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

Boyers Mill Road Bridge Now Open to Two-Way Traffic – New Traffic Pattern

The Frederick County Office of Transportation Engineering announced today that Boyers Mill Road at the new bridge over Lake Linganore is now open to two-way traffic. The temporary traffic signals and one lane traffic pattern are no longer in effect.

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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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Posted on: July 21, 2016

Frederick County Named One of Top Digital Counties in the Nation

During her weekly public information briefing, Executive Jan Gardner announced that Frederick County Government has received national recognition as one of the top Digital Counties in the nation.

“I am delighted to share this exciting news because tec...Read on...

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Posted on: July 20, 2016

Animal Control Hopes to Clear the Shelters with Reduced Adoption Fees

This Friday and Saturday, the Frederick County Division of Animal Control and Pet Adoption Center will offer discounted adoption fees for cats, dogs and rabbits. The effort is part of a nationwide initiative called Clear the Shelters Day. Read on...

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Posted on: July 18, 2016

Section of Ijamsville Road to Remain Closed Between Reichs Ford, Mussetter Roads

The Frederick County Office of Transportation Engineering announced today that the section of Ijamsville Road between Reichs Ford Road and Mussetter Road will remain closed for construction activity as the railroad crossing is relocated.Read on...

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Posted on: July 14, 2016

County Executive Gardner Celebrates Launch of Homegrown Frederick Agricultural Website

County Executive Jan Gardner recognized a new agricultural website, www.HomegrownFrederick.com, designed by the Frederick County Office of Economic Development to support the county’s rich agricultural heritage and bright business future.

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Posted on: July 14, 2016

County Executive Gardner Extends Temporary Hold on Solar Projects in Consideration of County Council

During her weekly public information briefing, Executive Jan Gardner expressed her continued support for solar energy projects as a source of renewable energy. Due to some issues regarding large agricultural solar farms that remain to be addressed throug...Read on...

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Posted on: July 1, 2016

County Executive, Public Safety Unions Agree to Multi-Year Collective Bargaining Agreement

Professional firefighters and paramedics this week ratified a two-year collective bargaining agreement with Frederick County Executive Jan Gardner.

The agreement with Career Firefighters and Paramedics Association of Frederick County, Local #3666, inc...Read on...

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Posted on: June 9, 2016

Frederick County (MD) Earns AAA Bond Ratings - Moody's Upgrades Score

For the first time in its history, Frederick County Government has earned the highest possible AAA stable bond ratings from all three rating agencies.

County Executive Jan Gardner announced the achievement in a video statement today. Top bond ratings ...Read on...

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Posted on: July 1, 2016

Ethics Commission Welcomes Feedback on Revised Standard Operating Procedures

The Frederick County Ethics Commission has made progress in revising its Standard Operating Procedures and welcomes public comments and suggestions.

To view the proposed revisions, visit www.FrederickCountyMD.gov/ethics. The changes are being made, ...Read on...

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