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Repeal Charter Government in Frederick County

July 02, 2015 Leave a comment

Imagine that an obstreperous council member has stifled the legislative process to the point that meetings result in verbal slugfests over how to enforce standards of decorum!

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City of Frederick: Economic Development Incentives and Zoning Changes Coming Soon!

June 10, 2015 Leave a comment

In today’s economic climate, no matter how wonderful we believe the Frederick community is, it is still a dog eat dog environment when it comes to attracting and retaining large and small businesses.

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Wherefore Art Thou, ARTO? Transfer of Development Rights in Frederick?

May 13, 2015 Leave a comment

Frederick County landowners are still being teased by the potential for a transfer of development rights ("TDR") program.

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Stuck in the Middle with Who? Frederick County Council Thoughts.

May 06, 2015 Leave a comment

With five months down and forty-three to go, the record of the 4 Republicans on Frederick's Inaugural County Council sure isn't playing well. 

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Who Really is Playing the Hitler Card in Maryland Leadership?

March 04, 2015 Leave a comment

Heavily laden within a bureaucracy mired with silos, regulations and excessive taxes, the signs are clear that Governor Larry Hogan has an opportunity to repel the authoritative rule that has evolved over the last quarter century.

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Finding Economic Freedom for Maryland

February 18, 2015 Leave a comment

How can Maryland move forward to stimulate an economic development program that has placed the state near the bottom of the national rankings for attracting business?

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If We’re Not Open for Business, What are We?

February 11, 2015 Leave a comment

Governor Larry Hogan grabbed a phrase that worked well for the promotion of the Frederick Commercial Real Estate and Economic Development, hoping it will do the same for the entire state of Maryland … and what’s wrong with that?

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City of Frederick Commercial Real Estate Economic Development Policies to be Reviewed

February 04, 2015 Leave a comment

3 projects reach High Priority for the Economic Development Advisory Council for the City of Frederick.

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The Frederick County Council has a President … so now what?

December 03, 2014 Leave a comment

With hot campaign issues still burning over degree of real estate development, ethics and selling of county owned nursing home facilities, will Bud Otis lead the council into an era of civility or discord?

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Cast Your Vote for the President of Frederick County’s County Council

November 19, 2014 Leave a comment

With the transition from the Commission form of government to that of charter for Frederick County, who is the best person among the 7 council members-elect to preside over our first county council? Give us your opinion!

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