Posted on: October 18, 2017

Towing to Be Enforced to Clear Restricted Areas Oct. 19, 20

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Buses, Traffic to Be Rerouted
Several sidewalks and streets in downtown Frederick have been selected to be the backdrop for a filming project scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 19, overnight, 5 p.m. – 7 a.m.

Intermittent sidewalk and lane closures, under police supervision, will occur at these locations. Towing will be strictly enforced for this event:  Vehicles parked after 4 p.m. in restricted areas will be removed. For TransIT bus riders who usual...

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Posted on: October 18, 2017

Flying Dog Film Series Screening of “The Princess Bride”to be Replaced with “Edward Scissorhands”

The Weinberg Center’s 2017-2018 Flying Dog Film Series will continue on Wednesday, October 25 with the 1992 Oscar-nominated drama “A Few Good Men.” The film will screen at 7:30pm, with a pre-show happy hour beginning at 6:30pm.

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Posted on: October 18, 2017

Somi Brings Blend of Jazz, African, and Soul Music to Weinberg Center

Described by NPR as “the quintessential artist citizen of the world,” international songstress Somi will take the stage at the Weinberg Center for the Arts on Thursday, October 26 at 7:30pm. Tickets begin at $25.

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Somi Brings Blend of Jazz, African, and Soul Music to Weinberg Center

 

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Posted on: October 17, 2017

Carroll Creek Park Applications for 2018 due by November 1, 2017

Carroll Creek Park Applications for 2018 due by November 1, 2017

Carroll Creek Park Applications for 2018 due November 1, 2017.    For application information, please email sstamper@cityoffrederick.com. 

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Posted on: October 16, 2017

Election 2017: Absentee Ballots Available; Nov. 7 Is Election Day

Absentee ballots for the Nov. 7 City of Frederick election are now available by mail, online and in person.

For those who cannot vote on election day or during early voting opportunities, applications for absentee ballots are available on the City website at http://www.cityoffrederick.com/DocumentCenter/View/6909.

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Posted on: October 16, 2017

TRAFFIC ADVISORY - Downtown, Oct. 19, 20

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Several sidewalks and streets in downtown Frederick have been selected to be the backdrop for a filming project scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 19, overnight, 5 p.m. – 7 a.m.

 

Sidewalk locations affected will be all four corners of the intersection of Market Street and Patrick Street.  Intermittent sidewalk and lane closures, under police supervision, will occur at these locations.

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Posted on: October 16, 2017

Economic Development Week Gets Down to Business

The City of Frederick’s Department of Economic Development will celebrate the eighth annual Economic Development Week in Maryland Oct. 22-28, to showcase how economic development can and does work.

The weeklong event, to be proclaimed at the Oct. 18 Mayor and Board of Aldermen workshop, will include events and activities hosted by various economic development organizations. They will highlight the efforts and initiatives improving business retention...

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Posted on: October 13, 2017

Agenda for Oct. 18 Mayor and Board Workshop

The agenda for the Oct. 18 workshop of the Mayor and Board of Aldermen is published

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Posted on: October 13, 2017

Voting Record from Oct. 11 Meeting

The voting record from the Oct. 11 Mayor and Board of Aldermen meeting is published.

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Posted on: October 12, 2017

Public Meeting Schedule for Week of Oct. 16

The schedule for the public meetings the week of Oct. 16 is published.

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Posted on: October 1, 2017

Leaf Collection Starts Oct. 23

The City's leaf collection campaign starts Monday, Oct. 23. No leaves should be set out until Oct. 22.

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Posted on: October 12, 2017

'Talk to the Mayor' Time Scheduled

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Want to talk to the mayor? Mayor Randy McClement will set aside time for his monthly “Talk to the Mayor Tuesday,” 2-6 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 24.

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Posted on: October 9, 2017

Halloween Fun Oct. 20 at Baker Park

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Spooky Tours, Candy, 'Thriller' Dance Moves
The City of Frederick Parks and Recreation Department plans its annual Halloween in Baker Park, Oct. 20*, for fun and thrills, trunk-or-treating and spooky tours.

Tours start at 6:30 p.m. and last 55 minutes. Sign up early; tours usually fill quickly!

The award-winning Dance Unlimited Repertory Company will present performances of Michael Jackson's "Thriller," along with other dance numbers, throughout the...

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Posted on: October 6, 2017

Singer/Songwriter Martin Sexton Celebrates New Release at Weinberg

Hailed as “a star with the potential to permanently affect the musical landscape” by Billboard, Martin Sexton will bring his trio to the Weinberg Center for the Arts stage on Saturday, October 21 at 8:00pm.

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Singer/Songwriter Martin Sexton Celebrates New Release at Weinberg

 

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Posted on: October 5, 2017

Fish Are Returning to Culler Lake

Almost on the anniversary of the restored Culler Lake’s dedication, it is being restocked with a variety of fish: largemouth bass, golden shiners, redear sunfish, and bluegill.

