Glade Valley News 

Work Progressing on Large Development in Walkersville

The Town of Walkersville will see over one-hundred new single-family homes when the “Bell Property” is fully developed. The Bell Property is located next to Walkersville Elementary School and lies between Woodsboro Pike and Fountain Rock Road. While the property has seen a lot of activity over the past three years, much was out of sight from the Woodsboro Pike. Over the past few months, a lot of changes have been visible from the busy intersection of Woodsboro Pike and the Walkersville School Campus. That prompted a spike in readers…

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Glade Valley Government 

Rutters Plan Draws Crowd

Rutter’s presented its concept plan for approval to the Walkersville Planning Commission Tuesday, June 27, 2017. The company with a nineteen locationsĀ in Pennsylvania proposed a gas station and convenience store on a property next to the new Circle K at Sandstone Drive and Woodsboro Pike. This would be their only store in Maryland. Most people know the property for its abandoned Exxon gas station at the intersection of Glade Boulevard and Woodsboro Pike. A large crowd gathered for the Planning Commission’s Public Hearing to oppose the plan. The residents of…

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Rutter’s Presents Plan for Old Exxon Property in Walkersville

Rutter’s Farm Store, a convenience store providing food and fuel, plans to move into Walkersville. Representatives from Rutter’s presented plans at the Town of Walkersville’s Planning Commission Public Hearings the past two months. They have not submitted site plans for approval, but concepts for feedback from the Town. The proposed store would be Rutter’s Farm Store’s only Maryland location. The closest stores to Walkersville are over thirty miles away in Waynesboro and Hanover, Pennsylvania. Rutter’s Farm Store states on its web site that it offers, “Fresh made food prepared just…

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