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Posted on: November 18, 2019

City Announces New Communications Manager

Ashley Waters

The City of Frederick is pleased to announce the hiring of Ashley Waters as the City’s new Communications Manager.

FREDERICK, MD – November 18, 2019:  The City of Frederick is pleased to announce the hiring of Ashley Waters as the City’s new Communications Manager. The Communications Manager is a redesigned role for the City of Frederick t...

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Frederick News
Posted on: November 18, 2019

I-270 Pre-NEPA Upcoming Public Workshops

Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration (MDOT SHA) invites the public to learn more at a series of upcoming workshops

Upcoming Workshops:

  1. Wednesday, November 20, 2019 | 6:30PM-8:30PM | Urbana Fire Dept Banquet Hall | 3602 Urbana Pike, Frederick MD, 21704
  2. Thursday, November 21, 2019 | 6:30PM-8:30PM | Activity Center at Bohrer Park | 506 South Frederick Ave, Gaithersburg MD,...
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Additional Info... Frederick News
Posted on: November 14, 2019

Mayor O'Connor to host Q & A

Meet with Mayor O'Connor one on one

Mayor Michael O'Connor will host a Q & A with residents who would like to meet with the Mayor for 10 minutes one on one.  The Q & A will be held at the Dunkin Donuts at 2198 Old Farm Drive in Frederick on Friday, November 22 from 7AM to 9...

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Frederick News
Posted on: November 14, 2019

UPDATED Adequate Public Facilities Ordinance Public Meeting

Additional information on the proposed changes to the City's Adequate Public Facilities Ordinance (APFO) now available.

Additional information on the proposed changes to the City’s Adequate Public Facilities Ordinance (APFO) is now available online at http://www.cityoffrederick.com/1287/APFO Staff will be presenting this information at two public meetings next week: On Mon...

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Frederick News
Posted on: November 13, 2019

Frederick Police Department Accreditation Public Hearing

On Monday, November 18, 2019 a team of assessors from by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies Inc.

Frederick Police Department Accreditation Public Hearing and Public Call-In Session

On Monday, November 18, 2019 a team of assessors from by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies Inc., (CALEA®) will arrive in Frederick for an...

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Frederick News
Posted on: November 12, 2019

Parks & Recreation Commission Meeting cancelled

The November 12, 2019 Parks & Recreation Commission Meeting has been cancelled.

The Parks & Recreation Commission Meeting scheduled for November 12, 2019 has been cancelled.

Frederick News
Posted on: November 8, 2019

Lawn Fertilizer Blackout Dates

Lawn fertilizer blackout dates will be in effect beginning on November 16, 2019 through February 29, 2020.

Lawn fertilizer blackout dates will be in effect beginning on November 16, 2019 through February 29, 2020 as authorized by Maryland’s Lawn Fertilizer Law.

Nitrogen and phosphorus are the key nutrients found in most lawn fertilizers and are a thre...

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Frederick News
Posted on: November 5, 2019

UPDATED Veterans Day Closure and Service Changes

Veterans Day

Updated to include FREE parking at all City meters and parking garages.

Updated release here

Frederick News
Posted on: November 4, 2019

Veterans Day Closure and Service Changes

Veterans Day

City Office Closure and Trash/Yard Waste Changes Due to Holiday

See release here

Frederick News
Posted on: November 1, 2019

Adequate Public Facilities Ordinance Public Meeting

City hosting public information meeting to update community

On November 19, 2019, staff from the City’s Department of Public Works, Planning Division, and Legal Department will be hosting a public information meeting to update the community on proposed changes to the Adequate Public Facilities Ordinance ...

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Frederick News
Posted on: October 21, 2019

Prescribed Burn Scheduled in City Watershed

A prescribed burn is scheduled to restore a stand of pitch pine that is about 90 years old, at the end of its life span in the city watershed property off Gambrill Park Road between October 28 and November 8, 2019.

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Frederick News
Posted on: October 14, 2019

Mayor O'Connor calls for Closed Session

Mayor Michael O'Connor has requested a Closed Session on Wednesday, Oct 16

Mayor Michael O’Connor has requested a Closed Session on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 immediately following the Mayor and Board of Aldermen Workshop. Mayor O’Connor will request a vote of the Aldermen to convene the meeting as a Closed ...

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Frederick News
Posted on: October 10, 2019

Mandatory Orientation to Apply for FY 2021 Community Promotion Grants

All nonprofit, 501(c)(3) organizations considering applying for a City grant must attend an orientation at 11 a.m. on Oct. 24 in the City Hall Boardroom.

Any nonprofit, 501(c)(3), organization that is considering applying for a grant from the City must attend a workshop at 11 a.m. Oct. 24 in the City Hall boardroom to learn about the application process.

  • Applications will be available immediately following ...
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Additional Info... Frederick News
Posted on: October 10, 2019

I-270 P3 Update

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MDOT to update the City and County on the I-270 P3 Project and Route 15 improvements.

FREDERICK, MD –Oct. 10, 2019:  City and County elected officials will have a joint meeting at City Hall to hear MDOT updates on the I-270 P3 Project and U.S. Route 15 improvements.  The joint meeting will take place on Wednesda...

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Additional Info... Frederick News
Posted on: October 3, 2019

2030 Strategic Plan Update

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Upcoming Mayor & Board Workshop to Review the 2030 Strategic Plan

2030 Strategic Plan Update

On Wednesday, October 9th at 3:00PM, we encourage City residents and businesses to join us at City Hall for our Mayor & Board Workshop.  The Mayor and Board of Aldermen will be reviewing the most up-to-date, working ...

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Additional Info... Frederick News
Posted on: October 2, 2019

Traffic Advisory - Road Closure

Extended Closure of Walter Martz Road at Christopher’s Crossing.

As part of ongoing construction to extend Christopher’s Crossing between Walter Martz Road/Poole Jones Rd and Crestone Dr, The City of Frederick will be closing Walter Martz Road at Christopher’s Crossing in order to complete construct...

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Frederick News
Posted on: September 24, 2019

City's 2020 Comprehensive Plan Update

City’s Division of Planning now accepting requests to consider the reclassification of land use for individual properties.

The Division of Planning is currently accepting requests to consider the reclassification of land use for individual properties during the 2020 Comprehensive Plan update. 

All interested property owners or their agents must complete the applicatio...

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Frederick News
Posted on: August 14, 2019

Weinberg Earns Major State Grant, Recognized for Success

Weinberg

The Weinberg Center receives a $158,908 grant for “outstanding service to Maryland’s arts community” from the Maryland State Arts Council.
When did you last check out what's on at the Weinberg Center?

Do you know about the artistic, cultural, entertaining activities available to you at the Weinberg Center for the Arts? 

Don't let a great show pass you by: https://weinbergcenter.org/

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Additional Info... Frederick News