County Executive Jan Gardner presented her Fiscal Year 2019 proposed budget with an emphasis on maintaining world-class schools, safe communities and serving people. For the fourth year in a row, the budget holds the line on taxes, with no increase to income or property tax rates.
“The budget is lean, sensible, balanced and fiscally responsible,” Executive Gardner said. “The budget shapes our future as defined by community priorities and values. It delivers results – exceptional schools, safe communities, a vibrant economy, and a high quality of life.” Press Release Budget Message Budget Presentation For more information, visit the Budget Office webpage.
County Executive Jan Gardner announced that all three major bond rating agencies have reaffirmed Frederick County Government’s AAA bond rating due to conservative and stable financial management and a prospering economy. AAA stable is the highest possible rating a county can receive.