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In response to the Aug. 23 letter to the editor by Jennifer Brannan, let me make it clear that I care deeply about the quality of life for residents of all areas of the city of Frederick. Ms. Brannan mistook my reference to the Hargett Farm as “out there” as devaluing the interests of reside…

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I write in response to the recent article by Mallory Panuska regarding the ongoing saga of development of the Hargett Farm Regional Park. The city of Frederick’s actions are a prime example of paralysis by analysis and why people get frustrated with government inaction.

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I was wrong! It’s happened before, it will happen again. For the past six years, I have predicted that the total cost of the City’s west-side recreational Taj Mahal — aka Hargett Farm — would be $100 million. Last week, the Mayor and Board of Aldermen seemed to embrace a $98.5 million develo…

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This letter is in response to Nancy Lavin’s excellent report on the Hargett Farm master plan, titled “Sticker shock: Master plan for park at Hargett Farm includes $98.5 million price tag.” This was a great report with lots of specific details as well as responses from Frederick County and ci…

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Eighteen months ago, we signaled some urgency was necessary to study, plan and build the regional swim center the county badly needs. In fact, when we published that November 2014 editorial, only three years remained before the renovations at Frederick High School meant the loss of one of th…

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Around 50 area residents, Frederick County Public Schools staff and county PTA members convened Tuesday at Orchard Grove Elementary School to learn more and share opinions on a new elementary school planned for west Frederick, which is intended to relieve overcrowded classrooms nearby.

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In response to the Aug. 23 letter to the editor by Jennifer Brannan, let me make it clear that I care deeply about the quality of life for residents of all areas of the city of Frederick. Ms. Brannan mistook my reference to the Hargett Farm as “out there” as devaluing the interests of reside…