Community and Economic Vitality

Frederick is a community that fosters economic, recreational, cultural, and environmental vitality and builds upon and enhances a variety of economic opportunities.

2.1 Continue the master planning process for Frederick Recreation Area, considering other nearby planning areas, their impacts, and needs.

2.2 Continue implementing our retail attraction strategy to target regional and destination opportunities, traditional and non-traditional grocers, and sit-down eating establishments. 

2.3 Complete analysis on revitalization strategies for 5th Street, engaging all stakeholders and strategic partners, including Downtown beautification, a cultural center with potential programming for youth, and are-visioning of Crist Park to include lighting and safety improvements.

2.4 Continue work on updating the Comprehensive Plan and Downtown Plan.

2.5 Continue work on updating the Land Use Code in connection with Goal 1.2 under Effective, Efficient & Strategic Government Operations.

Community Economic Vitality