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Record Number of Businesses Ready for Expansion

Record Number of Businesses Ready for Expansion

A record number of Frederick County businesses expect to expand in the coming year, according to feedback received during the county’s 18th annual Business Appreciation Week visits.

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Local Opportunity Zones Highlighted in New Website

Local Opportunity Zones Highlighted in New Website

Frederick County, in collaboration with the City of Frederick and City of Brunswick, has launched a website to help connect investors with existing local ventures eligible for the Opportunity Zone incentive program. The Opportunity Zone program is a nationwide initiative administered by the U.S. Treasury and created under the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.

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Frederick's Top 50: Miscellaneous Metals, Morgan-Keller Construction, Music & Arts, FNLCR

Frederick's Top 50: Miscellaneous Metals, Morgan-Keller Construction, Music & Arts, FNLCR

Frederick's Top 50 Businesses is an inaugural, metrics-driven list of businesses who have the largest potential to contribute to Frederick's vibrant economy.

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GOEFER Launches Energy Saving Technology Pilot Program at ROOT

GOEFER Launches Energy Saving Technology Pilot Program at ROOT

Early-stage technology company GOEFER has teamed up with ROOT’s five partner organizations to conduct a pilot program of the company’s proprietary energy technology, which analyzes energy usage and gives users greater control.

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Frederick County Graduates 17 Future Minority Business Leaders

Frederick County Graduates 17 Future Minority Business Leaders

OED announces the graduation of the Class of 2018 Frederick County Future Minority Business Leaders on Friday, September 28, 2018.

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Frederick County Agriculture Education Grant Winners Announced

Frederick County Agriculture Education Grant Winners Announced

The Agriculture Education Grant Award winners were announced on September 14 at opening night of The Great Frederick Fair.

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Farm Family of the Year, Ag Advocates of the Year, Ag Business of the Year,  and Young Farmer of the Year Winners

Farm Family of the Year, Ag Advocates of the Year, Ag Business of the Year, and Young Farmer of the Year Winners

The Frederick County Office of Economic Development’s Agricultural Business Council, in conjunction with the Great Frederick Fair and the Ag Education Public Relations Committee, is proud to give four awards to recognize families, individuals and businesses for their outstanding achievements in agriculture each year during The Great Frederick Fair.

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A2LA: 40 Years of Ensuring Quality Across the Globe

A2LA: 40 Years of Ensuring Quality Across the Globe

A2La is the only independent, 501(c)3, non-profit, internationally-recognized accreditation body in the U.S. that offers a full range of laboratory accreditation services, membership and training, and they are located right here in Frederick County.

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