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Posted on: October 4, 2017

Monocacy Blvd. to Close for Major Redesign, Bridge Work

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The project to realign and widen Monocacy Boulevard will soon involve closing much of the road for about 18 months to replace a bridge over the Monocacy River and install four new lanes for through traffic.

The City is giving as much notice as possible and is aware of the inconvenience it will cause to traffic that normally uses Monocacy Boulevard between the City’s downtown and Md. 26.

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Posted on: October 4, 2017

Acclaimed Circus Troupe Brings Acrobatic Antics to Weinberg Center

Hailed by The New York Times for its “irrepressible spirit of fun,” award-winning circus troupe Flip FabriQue will bring its acrobatic antics to the Weinberg Center for the Arts stage on Wednesday, October 18 at 7:00pm. Tickets begin at $15.

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Ashley Birdsell Lewis, Manager of Marketing

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Acclaimed Circus Troupe Brings Acrobatic Antics to Weinberg Center

 

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Posted on: September 22, 2017

Walking in Their Shoes to End Domestic Violence

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Mayor Randy McClement will participate in Heartly House's Walk a Mile in Their Shoes fundraiser and proclaim Domestic Violence Awareness Month at 1 p.m. Oct. 7.

 

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Posted on: September 29, 2017

Comedian Steven Wright Joins Weinberg Center Lineup

Comedian, actor, writer, and Oscar®-winning film producer Steven Wright will take the stage at the Weinberg Center for the Arts on January 14, 2018 at 7:30pm. Tickets for this performance begin at $38.50

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Ashley Birdsell Lewis, Manager of Marketing

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Comedian Steven Wright Joins Weinberg Center Lineup

 

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Posted on: September 19, 2017

Overdose Crisis Featured in Drug, Alcohol Awareness Week

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Oct. 17, the public is encouraged to hear “Alyssa’s Story,” a mother’s story of losing a child to a heroin overdose, part of the National Collegiate Drug and Alcohol Awareness Week planned at Frederick Community College, Oct. 16 -20.

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Posted on: September 19, 2017

Freecycle Roundup Set to Dispose of, Reuse Bulk Items Oct. 21

The next Freecycle Roundup serving The City of Frederick will be Saturday, Oct. 21, to dispose of or recycle the bulk items City residents no longer want to keep.

The Roundup will operate 8 a.m.-2 p.m, Oct. 21, in the 900 block of East Street.

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Posted on: September 12, 2017

Mark Ruffalo Joins 2018 Frederick Speaker Series Lineup

The Frederick Speaker Series will feature actor Mark Ruffalo on May 10, 2018. In addition, in response to record-breaking demand, Dr. Temple Grandin will now take the stage twice on January 18, 2018, with a matinee performance added for 3:00pm.

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Posted on: September 12, 2017

Voting Record from Sept. 11 Special Meeting

The voting record from the Sept. 11, 2017, special Mayor and Board of Aldermen meeting is published.

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Posted on: September 7, 2017

Federal Support Advances Airport Extension Project

FREDERICK, MD – Sept. 6, 2017: The Frederick Municipal Airport expansion recently received substantial funding support from the Federal Aviation Administration’s Airport Improvement Program.

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Posted on: September 5, 2017

Tribute to The Band’s “The Last Waltz” to Play Weinberg Center

The Weinberg Center for the Arts will host 35 of D.C.’s best musicians as they recreate the timeless sound of The Band’s legendary 1976 farewell concert. The performance is scheduled for Friday, November 10 at 8:00pm.

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Ashley Birdsell Lewis, Manager of Marketing

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Tribute to The Band’s “The Last Waltz” to Play Weinberg Center

 

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Posted on: September 6, 2017

Road Runners Club Touts Frederick's Running Features

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This year, the Road Runners Club of America found Frederick’s community infrastructure, community support and local government support for running worthy of its Runner Friendly Community Designation.

The goal of the RRCA’s Runner Friendly Community program is to shine a national spotlight on communities that stand out as runner-friendly and to provide incentives and ideas for communities to work towards becoming runner-friendly communities.

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Posted on: August 16, 2017

State of the City Remarks

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State of the City highlights: Airport construction. Business construction. Manufacturers' news. Population growth. Public safety. Transportation projects. ... See the complete text of Mayor Randy McClement's remarks ...

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Posted on: August 4, 2017

Weinberg’s 2017-2018 Season to Feature Darlene Love, Kellie Pickler, and More

The Weinberg Center for the Arts announced the complete lineup for its 39th season of live comedy, music, dance, family programming, and film, reflecting its commitment to presenting diverse, affordable entertainment for the Frederick community.

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Ashley Birdsell Lewis, Manager of Marketing

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

2017 Election: Voter Registration Deadline Approaches

City of Frederick residents who wish to register to vote in the Sept. 12, Primary Election are reminded that the deadline to register is 4 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 11, 2017.

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Posted on: August 1, 2017

Carroll Creek Park Applications for 2018 due by November 1, 2017

Carroll Creek Park Applications for 2018 due by November 1, 2017

Carroll Creek Park Applications for 2018 due November 1, 2017.    For application information, please email sstamper@cityoffrederick.com. 

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