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The schedule for public meetings the week of March 26 is published.
Historic Preservation Commission & Airport Commission meetings scheduled for today will occur as planned. NAC 5 meeting canceled.
The Historic Preservation Commission and Airport Commission meetings scheduled for today will occur as planned.
The NAC 5 meeting, which follows public school operations, is canceled.
Public meetingsThursday – March 22, 2018*6:00 PM &...
Find out how to restore, instead of replace, old windows, save money and energy! On March 29, The City of Frederick Historic Preservation staff will host a window and door restoration workshop.
What CITY SPORTS FIELDS CLOSED means – All City leasedfields, including City school fields, are closed for the time frameindicated. No one is to use the fields when closed. If it is foundthat a permitted league is using...
The Frederick Community Action Agency is open as a day Shelter or “warming station” for anyone who is homeless. The FCAA Soup Kitchen will also be serving a free evening meal from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.
The Foodbank and Community Health Center are closed today.
The following operations are as noted:
Wednesday, March 21: The City of Frederick Snow Emergency Plan is in effect until further noticeParking decks are open for freeParks and Recreation – All programs, activities canceled. William Talley Fitness Center & all satellite sites closed.
The City of Frederick Snow Emergency Plan is in effect until further notice, with the following changes in operations:
Mayor Michael O’Connor has announced that the City of Frederick offices will open at 10 a.m., today, March 22, with liberal leave policy in effect.
City of Frederick parking garages are open to the public for free at this time. The mayor has opened the parking garages at this time enable snow clearing operations.
Until the Snow Emergency is lifted, all vehicles must be removed from snow emergency routes.https://www.cityoffrederick.com/545/Emergency-Routes
The City reminds residents to wait until the event is over and plows are completed to clear their sidewalks, as plows may push snow back onto the walk.
While we understand some residents like to keep up with clearing the snow periodically, the plows may put snow back up on the walk. Plowing crews try to avoid that, but it does happen, especially where there is limited sidewalk just behind the curb.
Because of inclement weather, the Weinberg Center for the Arts has postponed tonight’s Flying Dog Movie, Wayne’s World, to a date to be announced later.
Sanitation - Wednesday collection in NAC 9,10,11,12 , Yard Waste and Commercial downtown district (Trash and Recycle), operating as scheduled. If anyone is missed their trash will be collected on Thursday.
Information : 301-600-1440
All City sports fields are closed March 20 & 21 2018 due to inclement weather and wet field conditions.
What CITY SPORTS FIELDS CLOSED means – All City leasedfields, including City school fields, are closed for the time framein...
The New Breed Brass Band will take the stage at the Weinberg Center for the Arts on Thursday, April 5 at 7:30pm as part of the theater’s Tivoli Discovery Series. The Tivoli Discovery Series is pay-what-you-want with a suggested donation of $10.
John Healey, Executive Theater Manager
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Weinberg’s Pay-What-You-Want Series Continues with New Breed Brass Band
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The agenda for the March 27 Zoning Board of Appeals hearing is published.
March 27, the City of Frederick Historic Preservation staff will host an informational meeting to present the findings of an architectural history survey of properties located in East Frederick.
Residents of The City of Frederick may drop off bulk items (see list of acceptable items and restrictions) at the Freecycle Roundup, Saturday, April 21, 8 a.m.-2 p.m, at the Public Works facility, 111, Airport Drive East.
The voting record from the March 15 Mayor and Board of Aldermen meeting is published.
Aldermen Ben MacShane and Roger Wilson are looking to talk to constituents about issues that matter to them over a hot cup of coffee.
The two new aldermen have scheduled an informal event at Dublin Roasters Coffee, 1780 N. Market St. on March 24 from 10 a.m. to noon, and all are welcome.
Award winning singer, dancer, and actress Rita Moreno will take the stage at the Weinberg Center for the Arts on Friday, April 6 at 7:30pm as part of the 2018 Frederick Speaker Series. Tickets begin at $40.
Media Contact: John HealeyExecutive Theater Manager, Weinberg Center for the Arts
Frederick Speaker Series to Present EGOT-Winning Actress Rita Moreno
FREDERICK, Md., Wednesda...
