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Posted on: April 23, 2014

County Asks Northeast Maryland Waste Disposal Authority to Issue RFP for Waste Management Services

The Board of County Commissioners asked the Northeast Maryland Waste Disposal Authority to issue a Request for Proposals (RFP) to obtain pricing for both short-term and long-term waste transportation and disposal services. ... Read on...

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Posted on: April 23, 2014

Commissioners to Continue Monrovia Town Center Public Hearing

The Frederick Board of County Commissioners will continue the public hearing on the Monrovia Town Center Planned Unit Development – Development Rights and Responsibilities Agreement (#12-06) on Wednesday, April 23, and if... Read on...

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Posted on: April 22, 2014

Revised Renewable Waste-to-Energy Agreement Allows Project to Move Forward . . .

. . . Seeking Replacement Partner

Following prior approval by the Frederick Board of County Commissioners, the Board of Directors of the Northeast Maryland Waste Disposal Authority approved a revised memorandum of... Read on...

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Posted on: April 22, 2014

Drug Awareness Education & Prescription Drug Collection Event to Be Held at Oakdale High - April 23

An informational drug awareness meeting will be held on Wednesday, April 23, 2014, at Oakdale High School, 5850 Eaglehead Drive, Ijamsville, MD. The Sheriff’s Office Drug Task Force will be on hand to display drug... Read on...

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Posted on: April 15, 2014

County to Utilize State Grant to Assist with Pothole Repairs after Extreme Winter Season

The Frederick Board of County Commissioners authorized the use of one-time grant funding from the Maryland Department of Transportation to assist the county with roadway pothole repairs as a result of this winter’s extreme... Read on...

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Posted on: April 14, 2014

Frederick County Drinking Water Meets or Surpasses Standards

Consumer Confidence Reports for calendar year 2013 are now available on the Frederick County Government website www.FrederickCountyMD.gov/WaterQualityReports,... Read on...

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Posted on: April 10, 2014

FCG TV "This Week in Frederick County" Features New Exec Director of Historical Society

Board President Blaine Young interviews new Executive Director Mary Boswell about happenings at the Historical Society o Frederick County.

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Posted on: April 9, 2014

Election Judges Needed for 2014 Gubernatorial Primary Election

Frederick County’s Board of Elections is seeking individuals to serve as election judges at polling places on Primary Election Day, June 24, 2014

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Posted on: April 4, 2014

County Commissioners Consider Enriching Senior Tax Credit

The Frederick Board of County Commissioners agreed to explore ways to enrich the Senior Tax Credit that it implemented on July 1, 2012, at the request of the Commission on Aging and a working group that advocated for a tax... Read on...

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Posted on: April 3, 2014

County Commissioners Move Forward with FY2015 Recommended Operating Budget

Balanced budget with no cuts in services or staffing…

The Frederick Board of County Commissioners today moved forward with a balanced FY2015 Recommended Operating Budget that closed the $13 million deficit presented in... Read on...

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Posted on: April 3, 2014

County Commissioners Meet Goal: Employee Pension Plan Funding Increases to Ninety Percent

The Frederick Board of County Commissioners received a presentation of the Actuarial Valuation Report as of July 1, 2013, for Fiscal Year 2015 for the Frederick County Employees Retirement Plan.

Board President Blaine... Read on...

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Posted on: April 1, 2014

County Seeks Public Input Regarding Pedestrian Accessibility

The Frederick County Division of Public Works seeks public input regarding its ongoing effort to comply with Americans with Disabilities Act pedestrian accessibility standards.

The division is currently inspecting all... Read on...

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Posted on: March 31, 2014

Frederick County Fire & Rescue Initiatives Result in Budgetary Savings

The Frederick Board of County Commissioners today commended the new Division of Fire & Rescue Services management team for achieving budgetary savings over the last six months and then determining the reallocation of those... Read on...

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Posted on: March 27, 2014

Frederick County Agencies Benefit from Online Donations

The Frederick County Treasury encourages citizens to utilize the county’s innovative service for making online contributions to various agencies.

So far, the Animal Control and Pet Adoption Center and Department of Aging... Read on...

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Posted on: March 20, 2014

County to Explore Waiving Impact Fees for Farmers Who Give Land to Family Members

The Frederick Board of County Commissioners today directed staff to prepare a proposal for the board’s consideration that would waive all fees, including impact fees, for a farmer who would like to give a lot to a family... Read on...

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Posted on: March 19, 2014

County to Proceed to Trial Concerning Sale of CCRC - MAL Facility

Circuit Court Judge Theresa Adams today issued opinions in the litigation brought by the opponents to the sale of the Citizens Care & Rehabilitation Center and Montevue Assisted Living facility. In one opinion, she... Read on...

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Posted on: March 6, 2014

Commissioners Move Forward with Senior Needs Assessment & Look to Expand Senior Property Tax Credit

The Frederick Board of County Commissioners held a public hearing to continue discussion of the needs of the older adult population in Frederick County.

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Posted on: March 6, 2014

County Responds to Community Concerns about Assistance for Underprivileged

In response to concerns and questions raised from those in the community, Frederick County Government would like to clarify its long-standing history of providing assistance to the underprivileged.

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Posted on: August 15, 2013

Visit County Website Document Center for Previous Press Releases

Releases are stored under "Board of County Commissioners."

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