Category: County News

Sheriff’s Office Introduces New App

The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office (FCSO) recently introduced their own application meant to be downloaded onto smart phones. A new website was also launched. This can be found at www.frederickcosheriff.com. The application has 12 options, including crime statistics, locations of…

Soter Calls for Review of Impact Fees

Photo | Submitted Denise Jacoby, FCBIA executive officer, talks to Eric Soter, principal and director of Research & Analytics with Rodgers Consulting, Inc., after Soter’s March 12 “Frederick Pipeline: FULL OR FAUX” presentation to the Frederick County Building Industry Association.

Eric Soter, former Frederick County planning director who is principal, director of Research & Analytics with Rodgers Consulting, Inc., gave a presentation March 12 to the Frederick County Building Industry Association (FCBIA). He called for Frederick County to gather and…

Tax Assessments See Increase in Urbana

Photo | Brent Pernak, Cruising Altitude Photography LLC Area residential assessments went up about 10 percent in Urbana.

Two days after Christmas, the Maryland State Department of Assessments and Taxation (SDAT) sent out their reassessments of nearly 700,000 residential and commercial properties across the state and Urbana residents saw a noticeable increase. Area residential assessments went up about…