The March19 Planning Commission workshop agenda has been revised.
The City is prepared for the closure of local Toys R Us sites, with recommendations to help employees at the company’s retail store on West Patrick Street and at a distribution center in Frederick County.
Toys R Us has been a cherished business in The City of Frederick for decades, said Richard Griffin, the City's director of Economic Development.
The City of Frederick is seeking interested persons to serve on the Historic Preservation Commission. Applicants must be City residents, and have some subject area expertise. Applications are due by 4 p.m. on March 20, 2018.
Mayor Michael O’Connor is pleased to join mayors across the country in encouraging water customers to conserve water, reduce pollution, and possibly set a prize-winning example, by taking the “My Water Pledge” during the month of April.
The public is invited to participate in the discussion of the fiscal year 2019 budget, during public hearings, in April and May before the Board of Aldermen adopts the budget. Departments will present on assigned nights.
The Sold on Frederick program now offers up to $15,000 towards down payment and closing costs to buy a home in the City of Frederick to qualifying applicants.
The agenda for the March 15 Mayor and Board of Aldermen meeting is published.
Keeping his commitment to expand civic engagement, Mayor Michael O’Connor is creating a new opportunity for the public to communicate with City Hall.
The first opportunity for the informal Q&A with the mayor will be 7:30-9 a.m., March 9 at the Waffle House, 317 S. Jefferson St. The public is invited to stop by to chat. No appointment is necessary. Each month, at locations around the City, informal ...
The City is launching Tree Frederick pilot project to encourage residents to plant trees this spring, particularly in NAC 3.As part of the program, residents may get a discount, and purchase trees using a tree guide and order form on the City website.
Nominations are open for the 2018 City of Frederick Historic Preservation Awards.Nomination forms are available at www.cityoffrederick.com/preservation, under "Resources."
Find out about some major infrastructure and recreation projects going on in The City of Frederick in this Channel 99 production.
The Frederick County Office of Transportation Engineering announced that Gas House Pike at Bridge F09-21 over Linganore Creek will be closed for about two months, starting on or about March 5, 2018.
Today, the City of Frederick Planning Department will have a special Neighborhood Advisory Council meeting for those NACs that have any portion of their boundaries within the Historic Preservation Overlay.
Specifically this includes NACs 6,7,9,10,11 and 12. The purpose of the meeting will be to provide an overview of proposed amendments to the Frederick Town Historic District Design Guidelines. The meeting will be at 7 p.m., Feb. 28, in the Municipal Office...
Next week, Frederick Municipal Airport will make its debut at a leading aviation industry conference, where City staff expect to engage a wider audience for the City's uniquely situated and well-appointed airport.
“This is truly the premier professional development event for anyone with responsibility for scheduling or dispatching business aircraft," said Assistant Airport Manager Nick Sabo.
He is excited to announce that Frederick Municipal Airport (FDK) will ...
No drinking of beer, wine or other types of alcoholic beverages is allowed in Frederick City parks, without specific approval from the Board of Aldermen. Recent legislation allows more types of alcohol to be approved, but does not remove the conditions.
Permission must be requested and granted before each event where any type of alcoholic beverage is to be served/consumed.
Mayor Michael O’Connor’s transition committee has begun its mission to explore how every City department functions, how it might do more, do things differently, or should continue as is.Newly formed workgroups begin to examine departmental functions.
Applications for the City Historic Preservation Property Tax Credit are due on April 1, 2018. Tax paying property owners may apply for a credit equal to 25 percent of the properly documented expenditures incurred during 2017.
The City of Frederick made some changes to its parade/walk/race permit process that are effective immediately. A complete list is published online: http://www.cityoffrederick.com/1054/Parades-Walks-Races.
For the latest information about the Monocacy Boulevard project, visit the project's page on the City website.
The Monocacy Boulevard project and the effects of the road closure are a top priority. City engineers, the mayor and police are continuously evaluating potential modifications to traffic controls to improve movement along alternate routes.
The City has added pickleball lines to the tennis courts at: Amber Meadows, Max Kehne, and Monocacy Village Parks.
