Gardner Announces Opening of FY23 Community Partnership Grant

Gardner Announces Opening of FY23 Community Partnership Grant

FREDERICK, MD – Frederick County Executive Jan Gardner today announced the opening of the application process for the FY23 Community Partnership Grant program that awards competitive grants to non-profit organizations serving the needs of county residents. The grants...

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County to Update Hazard Mitigation Plan

County to Update Hazard Mitigation Plan

Public Input Critical Component FREDERICK, Md. – The Frederick County Division of Emergency Management has begun the process of updating the Hazard Mitigation Plan. The Hazard Mitigation Plan guides the actions Frederick County will take to reduce risk from disasters...

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Virus Transmission Rate High in Frederick County

Virus Transmission Rate High in Frederick County

FREDERICK, Md. – Cases of COVID-19 remain high in Frederick County, leading to 11 deaths in the past month and stressing local healthcare systems. Frederick County Executive Jan Gardner called on residents to stay diligent by getting vaccinated against the coronavirus...

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Certified Technicians Will Check Car Seats & Teach Safety

Certified Technicians Will Check Car Seats & Teach Safety

Free In- Person on Friday the 24th Virtual Options Available on Saturday 25, 2021 Frederick, MD — Safe Kids Frederick County announced today that certified Child Passenger Safety Technicians will be offering free in-person car seat safety checks and education to...

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One-Time Funds Create Opportunity for Homeowners’ Tax Credit

One-Time Funds Create Opportunity for Homeowners’ Tax Credit

FREDERICK, Md. – Conservative budgeting, strong fiscal management and better-than-expected revenues has created a one-time opportunity to use fund balance for two initiatives to assist taxpayers and secure a bright future for Frederick County. County Council Vice...

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CAT TESTS POSITIVE FOR RABIES IN FREDERICK COUNTY

CAT TESTS POSITIVE FOR RABIES IN FREDERICK COUNTY

FREDERICK, MD -- On Friday, September 3, 2021, Frederick County Animal Control (FCAC) collected a cat from the Brunswick Family Campground in Brunswick, Maryland, after reports of multiple people getting bitten or scratched.  The cat was in quarantine at FCAC until...

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You can Reduce your risk for Type 2 Diabetes

You can Reduce your risk for Type 2 Diabetes

Online Diabetes Prevention Program to Launch September 21    FREDERICK, MD -- The Frederick County Health Department is accepting participants into their next online “Prevent T2” diabetes prevention class.  Those interested in making lifestyle changes to reduce their...

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Frederick County Announces Post-Storm Assessment Survey

Frederick County Announces Post-Storm Assessment Survey

FREDERICK, Md. – The Frederick County Division of Emergency Management has released a post-storm assessment survey to gauge the extent of damage suffered during the heavy rain and flooding that occurred in the County due to the remnants of Hurricane Ida. Businesses...

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September Is National Preparedness Month

September Is National Preparedness Month

FREDERICK, Md. – September is National Preparedness Month.  National Preparedness Month is a nationwide effort to increase community preparedness and encourage individuals, families, and communities to take action to prepare for all emergencies. This year’s theme is...

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