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Posted on: May 21, 2018

Weekend Night Closure Planned for Boyers Mill Road from Bridge to Gas House Pike

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The Frederick County Office of Transportation Engineering announced today that Boyers Mill Road from the bridge to Gas House Pike will have weekend night closures from June 8 at 8 p.m. through June 11 at 6 a.m. to complete surface paving during the night ...

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Posted on: May 21, 2018

Voter Registration Deadline Nears

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Frederick County
residents who wish to register to vote in the June 26, 2018 GubernatorialPrimary Election are reminded that the deadline for voter registration is 9
p.m. on Tuesday, June 5, 2018
.  <_o3a_p>

The same deadlineapplies to voters who are...

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Posted on: May 19, 2018

Frederick County Announces Post-Storm Assessment Survey to Help Residents and Businesses

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The Frederick County Emergency Management Division today released a post-storm assessment survey to help residents and businesses recovering from recent heavy rain and flooding that impacted the area over the last week. The surveys are due by June 15.

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Posted on: May 18, 2018

Flooded Wells, Sewage Spills and Sewage Back-ups

As a result of recent storms, residents are experiencing flooded wells, sewage spills, and sewage back-ups.

Any and all areas containing sewage should be remediated as soon as possible in order to maintain a healthy living environment. Thorough cleaning of...

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Posted on: May 17, 2018

Executive Gardner Issues Local State of Emergency Due to Impact of Rains and Floods in Frederick

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Citizens urged to use caution and never try to cross flooded roads . . . 

During a press conference, County Executive Jan Gardner provided an assessment of the effect of recent heavy rains and life-threatening floods that have caused widespread da...

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Posted on: May 15, 2018

County Reminds Residents: "When Flooded Turn Around, Don’t Drown”

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During spring, Frederick County experiences severe weather and is at risk for flooding, damaging winds, tornadoes, hail and lighting. The Department of Emergency Preparedness reminds citizens not to drive through flooded areas during heavy rains.

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Posted on: May 15, 2018

Roddy Road Re-Opened Near Covered Bridge

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Roddy Road re-opened after Frederick County Highway Operations repaired the over-height warning portal on the road north of the covered bridge near Thurmont. The portal was struck by a truck on May 11, 2018. The Roddy Road Covered Bridge was not harmed, a...

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Posted on: May 10, 2018

County Executive Gardner Kicks Off Frederick County Public Libraries' Summer Challenge

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Frederick County Executive Jan Gardner kicked off the Frederick County Public Libraries’ annual Summer Challenge, which will officially run from May 15 – Aug. 31. This year’s Summer Challenge will feature events and programs ...

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Posted on: May 10, 2018

Frederick County Sheriff's Office to Hold 287(g) Steering Committee Meeting

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The Frederick County Sheriff's Office is pleased to announce that it will hold its annual 287(g) Steering Committee meeting on June 13, 2018, at 7:00 p.m.  The meeting will be held in the First Floor Hearing Room of Winchester Hall which is locat...

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Posted on: May 7, 2018

Frederick County Animal Control and Adoption Center to Hold 18th Annual Open House - May 26

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The Frederick County Animal Control and Adoption Center will hold its 18th Annual Open House, Saturday, May 26, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at 1832 Rosemont Avenue.

The Frederick County Animal Control and Adoption Center is the county’s only...

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Posted on: May 5, 2018

Department of Aging & Copper Ridge Integrace Institute to Sponsor Caregiver Educational Series

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Presenting Information on the Latest Findings in Dementia Research

The Frederick County Department of Aging and Copper Ridge Integrace Institute are partnering to sponsor a Caregiver Educational Series in Frederick that will present information on the late...

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Posted on: May 1, 2018

Frederick County Emergency Responders to Conduct Community Preparedness Seminar on June 2

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Frederick County emergency responders will conduct a free community preparedness seminar on June 2 from 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. at the Public Safety Training Facility, 5370 Public Safety Place, Frederick.  Attendance will be restricted to the first 30...

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Posted on: April 26, 2018

Frederick County Growth Opportunity Strategy to Lay Foundation for Job Attraction and Creation

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Frederick County is a good place to do business, with a
strong diverse industry base, substantial assets, and opportunities forbusinesses and job growth, according to an analysis by the Jacob France
Institute of the University of Baltimore and TEConom...

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Posted on: April 25, 2018

Department of Aging to Begin Monthly Community Outreach in Middletown

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The Frederick County Department of Aging announced that it
will hold monthly community outreach services in Middletown, Md., beginning onMay 7 at Middletown Town Hall. <_o3a_p>

Program Specialists
will be onsite the first Monday of every month from 1-...

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Posted on: April 25, 2018

Emergency Management Partners with National Weather Service to Offer SKYWARN® Flood Course

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Do you have an interest in weather, specifically, heavy
rain and flooding? Would you like to be able to help your local NationalWeather Service office by providing the ground truth on the atmosphere that we
observe from radar, satellites and various r...

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Posted on: April 24, 2018

County Executive Gardner Affirms Support for Fire & Rescue Personnel

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Public safety is a top priority for Frederick County

Frederick County Executive Jan Gardner expressed her appreciation and continued support to the men and women in the fire and rescue service. She assured the public that the county is providing a high lev...

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Posted on: April 11, 2018

Voter Registration Volunteer Training Available

Training is nowavailable at the Frederick County Board of Elections for those individuals who
wish to register persons to vote.  To qualify as a Voter RegistrationVolunteer, a person must be of voting age and be instructed in accordance with...

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Posted on: April 13, 2018

Highway Operations Announces Temporary Closure of Sumantown Road at Bridge over Catoctin Creek

The Frederick County Office of Highway Operations announced
that there will be a temporary road closure on Sumantown Road at thebridge over Catoctin Creek between Old Middletown Road and Maryland Route 383
(Broad Run Rd). <_o3a_p>

The closure will start on or...

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Posted on: February 21, 2018

Frederick County Housing Fair to Be Held on June 16 - Save the Date!

Save the
date!  The Frederick County Department of Housing & CommunityDevelopment and the Frederick Affordable Housing Council will hold a Housing
Fair from 9:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. on June 16
to provide opportunities forcommunity p...

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