Posted on: November 22, 2017

Tree Stands at City Hall for Season

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'Tis the Season: City Hall has a 22-foot blue spruce tree, donated by Ben Arneson, Water Department superintendent.

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Posted on: November 15, 2017

Thanksgiving: Offices Closed, Parking Free

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Thanksgiving, on Nov. 23, marks the start of free weekend parking throughout the City -- through New Year's day. Services, such as collection of trash and yard waste, change for the holiday.

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Posted on: November 22, 2017

Thanksgiving & The City of Frederick Turkey Giveaway

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Thanks to the generosity and volunteerism of nearly 50 people, Wegmans, Aldi and CarMax, 1,000 families will have a full Thanksgiving meal with turkey and side dishes at no cost.

Volunteers and The Frederick Community Action Agency bagged up and handed out 1,000 turkeys and side dishes from Wegmans, on Nov. 21, during the agency’s annual Thanksgiving meal giveaway. Aldi and CarMax each donated $1,000 for the cause too.

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Posted on: November 22, 2017

Public Meeting Schedule for Week of Nov. 27

The schedule of public meetings for the week of Nov. 27 is published.

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Posted on: November 22, 2017

Agenda for Dec. 7 Mayor and Board Meeting

The agenda for the Dec. 7 Mayor and Board of Aldermen meeting is published.

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Posted on: November 16, 2017

Community Garden Spaces Must Be Cleaned Out

Anyone who reserved a community garden plot from The City of Frederick this year must clean it out by Dec. 4 to allow for mowing by the Parks Division staff.

Please remove any plant material and any and all other objects, such as fencing, trellis, pots, signs, tools, chairs and furniture. Please leave the City plot number signs in place. Any items left after Dec. 4 will be removed and discarded, and the plots ...

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Posted on: November 17, 2017

Voting Record from Nov. 16 Meeting

The voting record from the Nov. 16 Mayor and Board of Aldermen meeting is published.

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Posted on: November 15, 2017

City Leaders to Meet with County Delegation

The current and incoming Mayor and Board of Aldermen of will have a meeting with the Frederick County delegation at 8 a.m. Nov. 30, 2017.

The current and incoming Mayor and Board of Aldermen of will have a meeting with the state delegation Nov. 30, 2017.State senators and delegates representing Frederick County are scheduled to meet City officials at 8 a.m. in the City Hall, Boardroom, 101 ...

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Posted on: November 13, 2017

UPDATE: Dec. 14 Inauguration Schedule

Doors will open at noon for The City of Frederick inauguration ceremony Dec. 14 at the Weinberg Center for the Arts.

Mayor-Elect Michael O'Connor and all five aldermen will be sworn in and begin their four-year terms.

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Posted on: November 13, 2017

4 New Shows, Including Straight No Chaser and Sal Valentinetti, Added to Weinberg Center Lineup

A capella sensation Straight No Chaser, “America’s Got Talent” crooner Sal Valentinetti, international hit Menopause the Musical, and Bee Gees tribute band The New York Bee Gees are set to join the Weinberg Center for the Arts’ 2017-2018 season.

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Posted on: November 14, 2017

Regional Transportation Committee Seeks Volunteers

Are you or someone you know interested in weighing in on regional transportation issues?

Community leaders and residents from across the metropolitan Washington region are invited to apply to serve on the 2018 Citizens Advisory Committee to the National Capital Region Transportation Planning Board (TPB).

Application Deadline: December 15, 2017...

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Posted on: November 13, 2017

Airport Assistant Manager Earns Professional Accreditation

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Frederick Municipal Airport's assistant manager has earned distinction as an airport management executive.

Nicholas E. Sabo, A.A.E., assistant airport manager, has been awarded the distinction of accredited airport

executive by the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE).

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Posted on: November 9, 2017

Police Have Remote Interpreting Service Capability

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Frederick Police are better able to serve the deaf and hard of hearing on site, using a new remote interpreting service.

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Posted on: November 8, 2017

“America’s Got Talent” Favorites Light up the Stage on Black Friday

Amidst the hustle and bustle of holiday shopping, “America’s Got Talent” semi-finalists Lightwire Theater will celebrate the season at the Weinberg Center for the Arts on Friday, November 24 at 2:00pm. Tickets begin at $15

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Posted on: November 9, 2017

Funding Available for Projects Helping Community

Between Jan. 3 and 10, 2018, organizations that would like to apply for funding out of The City of Frederick’s annual community development block grant may submit their project proposals.

Available funding is part of the 2018 Annual Action Plan, an element of the Consolidated Plan prepared as part of the City’s participation in the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development block grant program. 

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Posted on: November 6, 2017

The City has added pickleball lines to the tennis courts at:

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The City has added pickleball lines to the tennis courts at: Amber Meadows, Max Kehne, and Monocacy Village Parks.

Frederick News
Posted on: November 3, 2017

Monocacy Boulevard Information

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For the latest information about the Monocacy Boulevard project, visit the project's page on the City website.

The Monocacy Boulevard project and the effects of the road closure are a top priority. City engineers, the mayor and police are continuously evaluating potential modifications to traffic controls to improve movement along alternate routes.  

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Posted on: November 2, 2017

Airport Enhances Stormwater Management

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Essential stages of the Frederick Municipal Airport Runway expansion have been completed, with the installation of new storm drains.

