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C & O 2019 Calendar Available!

Order Your 2019 C&O Canal Calendar Today The C&O Canal Trust's 2019 calendar is available for purchase. This 18-month calendar lets you enjoy the beauty of the C&O Canal National Historical Park every day with its full-color photos taken in the Park. These annual...

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LEDS Demystified

Moving from incandescents and fluorescents to LEDS is an intelligent decision, according to lighting experts. The average person, though, still seems a bit confused and distrustful of LEDs. Think Lumens and Kelvins, not Watts. No, it’s not a basketball team. Those...

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Five Trees for Me! (And the City of Frederick)

  Five Trees For Me is a program to encourage all City of Frederick residents to  plant five trees in their own yards or HOA common spaces. The City’s goal is to reach 40% canopy coverage by 2030 and (currently coverage is at 19%). ​ The City's Canopy assessment shows...

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Butt Cleanup Coming to Downtown Frederick

The Frederick City Sustainability Committee has had its eye on butts, and they’re finally ready to do something about it with the help of the Downtown Frederick Partnership. Cigarette butt recycling containers will be installed in 25 locations around the downtown area...

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