Posted on: February 23, 2017

Caring for Wind-Damaged Trees

Caring for Wind Damaged Trees

Driving through town, you can see the impact from the recent winds and microbursts. Weld County Master Gardener, Karin Strauch, gives some tips for taking care of wind-damaged trees. 

Safety first. If the damage involves large or high branches, get he...

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Proper Pruning Method
Posted on: January 27, 2017

Catching Up with Town of Frederick Scholarship Winners

2016 Scholarship Winners

The Town of Frederick scholarship applications become available on February 6th. We caught up with last year’s winners to talk to them about their life at college so far, how the scholarship has helped and advice for students planning to apply t...

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Scholarship Applications and Nominations
Posted on: January 27, 2017

Frederick Power & Light Upgrades Street Lighting

Example of Before and After LED street lights

The Town of Frederick is getting a new, and brighter look on the streets! Last year, Frederick Power & Light upgraded the lighting along some of our more heavily travelled streets, such as Tipple Parkway, Ridgeway Boulevard, Frederick Way, Iris Parkwa...

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FP&L Rebate Program
Posted on: January 26, 2017

2017 Budget Highlights

budget graphic

In December 2016, the Mayor and Board of Trustees approved the budget for the fiscal year 2017, which runs from January until December. The approval of this budget guarantees that 2017 will be an exciting year for the Town of Frederick, and that there wil...

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Posted on: January 18, 2017

Frederick Police Department Awards

Officer of the Year Ken Doll 2017

The Frederick Police Department held their annual awards ceremony last Wednesday. A total of 15 awards were given out for everything from a burglary arrest to DUI Arrest Leader, and the premiere award, Officer of the Year, went to Officer Ken Doll, who re...Read on...

Posted on: December 30, 2016

Frederick Announces Top 10 in ‘16

Top 10

As 2016 ends and 2017 begins, we rounded up the biggest achievements that propelled the community forward this year. We hope you enjoy this list, as voted on by Town of Frederick staff.

10. Thanksgiving Dinner for 100 Families – A partnershi...

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Posted on: December 29, 2016

Frederick Wins Financial Reporting Award

CAFR Award

The Town of Frederick Finance Department was recently awarded a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting. Given by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA), the award was for the Town&a...

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Town of Frederick Financials
Posted on: December 22, 2016

Frederick Wins National Award for National Night Out

National Night Out National Award Winner

The Frederick Police Department was recently named a National Award Winner by the National Association of Town Watch for its outstanding participation in the 33rd Annual National Night Out this year. Frederick was one of 33 towns with a population between...

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Posted on: December 14, 2016

Restorative Justice Needs You

Restorative Justice Circle

$150,000. That’s how much it costs Colorado taxpayers to incarcerate one youth for one year. First-time offenders are more than 80% likely to re-offend criminally. Restorative Justice is a program that works to eliminate both of these statistics...

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Posted on: September 22, 2016

Frederick Awarded DOLA Grant for Tipple Pkwy

DOLA logo

The Town of Frederick is excited to announce receiving a grant for $1.43 million from the Colorado Department of Local Affairs (DOLA) Energy/Mineral Impact Assistance Fund (EIAF) to construct improvements to Tipple Pkwy (CR 16). This arterial road will be...Read on...

Posted on: June 4, 2015

Frederick Enters IGA Public-Private Partnership with Miners Village Metro District for Colorado Blvd

Colorado Blvd Roundabout

At the last board meeting, the Frederick Board of Trustees approved an intergovernmental agreement (IGA) with Miners Village Metropolitan District (MVMD) to make critical road improvements near Colorado Boulevard and State Highway 52 (SH 52) that will acc...Read on...

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Posted on: April 6, 2015

Frederick Police Department Encourages Residents to Sign Up For The Lassy Project

Lassy Project

On October 5, 2012, our Colorado community was rocked by the abduction and murder of a 10-year old girl who had dreams of being a cheerleader in high school and loved the color purple. Jessica Ridgeway was taken on her way to school and the community stil...Read on...

Lassy Project Website
Posted on: March 12, 2015

Utility Rate Changes: Frederick Power & Light Rate to Decrease While Water Rate Will Increase

utilityrates.jpg

At the board meeting on Tuesday night, the Board of Trustees voted to lower Frederick Power & Light’s residential kilowatts per hour (kWh) rate from $0.11064/kWh to $0.106/kWh effective May 1, 2015. The base rate will remain at $14.40 as that fee cove...Read on...

Posted on: January 14, 2015

Frederick Police Department Receives Reaccreditation

Frederick PD Reaccreditation

After nine months of preparation, the Frederick Police Department received their Reaccreditation from Colorado Association of Chiefs of Police (CACP) representative Lt. Frank Acosta of Brighton Police Department at the January 13th board meeting.

The ...Read on...

Posted on: August 7, 2014

Frederick Partners with the Lassy Project to Keep Kids Safe

The Lassy Project

The Lassy Project™, a free smartphone app that helps prevent child abductions and the Town of Frederick Police Department are partnering to give parents the peace of mind that their
children can travel safely throughout the community.

The Lassy Projec...Read on...

The Lassy Project