Education Glade Valley Government 

Applicants Sought for Board of Education

Frederick County Executive Jan Gardner is soliciting letters of interest from individuals to fill an anticipated vacancy on the Frederick County Board of Education. The appointed individual will serve an unexpired term that ends in December of 2020. To be considered for the seat, individuals must be residents of and registered voters in Frederick County. Anyone interested in applying should submit a letter of interest and a resume to Administrative Officer Joyce Grossnickle, Office of the County Executive, Winchester Hall, 12 East Church Street, Frederick, Md. 21701, or by email to fcgboards@FrederickCountyMD.gov. Applications should include…

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Business Government 

Business Is Booming in Frederick County

One hundred percent of Frederick County businesses asked during Business Appreciation Week said they like doing business here, County Executive Jan Gardner announced today during her weekly public information briefing. “Our high quality of life is one of the main factors driving the economic growth in Frederick County, along with location and growth potential,” said Executive Gardner. “Clearly Frederick County is a great place to do business!” A record number of Frederick County businesses expect to expand in the coming year, according to feedback received during the county’s 18th annual Business Appreciation Week visits. Executive Gardner…

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Glade Valley Government 

FEMA to Hold Community Coordination & Outreach Meeting about New Flood Maps

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), Region III, and state officials will hold a Community Coordination & Outreach meeting for Frederick County residents from 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 27.  They will share a presentation during the first hour and leave time for questions about the draft flood maps to see where identified flood risk may be changing. The meeting will be held in the third floor meeting room of Winchester Hall, 12 E. Church Street. Frederick County received an updated Flood Insurance Study report and Flood…

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Glade Valley Government 

CE Gardner Assures the Public that 9-1-1 Emergency Calls Are Answered Promptly & Efficieciently

No Calls for Emergency Service Have Gone Unanswered . . .  County Executive Jan Gardner held a press conference today to assure Frederick County citizens that calls to 9-1-1 are being answered promptly and professionally, resulting in efficient responses to emergency situations. Her budgetary investments in public safety have improved emergency services in the community. “All calls are promptly and professionally answered. No calls for emergency services have gone unanswered,” commented Executive Gardner. “I am proud of our Emergency Communications team that is leading the way in the region and nation. Contrary to false information circulated…

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