Community Glade Valley Government 

Frederick County Sheriff’s Office to Hold Annual Open House

On Thursday, August 8th, the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office will be hosting its annual Open House event at the Frederick County Law Enforcement Center, located at 110 Airport Drive East in Frederick. The event will be held from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. and is free and open to the public. The goal of the Open House is to not only showcase the Sheriff’s Office headquarters, but to welcome the community in for a fun-filled night of interaction with public safety personnel and to provide education and awareness in many…

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Glade Valley Government 

Lieutenant Mark Landahl Retires from the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office after 18 Years of Service

Lieutenant Mark Landahl, Ph.D., CEM® retires July 31st, 2019, after 23 years of combined government service, with the last 18 years as a member of the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office. He served in several capacities with the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office, including Homeland Security Commander. In that capacity, Lt. Landahl oversaw all hazards agency preparedness, prevention, protection and liaison to allied local, state and federal agencies. Prior to that assignment, he served as Supervisor of the agency’s School Resource Program, Supervisor of the Sheriff’s Office Homeland Security Section, and as…

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Glade Valley Government 

Executive Gardner Announces Strategic Plan – Poised for Prosperity, Planning for Progress!

County Executive Jan Gardner today released a strategic plan for her administration. The plan focuses on five key priorities: education, jobs, seniors, community needs, and growth. She outlined numerous initiatives to support and deliver results on these five priorities.

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Glade Valley Government 

County Urges Citizens to Take Action Now to Prevent Heat-Related Illness

The weather forecast calls for extreme heat across the region over the next several days, with a potentially dangerous heat wave that could last into next week. Heatrelated deaths and illnesses are preventable. Despite this fact, more than 600 people in the United States are killed by extreme heat every year according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The Frederick County Department of Emergency Preparedness and the Frederick County Health Department want you to take action now and make a plan to stay safe in the heat. Very…

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Government 

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING Re: Amended Bill No. 19-09 Auto Filling & Services Stations & Convenience Stores

The County Council (“Council”) of Frederick County, Maryland, will conduct a public hearing on Tuesday, July 23, 2019, at 7:00 p.m. in the first floor hearing room of Winchester Hall, 12 East Church Street, Frederick, Maryland, to discuss: AN ACT to: address the evolving uses associated with Automobile Filling and Service Stations and Convenience Stores Copies of the amended bill may be obtained from the Council’s Office, First Floor, Winchester Hall, 12 East Church Street, Frederick, Maryland 21701 (301-600-2336) or on the Frederick County Government’s website at www.frederickcountymd.gov/councilbills. The Council…

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