Posted on: August 24, 2016

Frederick County (MD) Awarded $6.3 Million Federal Grant to Fund 41 Additional Firefighters

Frederick County has been awarded a $6,339,748 grant to pay for 41 additional combined firefighter and emergency medical positions. U.S. Senators Barbara A. Mikulski and Ben Cardin, along with U.S. Representatives Chris Van Hollen and John Delaney announc...Read on...

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Posted on: August 23, 2016

The City of Frederick, Frederick County Government & Fort Detrick to Sponsor September 11 Tribute

In commemoration of the 15th anniversary of the tragic events of September 11, 2001, The City of Frederick, Frederick County Government and Fort Detrick will jointly sponsor a September 11 Tribute at noon on Friday, September 9.

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Posted on: August 23, 2016

The City of Frederick, Frederick County Government & Fort Detrick to Sponsor September 11 Tribute

In commemoration of the 15th anniversary of the tragic events of September 11, 2001, The City of Frederick, Frederick County Government and Fort Detrick will jointly sponsor a September 11 Tribute at noon on Friday, September 9.

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Posted on: August 11, 2016

Executive Gardner Reports on Progress with School Construction Task Forces

Frederick County Executive Jan Gardner provided an update on school construction task forces that have been working to find solutions to overcrowding and rising construction costs while maintaining educational opportunities for students.

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Posted on: August 8, 2016

FCG TV's "Community Conversations" Features Dr. Alban with Back-to-School Pointers

Watch this week's edition of FCG TV's "Community Conversations" with host County Executive Jan Gardner and guest Dr. Theresa Alban, Superintendent of Frederick County Public Schools. Learn more about back to school preparations.Read on...

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Posted on: August 5, 2016

Executive Gardner Promotes Business - Invites Participation in Business Appreciation Week

Business in Frederick County is booming. The number of businesses in Frederick County grew at a rate of 4.3 percent over the past two years, and companies added 3,200 jobs last year alone. A strong business climate has earned Frederick County the second-f...Read on...

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Posted on: August 4, 2016

County Executive Gardner Appoints Grant as Director of Citizens Services Division

Frederick County Executive Jan Gardner today announced the appointment of Dr. Monica Grant as director of the Citizens Services Division, effective August 8, 2016. She succeeds Pat Rosensteel, who recently retired as director.

“I am confident that Mo...Read on...

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Posted on: July 29, 2016

Frederick Businesses Honored at Best Places to Work Awards Ceremony

Frederick area businesses were recognized at the Annual Best Places to Work awards program held at the Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center in Frederick on July 28, 2016. Nearly 100 nominations were submitted, and nine companies rose to the top after j...Read on...

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Posted on: July 25, 2016

Blacks Mill Road to Close for Replacement of Bridge over Little Hunting Creek

The Frederick County Office of Transportation Engineering announced today that Blacks Mill Road will be closed at the crossing over Little Hunting Creek to replace Bridge No. F15-20P. The work will start on or about August 22, 2016. This will allow High...Read on...

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