A new, formal grant application process has been approved for The City of Frederick to fund nonprofit programs.The applications will replace the informal, requests made to the Mayor and Board of Aldermen.
Nonprofits that would like to apply for a grant must attend a workshop at 10 a.m. Oct. 30 in the City Hall boardroom.
City residents are eligible for discounted drug, medical services program.
Frederick County is enrolled in the National Association of Counties’ Live Healthy program that provides discount prescription drugs and medical services, and is open to City residents.
Participants may benefit from savings on dental procedures like exams,...
The project to realign and widen Monocacy Boulevard will soon involve closing much of the road for about 18 months to replace a bridge over the Monocacy River and install four new lanes for through traffic.
The City is giving as much notice as possible and is aware of the inconvenience it will cause to traffic that normally uses Monocacy Boulevard between the City’s downtown and Md. 26.
Monocacy Boulevard will be closed between Gas House Pike and Sc...
On 3/17/18 at approximately 1:52 pm, Officers were on foot patrolling in the downtown area. OFC Scott Long was in the area of N. Market St. and W Patrick St. when a male ran past him dropping a large butcher knife. A group of citizens ...
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Frederick Police Investigate Bank Robbery<_o3a_p>
FREDERICK,MD – On 03/16/18 at approximately 0907hrs FPD officers responded to ...
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Frederick Police Investigate PharmacyRobbery<_o3a_p>
FREDERICK,MD – On 03/14/18 at approximately 0147hrs FPD officers responde...
March 13, 2018<_o3a_p>
Frederick Police Investigate Attempted BankRobbery<_o3a_p>
FREDERICK,MD – On 03/12/18 at approx. 1438hrs FPD officers responde...
On March 9th, 2018, at approximately 1445 hours, Officers Antzcak and Kowalsky, Directed Patrol Team, were on routine patrol in the area of 50 Carroll Creek Way, in the area of the parking garage beneath the businesses.
Officers observed four mal...
On March 7th, 2018 at approximately 0915 hours Officers from the Directed Patrol team, were dispatched to the area of the 100 block of S. Market St in reference to a possible theft in progress.
A local resident observed a subject attempting to take beer fr...
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Police make arrest in a 2 year HumanTrafficking Investigation<_o3a_p>
FREDERICK,MD – On 08/07/16 at approx. 1438hrs FPD officer...
A traffic stop was conducted on the vehicle. Once the vehicle came to a stop, multiple occupants exited the vehicle and started to walk away. As the officers attempted to contact the occupants they observed a handgun in the vehicle.
On 03-02-2018, at approximately 10:15 PM, members of the Frederick Police Department’s Street Crimes Unit observed a vehicle commit a motor vehicle infraction in the area of Walnut Ridge and Spruce Peak Way. A traffic stop was conduct...
Frederick, MD. – On 03/01/18 at approximately 1020 hours, theFrederick Police Department was contacted in reference to a theft/shopliftingincident which had just occurred on Market Street, in the downtown area. Officers wi...
The Frederick Police Department charged a juvenile for an assault that occurred Friday afternoon in the 300 Block of Rockwell Terrace. Officers were called to the area after a female jogger was approached and assaulted by a juvenile male suspect. The vict...
Officers responded to the area of Rosemont Avenue and Wilson Place for the report of a vehicle accident involving injury. Upon arrival, officers observed there to be multiple vehicles involved. During the course of the initial investigation, EMS determine...
Frederick Police Make Arrest In First Degree Assault
On 02/24/2018 at approximately 0513 hours, Frederick Police Officers responded to a report of a stabbing in the 1500 Block of Dockside Drive. Officers arrived and located the victim suffering from a defensive stab wound to the area of his hand. ...
FREDERICK POLICE DEPARTMENT
February 15, 2018
FREDERICK, MD – In February, there have been two incidents of strong-armed robberies and assaults of pizza delivery drivers in the Amber Meadows area (NAC 3). Suspects ha...
February 2, 2018
Frederick Police Arrest 5 for Robbery
02/02/2018 1006 Update – sorry incident occurred on 02/01/2018, not 02/02/2018
January 17, 2018
FPD Investigating Fraud - Help Us Identify Suspects
FREDERICK, MD – The Frederick Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying two suspects in...