Posted on: March 24, 2017

County Executive Gardner Launches "Executive Summary" Newsletter

What’s a great way to find out about the latest initiatives, upcoming events, ongoing projects and breaking news in Frederick County Government? Get up-to-the-minute news and information from County Executive Jan Gardner in her new “Executive ...

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

Citizens Care & Rehabilitation Center Receives Five Star Rating for Overall Quality

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services recently announced that Citizens Care and Rehabilitation Center of Frederick has received a five star rating for overall quality of care.

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

Gardner Highlights Good Things Happening in Frederick County

County Executive Jan Gardner commended Frederick County Government employees for their outstanding efforts to help residents, save taxpayers money and streamline online operations.

“I am so excited to recognize the accomplishments of our employee...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

Construction to Begin on Northern Section of Boyers Mill Road

The Frederick County Office of Transportation Engineering announced today that construction on the Northern Section of Boyers Mill Road (BMR) by Kinsley Construction, Inc. will start on or about April 3, 2017.

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Posted on: March 20, 2017

Rating Agencies Reaffirm Frederick County (Md.)'s AAA Bond Ratings

Citing Frederick County Government’s strong fiscal management and a growing economy, all three major bond rating agencies have reaffirmed the County’s AAA bond ratings.

County Executive Jan Gardner’s video statement can be viewed onli...

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Posted on: March 16, 2017

Executive Gardner Urges Community to Provide Input in Shaping County Budget

Citizens invited to give feedback on priorities for Operating Budget

Today County Executive Jan Gardner urged the community to provide input to help shape the budget and shared information to consider regarding Operating Budget Requests and FY2018 Capital ...

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Posted on: March 9, 2017

Executive Gardner Outlines Legislative Advocacy Efforts

County Executive Jan Gardner’s public information briefing today focused on legislative initiatives impacting Frederick County that are making their way through the General Assembly. The county is actively engaged in issues related to school constru...

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Posted on: March 2, 2017

Executive Gardner Announces Cost Savings for School Construction in Work Group Final Report

County Executive Jan Gardner today released the final report of the School Construction Work Group she appointed a year ago.  The recommendations of the Work Group achieve her goal to lower school construction costs by 8 – 10 percent, i...

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Posted on: March 27, 2017

Catoctin High School Shooting Threat Uncovered

On Thursday, March 23, 2017, Catoctin High School officials were notified by a concerned parent of the potential threat of violence towards the school. Administrators immediately contacted the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office and an investigati...

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Posted on: March 21, 2017

Deputy Involved Shooting 3-21-17

On March 20, 2017 at 11:57 pm deputies from the Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to the 6100 block of Mississippi Lane for an open 911 call.  Deputies received further information while responding indicating that the caller’s son was acting very ...

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Posted on: March 6, 2017

Abduction Scams

The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office has handled multiple reports of abduction scams in the past week.  The victims received calls from an individual claiming to have the victim’s relative and that if money is not sent, they ...

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Posted on: March 10, 2016

GOBLE SENTENCED FOR POSSESSION OF VIDEO OF CHILD ENGAGED IN CERTAIN SEXUAL ACTS

FREDERICK- John Harley Goble, 28, of Mount Airy, MD, was sentenced yesterday by the Honorable Theresa Adams to 15 years with all but 9 months suspended. Goble will serve the first three months of his sentence at the Frederick County Adult Detention Center...Read on...