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Posted on: July 18, 2014

County Calls for Critical Farms Program Applications - Due By Aug 15

The Frederick Agricultural Land Preservation Program has opened up an application cycle in the Frederick County Critical Farms Program. The Critical Farms Program assists full-time farmers in purchasing new farmland and... Read on...

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Posted on: July 17, 2014

Summer Sales Event Announced for County's Mulch Product: July 19 - Aug 9

The Department of Solid Waste Management has announced that it will conduct a summer sales event for the mulch produced and sold at its primary Yard Waste Recycling Site, located at 9031 Reichs Ford Road in Frederick.
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Posted on: July 10, 2014

Commissioners Recognize County Divisions for Achieving 100% of Board's Business-Friendly Goals

The Frederick Board of County Commissioners recognized the Frederick County Community Development Division and other county divisions for achieving 100 percent of the 265 “business-friendly initiatives” that have helped ease... Read on...

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Posted on: July 8, 2014

Current Board of County Commissioners Obtains Highest Bond Rating in Frederick County History

Major municipal rating agencies responded favorably to a recent bond statement presentation on behalf of the Frederick Board of County Commissioners and assigned the highest bond ratings to Frederick County, Maryland, in the... Read on...

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Posted on: June 30, 2014

County Receives $1.6 Million from Matan Companies to Move Urbana MS Project Forward

Matan Companies presented a check for $1,600,000 to Frederick County Treasurer Diane Fox as payment associated with the planned fit-out for Urbana Middle School, as required in an Adequate Public Facilities letter of... Read on...

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Posted on: June 24, 2014

County Commissioners Adopt Balanced Operating Budget & Capital Improvements Program

Historical last budget to be approved by a Board of County Commissioners…

As Frederick County prepares to transition to Charter Government on December 1, 2014, today’s approval of a balanced budget marks the last time a... Read on...

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Posted on: July 2, 2014

Public Works Division Publishes Accessibility Self Evaluation Report

The Frederick County Division of Public Works announced the release of a county-wide Self Evaluation Report in response to its ongoing effort to comply with Americans with Disabilities Act pedestrian accessibility standards.... Read on...

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Posted on: June 21, 2014

Proposals Received for Transportation & Disposal of Frederick County Non-Recycled Solid Waste

On April 23, 2014, the Northeast Maryland Waste Disposal Authority, on behalf of the Frederick Board of County Commissioners, requested proposals for waste management services for non-recycled solid waste received at the... Read on...

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Posted on: May 30, 2014

Health Department Announces Annual Open Burn Ban

The Frederick County Health Department reminds county property owners that there is a ban on open burning in effect from June 1st through August 31st. No open burning permits can be used during this time period. This ban... Read on...

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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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Posted on: June 17, 2014

Stay Safe in Hot Weather

Summer heat is here! Don't forget to take the necessary precautions to avoid heat-related illnesses. Drink plenty of fluids, NEVER leave pets or children in a car, check on elderly relatives or neighbors, and take it easy... Read on...

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Public Works

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Posted on: April 23, 2014

Maryland Route 85 - I-270 Short Term Improvement Project

The Frederick County Office of Transportation Engineering advises the public that the Francis O. Day Company will begin work on the MD 85 at I-270 Short Term Improvement Project.

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Posted on: May 9, 2014

Boyers Mill Road Bridge Relocation over Lake Linganore

Boyers Mill Road Bridge

The Frederick County Office of Transportation Engineering advises the public that Concrete General, Inc., of Gaithersburg, Maryland, will begin work on replacing the Boyers Mill Road Bridge over Lake Linganore on or around May 12, 2014.

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Posted on: July 1, 2014

Reichs Ford Road Closed between Ijamsville Rd. & Bartonsville Rd.

The Office of Highway Operations announce today that Reichs Ford Road will be closed between Ijamsville Road and Bartonsville Road.

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