, Frederick County experiences severe weather and is at risk for flooding, damaging winds, tornadoes, hail and lighting. The Department of Emergency Preparedness reminds citizens not to drive through flooded areas during heavy rains. Recent e...

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Posted on: April 13, 2018

Highway Operations Announces Temporary Closure of Sumantown Road at Bridge over Catoctin Creek

The Frederick County Office of Highway Operations announced
that there will be a temporary road closure on Sumantown Road at thebridge over Catoctin Creek between Old Middletown Road and Maryland Route 383
(Broad Run Rd). <_o3a_p>

The closure will start on or...

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Posted on: April 11, 2018

Frederick County Recognizes 2018 Sustainability Award Winners

Frederick County elected officials,
Office of Sustainability and Environmental Recourses staff and members of theSustainability Commission recognized the Frederick County 2018 Sustainability
Award Winners and Nominees at the 7th Annual Green Homes Cha...

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Posted on: April 11, 2018

Voter Registration Volunteer Training Available

Training is nowavailable at the Frederick County Board of Elections for those individuals who
wish to register persons to vote.  To qualify as a Voter RegistrationVolunteer, a person must be of voting age and be instructed in accordance with...

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Posted on: April 5, 2018

Recycling Expansion Announced

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To encourage recycling in Frederick County, the Department
of Solid Waste Management (DSWM) will expand its recycling collection programto allow multi-family properties and some small businesses to opt in to the
service. The DSWM implemented single-st...

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Posted on: April 5, 2018

Septic Pump-Out Rebate Program Helps Households Maintain Septic Systems

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Frederick County’s
Office of Sustainability and Environmental Resources (OSER) is launching the2018 Septic Pump-Out Rebate Program to encourage property owners to have their
septic systems pumped out every five years. Regular pumping of sept...

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Posted on: April 4, 2018

County Notifies Clover Hill III Residents of Water System Violation

The Frederick County Division of Utilities and Solid Waste Management today notified residents of the Clover Hill III water system of a recent violation in the drinking water standard.

“This incident is not an emergency, but the county believes t...

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Posted on: April 3, 2018

County Executive Gardner Appoints Fox as Deputy Fire Chief and Director of Volunteer Fire and Rescue

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Frederick County Executive Jan Gardner is pleased to announce the appointment of Kevin Fox as Deputy Fire Chief and Director of the Division of Volunteer Fire and Rescue Services. The County Council confirmed Mr. Fox’s appointment on April 3.

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Posted on: April 2, 2018

Ijamsville Road to Have Temporary Lane Closures with Flagging Operations

The
Frederick County Office of Transportation Engineering announced thatweather permitting, there will be temporary single-lane closures using flaggers
starting Monday, April 16, 2018 on Ijamsville Road from MD 144 Old NationalPike to Reichs Ford Ro...

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Posted on: March 29, 2018

County Executive Gardner, Business Partners and Community Celebrate Grand Opening of ROOT

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Today marked the grand opening of ROOT, a cutting-edge business and technology innovation center at 118 N. Market St. in the heart of downtown Frederick. County Executive Jan Gardner thanked the standing-room-only crowd for their support of her vision to ...

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Posted on: March 28, 2018

Residents to Receive Text Message as Part of Regional Test of Wireless Emergency Alert System

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What: Twenty jurisdictions, including Frederick County, will simultaneously issue a test message to the public through the Wireless Emergency Alert (WEA) system. WEA is a public safety alerting system allowing government officials to target emerg...

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Posted on: March 22, 2018

County Executive Gardner Announces Reopening of Fire & Rescue Services Burn Building

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Frederick County Executive Jan Gardner addressed the importance of effective training for the men and women in the fire and rescue service who keep county residents, homes and businesses safe on a daily basis. 

She announced that the reno...

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Posted on: February 21, 2018

Frederick County Housing Fair to Be Held on June 16 - Save the Date!

Save the
date!  The Frederick County Department of Housing & CommunityDevelopment and the Frederick Affordable Housing Council will hold a Housing
Fair from 9:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. on June 16
to provide opportunities forcommunity p...

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