livable frederick

  Shaping our future

    Livability, sustainability & economic resilience
    Use the survey to submit your input.

Executive Jan Gardner invited residents to create a community-based vision for Frederick County through an innovative public outreach plan. Her long-range comprehensive planning process called Livable Frederick.   
( will gather public input through a survey and public presentations with a “vision book” to help shape the future of the county.

There are many ways to take part in the vision survey, whether on paper, computer or mobile device from home, a local library or other locations. The survey will be available at from May 16 through September 16. Then, the committee will draft a vision for further public review in November.

"I’m excited to launch this unique community outreach plan to create a vision to guide us in moving forward,” said Executive Gardner. “We’re taking Livable Frederick throughout the community utilizing the latest technologies and we encourage everyone to participate.”