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Posted on: February 26, 2015

County to Hold Outreach Meeting on Proposed Changes to Water and Sewer Rules and Regulations

Community Outreach

In an effort to communicate and answer questions regarding proposed changes to the Water and Sewer Rules and Regulations, the Frederick County Division of Utilities and Solid Waste Management (DUSWM) is conducting an outreach meeting on Friday, February 2...Read on...

Posted on: February 26, 2015

New Tone for County Government: County Executive Gardner Expresses Appreciation to County Employees

County Executive Jan Gardner

Frederick County Executive Jan Gardner today expressed her appreciation to Frederick County Government employees and announced initiatives to reinstate several personnel policies, recognize exemplary service and acknowledge the dedication of the employees...Read on...

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Posted on: February 26, 2015

Frederick County Council to Hold Public Hearing on March 3 on Deer Management Bill

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The Frederick County Council has scheduled a hearing to take public input about proposed legislation to expand the ability of certain individuals to use rifles to harvest deer under a “Deer Management Permit.” The hearing will be held on Tuesday, March 3,...Read on...

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Posted on: February 19, 2015

Gardner Announces Proposals to Ensure Quality Infrastructure & Advance Economic Development

County Executive Gardner

County Executive Jan Gardner announced proposals that would ensure quality infrastructure in Frederick County and advance economic development. Executive Gardner would require oversight by the Division of Utilities and Solid Waste Management regarding th...Read on...

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Posted on: February 12, 2015

County Executive Gardner Announces Appointments to Ethics Task Force

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Frederick County Executive Jan Gardner today announced appointments to an Ethics Task Force consisting of citizens with an interest or experience in ethics rules and regulations either in the private sector or in government. The task force will review th...Read on...

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Posted on: February 3, 2015

Frederick County Executive Gardner Appoints Horn As Community Development Division Director

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Frederick County Executive Jan Gardner today announced the appointment of Steve Horn as director of the Community Development Division, effective February 23. The division is comprised of the Planning & Development Review Department, Permits & In...Read on...

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Posted on: January 28, 2015

Executive Gardner Recognizes Yellow Springs Elementary School Teacher As Milken Award Recipient

In the midst of loud cheers and applause from students, teachers, staff and local dignitaries, Frederick County Executive Jan Gardner joined Dr. Teresa Alban, superintendent of Frederick County Public Schools (FCPS), in recognizing Maggie Hawk, a first-gr...Read on...

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Posted on: January 22, 2015

Ethics Commission Issues Advisory Opinion for Council Members Employed By Board of Education

The Frederick County Ethics Commission recently issued Advisory Opinion #14-05 concluding that employment as Frederick County Public Schools teachers will not create a conflict of interest for County Council Members Jerry Donald and Jessica Fitzwater when...Read on...

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Public Works

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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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TransIT

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Posted on: February 4, 2015

Rt. 85 Shuttle Improvement Survey

TransIT is in the process of updating the Route 85 Shuttle route and schedule to better meet the transportation needs of the customers and employees who currently use the shuttle, and to meet the transportation needs of those who would use it if it were m...Take the Survey...

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Posted on: January 2, 2015

TransIT ezFARE available for download!

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TransIT ezFARE, the mobile ticketing app, allows you to purchase your bus passes with your smart phone, including the new one-day pass. Download for free on Android or Apple Devices!

Apple users: https://appsto.re/us/6ytX4.i
Android users:https://pl...Learn More...

Posted on: November 26, 2014

Weather Related Route Changes

Safety is our TOP PRIORITY and it is our goal to operate all transportation services as scheduled. However, when inclement weather causes hazardous driving conditions, TransIT may temporarily detour from the regular route to travel a safer alternate rout...Learn More...

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