Elections Glade Valley Government 

Early Voting – Registered Voters Can Vote in Person Before Election Day

Registered voters in Frederick County will be allowed to vote early before the 2018 Primary. This year, Early Voting occurs June 14 through June 21, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. each day. There are three Early Voting locations in Frederick County, and voters can use any of the three centers to cast their vote. The first Early Voting Center will be set up in the Frederick County Department of Aging/Senior Center, located at 1440 Taney Avenue, Frederick. (Early voting operations will not disrupt regularly scheduled events at the Senior Center, but seniors will…

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Glade Valley Government 

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

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 located at 12 East Church Street, Frederick, Maryland, 21701.  The committee will discuss the current mission and vision of the 287(g) program as well as present relevant data from the program. The meeting will be open to the public and anyone wishing to speak may do so by…

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Community Government Health 

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

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 registrants and will be closed on May 25. Register for the seminar at www.tinyurl.com/CommunityPreparednessSeminar. The Division of Fire & Rescue Services, Frederick County Department of Emergency Management, Frederick County Health Department, Frederick County Sheriff’s Office, Frederick County Volunteer Fire & Rescue Association, The City of Frederick Police Department, Maryland State Police and Maryland Department of Health have…

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Glade Valley Government News 

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

Do you have an interest in weather, specifically, heavy rain and flooding? Would you like to be able to help your local National Weather Service office by providing the ground truth on the atmosphere that we observe from radar, satellites and various reporting stations? Then consider attending the SKYWARN® program Flood course. By attending this course, you will be trained by NWS personnel to recognize different types of flooding, learn how it is forecast and what causes it to occur, and get an in-depth look into the science of hydrology. The SKYWARN® Basics course is…

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Glade Valley Government 

Recycling Expansion Announced

To encourage recycling in Frederick County, the Department of Solid Waste Management (DSWM) will expand its recycling collection program to allow multi-family properties and some small businesses to opt into the service. The DSWM implemented single-stream recycling collection in 2009 as a program for single-family households. Now, multi-family properties with nine (9) or fewer units as well as specific categories of small businesses located in residential neighborhoods have the opportunity to opt-in to this program. Multi-family properties with 10 or more units already are required by State law to provide recycling to their tenants. County Executive…

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