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Posted on: February 20, 2020

Executive Gardner Announces Roundtable to to Refresh Rural Roads Program

Exec Gardner Announces Rural Road Roundtable

 

County Executive Jan Gardner today announced plans to refresh the county’s Rural Roads Program. To kick off the effort, she has invited stakeholders to participate in a public roundtable discussion to discuss how best to reshape the pr...

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Posted on: February 18, 2020

Frederick County Shelter Chosen for The Jackson Galaxy Project’s Life-Saving Cat Pawsitive Program

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The Frederick County Animal Control & Pet Adoption Center has been selected by The Jackson Galaxy Project, a Signature Program of GreaterGood.org, to participate in the 2020 class of Cat Pawsitive, a life-saving initiative that introduces pos...

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Posted on: February 14, 2020

Executive Gardner Unveils Initiatives to Protect Forest Cover, Environmental and Historic Resources

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County Executive Jan Gardner today unveiled two initiatives to protect Frederick County’s forests, environmental resources, and historic and cultural assets. The first legislative initiative strengthens the County’s Forest Resource Ord...

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Posted on: February 14, 2020

Frederick County Announces Post-Storm Damage Assessment Survey

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The Frederick County Emergency Management Division has released a post- storm damage assessment survey to gauge the extent of damage suffered during the EF1 tornado that struck areas of the county on Feb. 7. Residents who were affected by the tornado are ...

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Posted on: February 11, 2020

County Re-opens Reichs Ford Road Bridge

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The Division of Public Works, Office of Transportation Engineering and Office of Highway Operations, announced today that the bridge over Bush Creek on Reichs Ford Road between Ijamsville Road and Bartonsville Road is now re-open to traffic.

The bridge was...

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Posted on: February 10, 2020

Executive Gardner Kicks Off Livable Frederick with Sugarloaf Treasured Landscape Plan

Executive Gardner - Livable Frederick Sugarloaf Area Plan Kickoff

Citing the environmental, historical and scenic beauty of Sugarloaf Mountain and its surroundings, Frederick County Executive Jan Gardner today kicked off an effort to protect and preserve Sugarloaf’s treasured landscape for the future. The Suga...

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Posted on: February 7, 2020

Election Judges Needed for 2020 Elections

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Frederick County’s Board of Elections is seeking individuals to serve as election judges at polling places on Primary Election Day, April 28, 2020, and General Election Day, November 3, 2020.

In accordance with the Election Code, judges must be r...

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Posted on: January 30, 2020

County Executive Jan Gardner Announces Initiative to Increase Agricultural Preservation

Exec Gardner - Ag Preservation Initiative

Frederick County Executive Jan Gardner today announced an initiative to accelerate agriculture preservation efforts. She proposed legislation that would increase the county’s investment to save valuable farmland in an effort to achieve the long-...

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Posted on: January 23, 2020

Kroger, Ocado Select Frederick County For New High-Tech Fulfillment Center

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The Kroger Co., the nation’s largest grocery retailer, today announced plans to construct a high-tech fulfillment center in Frederick County. Kroger is partnering with the Ocado Group, the world’s largest online grocery retailer, which...

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