Community Programs

The Town of Frederick offers many community programs in order to connect and strengthen relationships with the residents of Frederick:

Adopt a Place


Get involved with the beautification of your community by adopting a road or park.
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Block Party Permits


Get out and enjoy the community with your neighbors by having a block party! The Town has a simple process for requesting a permit and barricades for your event.
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Calendar Photo Contest

The Built on What Matters Calendar needs your photos! Each year, the Town runs a contest for photos of Frederick that we'll put into a calendar that is sent to Frederick residents and businesses. Check out more details here!
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Community Grant Program

The Town is able to provide both direct financial support from its Oil Royalty Trust Fund and some kinds of in-kind support (i.e. police, Public Works assistance, etc.) to which a monetary value is assigned. Grants are awarded by the Town Board of Trustees based on the applicant meeting the basic requirements of application and on the merits of the project as described in the application. The Town wishes to provide assistance for programs, events or projects that contribute to the positive image of Frederick and provide opportunities for informal education, community building and family entertainment. 

The Town strongly encourages applicants to speak with the Town Clerk, who processes the applications for the Board, before completing and submitting applications. The Town Clerk is able to answer questions and help ensure the application is appropriate for Board review and complete.
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Elementary School Tours


An all-inclusive government experience for third and fourth grade classes, the tours involve sessions with the Frederick Police Department, the Frederick-Firestone Fire Protection District, Frederick Town Hall, and a tour of the Miners Museum, Centennial Mural, Miners Memorial, and Crist Park. For more information, please feel free to email or call 720.382.5512.
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Events


Don't forget to check out the Town of Frederick's great community events that take place throughout the year.
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FCC 711 Relay Service


The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has adopted the use of the 711 dialing code for people with a hearing or speech disability to make calls using a text telephone (TTY) or other device to call people with or without such disabilities. The Town encourages the use of this service by affected parties to contact Town Hall or the Police Department.
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The Memorial Bench & Tree Program


Remember a loved one or celebrate milestone events such as a birth, wedding or anniversary by donating a tree or bench within the Town of Frederick. Check out the policies and applications for either a memorial bench or a memorial tree for more information.
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Neighborhood Watch


The Frederick Police Department has an active Neighborhood Watch organization with most of the town’s neighborhoods represented by block captains. Block captains serve as a point of contact for their neighborhoods and meet quarterly with the police department to share concerns and have questions answered. If you would like to get involved, please contact the Police Department.
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Public Works Week


The American Public Works Association has a website full of great information and resources available to help any group to celebrate Public Works Week, May 21 through 27, 2017.
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Prescription Drug Disposal


The Police Department, in cooperation with the St. Vrain Sanitation District, will accept prescription and non-prescription pharmaceutical drugs for destruction by incineration. Residents are asked to bring any old medications to the police department during normal business hours. Calling ahead is encouraged as items may only be received by a police officer.
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Ride-Along Program


The Frederick Police Department offers ride-alongs to citizens over the age of 18. This program is designed to help our community better understand the job of a police officer. You can download and fill out the Ride-along application & to take advantage of this program. For more information, contact the Police Department.
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Santa Cops


One of our best loved community programs, Santa Cops is the perfect opportunity to give back to the community. Frederick Police Department accepts nominations for families that may not be able to give Christmas gifts to their children. The community, combined with private businesses, civic organizations, and the Police Department come together to support the families to ensure the kids have a great holiday season. Once all the presents are wrapped, the families are invited to the Frederick Police Department to get their presents and meet Santa! Get involved by nominating a family, giving a gift or donation, sponsoring a family, or volunteering to wrap gifts. Please contact Frederick Police Department for more information, or check out this flyer.
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Scholarship Program


The town awards two four-year scholarships per year for high school students that reside in the Town of Frederick (one for a male student and one for a female student). Students must be graduating from an accredited high school or home school program. To be considered for this scholarship, eligible students must complete the application process. If you are interested in applying for a scholarship or if you wish to nominate a student please visit the Frederick Scholarship Commission page for more information.  Please contact Meghan Martinez if you have questions regarding the Scholarship Program.
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Thanksgiving Dinner in a Box


Each year, the Frederick High School Student Council asks for help from the community to deliver all the fixings for a great Thanksgiving dinner to families in need throughout the Carbon Valley area! You can help by donating food (a list of items needed can be found on this flyer) or by giving a monetary donation to purchase perishable food items. If you know a family who could use some help during the holiday season, nominate them to receive a box with an application form (English Nomination Form or Spanish Nomination Form) below. The deadline for nominating and donating is typically the second Friday in November.

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Tree Voucher Program


In an effort to beautify Frederick by adding more trees to our community, the Parks, Open Space and Trails Commission created an initiative to distribute 50 tree vouchers free of charge. Every resident is eligible to receive a voucher worth $100 to use toward the purchase of a tree valued at $150 or more on a first come, first served basis. Trees purchased must be rated A or B on the Front Range Tree Recommendation List. All 50 vouchers are typically distributed within minutes the first day they are available. In 2016, vouchers will be distributed March 12 at Town Hall (401 Locust St.).
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Vacation House Watch


The Frederick Police Department can help keep your home safe by regularly checking on it while you’re on vacation. While this is not a guarantee against burglary, if there is a problem it will be discovered sooner and the consistent police presence in your neighborhood can act as a deterrent. Simply fill out the Frederick Police Department Vacation Watch form to take advantage of this program. For more information, contact the Police Department.
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Volunteer Program


We have volunteer opportunities for all ages, interest and availability. Whether you want to help with a one-time event like Miners Day or on an ongoing basis for the Police Department, or if you’re looking for a service project for a scout group or company, we can help you find an opportunity that is just right for you. Email Angela Wilson to sign up to receive volunteer opportunities via email or ask questions about volunteering with the Town.
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