The Airport recently completed installation of over 4,900 feet of storm drain pipe. The newly installed pipe enhances the airport’s overall stormwater management system, and ensures runoff from future development won’t pose a flooding ...

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Posted on: November 8, 2017

Municipal Government at Work

IMG_-ia3xvl halved Municipal Government Works Month for November.

The Maryland Municipal League started the Municipal Government Works program in 1993 to promote local government, civic engagement and education each November. MML President Jake Romanell attended when Frederick proclaimed its support.

Oct. 25, Mayor Pro Tem Kelly Russell presented the November Municipal Government Works Month proclamation signed by Mayor Randy McClement, who was absent, to Maryland Municipal League President Jake Romanell, New Market councilmember. Pictured, Alderman M...

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Frederick News
Posted on: November 1, 2017

Property Revitalization Replaces Blight on West Fourth Street

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The Murphys took an eyesore and turned it to elegance.

The transformation of 20 W. Fourth St. to a showplace brings to a successful close the story of the City's commitment to revitalize a blighted property. At the close of long and litigious process that included appeals to the U.S. Supreme Court, the City o...

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Posted on: October 25, 2017

Frederick: Municipal Government Works!

IMG_-ia3xvl halved Municipal Government Works Month for November.

Oct. 25, the City will proclaim November Municipal Government Works Month. The Maryland Municipal League started the program in 1993 to promote municipal government awareness, civic engagement and education.

WHEREAS:    The City of Frederick was incorporated in 1748, and Maryland is home to 156 other municipalities; and 

WHEREAS:    Municipal government represents the most responsive level of government, allowing &a...

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Posted on: November 2, 2017

Board of Supervisors of Elections Meeting

The Board of Supervisors of Elections will meet tomorrow, Oct. 31, 2017, at 12 p.m. in room 212, City Hall, 101 N. Court St.

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Posted on: October 20, 2017

Process Changes for Nonprofits to Get City Grants

A new, formal grant application process has been approved for The City of Frederick to fund nonprofit programs.
The applications will replace the informal, requests made to the Mayor and Board of Aldermen.

Nonprofits that would like to apply for a grant must attend a workshop at 10 a.m. Oct. 30 in the City Hall boardroom.

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Posted on: October 23, 2017

Discount on Health Services, Medications Possible

City residents are eligible for discounted drug, medical services program.

Frederick County is enrolled in the National Association of Counties’ Live Healthy program that provides discount prescription drugs and medical services, and is open to City residents.

Participants may benefit from savings on dental procedures like exams,...

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Posted on: October 19, 2017

City Earns High Marks for LGBTQ Inclusivity

“This score reflects what I expect to be happening inside City government, and out in the public: fairness and inclusion for every person.” -- Mayor Randy McClement
Frederick scored 100 percent on the Municipal Equality Index measure of inclusiveness.

Frederick earned a score of 100 percent on a Municipal Equality Index measure of inclusiveness, according to The Human Rights Campaign, a leading advocate for gender equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer people. The Human Rights Campa...

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Posted on: October 18, 2017

Flying Dog Film Series Screening of “The Princess Bride”to be Replaced with “Edward Scissorhands”

The Weinberg Center’s 2017-2018 Flying Dog Film Series will continue on Wednesday, October 25 with the 1992 Oscar-nominated drama “A Few Good Men.” The film will screen at 7:30pm, with a pre-show happy hour beginning at 6:30pm.

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Posted on: October 17, 2017

Carroll Creek Park Applications for 2018 due by November 1, 2017

Carroll Creek Park Applications for 2018 due by November 1, 2017

Carroll Creek Park Applications for 2018 due November 1, 2017.    For application information, please email sstamper@cityoffrederick.com. 

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Posted on: October 1, 2017

Leaf Collection Starts Oct. 23

The City's leaf collection campaign starts Monday, Oct. 23. No leaves should be set out until Oct. 22.

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Posted on: October 4, 2017

Monocacy Blvd. to Close for Major Redesign, Bridge Work

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The project to realign and widen Monocacy Boulevard will soon involve closing much of the road for about 18 months to replace a bridge over the Monocacy River and install four new lanes for through traffic.

The City is giving as much notice as possible and is aware of the inconvenience it will cause to traffic that normally uses Monocacy Boulevard between the City’s downtown and Md. 26.

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Posted on: September 7, 2017

Federal Support Advances Airport Extension Project

FREDERICK, MD – Sept. 6, 2017: The Frederick Municipal Airport expansion recently received substantial funding support from the Federal Aviation Administration’s Airport Improvement Program.

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Posted on: September 6, 2017

Road Runners Club Touts Frederick's Running Features

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This year, the Road Runners Club of America found Frederick’s community infrastructure, community support and local government support for running worthy of its Runner Friendly Community Designation.

The goal of the RRCA’s Runner Friendly Community program is to shine a national spotlight on communities that stand out as runner-friendly and to provide incentives and ideas for communities to work towards becoming runner-friendly communities.

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Posted on: August 16, 2017

State of the City Remarks

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State of the City highlights: Airport construction. Business construction. Manufacturers' news. Population growth. Public safety. Transportation projects. ... See the complete text of Mayor Randy McClement's remarks ...

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