Charter Review Commission Members (Front Row L to R) Dr. April Miller, Paul Gilligan, Walter Olson, (Back Row L to R) Stephen Slater (Chair), Lisa Jarosinski, John Daniels (Vice Chair), Dylan Diggs
On May 28, 2019, the Frederick County Council finalized Resolution No. 19-09 establishing the Frederick County Charter Review Commission. The Charter Review Commission's task is to review the Charter and make recommendations for any adjustments. On June 26, 2019, the first meeting was held. The Commission has been asked to complete their work no later than February 28, 2020. Their purpose is to ensure that the Charter is clear in meaning, addresses the needs of contemporary government, and remains a functional, working document that effectively outlines the framework for the efficient operation of County government.
The Council selected seven residents of Frederick County to serve as members of the Commission, including one member from each Council District. The members of the Commission are as follows: District 1- Paul Gilligan, District 2- Walter Olson, District 3- Stephen Slater (Chair), District 4- John Daniels (Vice Chair), District 5- Dr. April Miller, and At Large- Lisa Jarosinski and Dylan Diggs.
Wednesday, December 11, 2019
Third Floor Meeting Room
Deadline for Charter Recommendations is Sunday, December 1, 2019 (See Press Release)
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