Cities Release New Guide on World-Class Street Design

The National Association of City Transportation Officials (NACTO) unveiled a new design manual for city streets on September 23rd. A blueprint for the 21st century streetscape, the Urban Street Design Guide … [Read more...]

Smart, Green & Growing: MDP Releases New Publication

The Maryland Department of Planning (MDP) has compiled a handy and informative guide to land-use planning in Maryland, including background on the state's enabling legislation and significant laws, such as the … [Read more...]

Draft 2035 Maryland Transportation Plan released for public review and comment

Dear Maryland Transportation Stakeholder: The Maryland Department of Transportation is pleased to announce the release of the Draft 2035 Maryland Transportation Plan (MTP) for public review and comment. The draft plan … [Read more...]

Election Results for the City of Frederick 2013 Primary for Mayor and Board of Alderman

The field of candidates is now set for the 2013 general election in Frederick for mayor and all five members of the Board of Aldermen. Below are the unofficial results of the September 10th primary. The final and … [Read more...]

BREAKING NEWS: MD Board of Public Works delays decision needed for sale of Citizens and Montevue

The Maryland Board of Public Works (BPW) decided today to postpone for at least one meeting a decision that is required before Frederick County can move forward with the sale of the Citizens Care & Rehabilitation Center … [Read more...]

WalMart a prominent controversy in public hearing tonight

Wednesday evening (July 10, 2013), starting at 7:00pm, the City of Frederick will be holding a public hearing at City Hall, at which a proposed Walmart Supercenter is certain to generate a lot of attention and public … [Read more...]

BREAKING NEWS: Carroll County commissioners vote to end Waste-to-Energy partnership with Frederick County

The Carroll County Board of County Commissioners voted today to formally end their partnership with Frederick County in the development of a controversial 1,500 tons per day Waste-to-Energy incinerator. The board's … [Read more...]

Video: June 25 Public Hearing regarding the sale of Citizens Care and Rehabilitation Center and Montevue Assisted Living Facilities

After a lengthy, and sometimes heated, public hearing at Frederick Community College on Tuesday evening, four members of the Frederick County Board of County Commissioners voted to abolish the Citizens Nursing Home Board … [Read more...]