Frederick City

In the news: City of Frederick Historic Preservation Commission votes to designate log cabin

Extracted from the Frederick News-Post: Habitat for Humanity of Frederick County staff and supporters continue to wait with bated breath for the outcome of a request to demolish a dilapidated downtown log cabin. The Historic Preservation Commission determined in a 3-2 vote Thursday that the East Fifth Street cabin contributes to the Frederick Town Historic District, [...]

By | August 18th, 2015|Demolition by Neglect, Frederick City|Comments Off on In the news: City of Frederick Historic Preservation Commission votes to designate log cabin

In the news: Frederick County HPC debates historic tree demo

"Discussion of the city’s historic preservation efforts typically centers around the historic buildings themselves. At last week’s Historic Preservation Commission meeting, however, it was the landscaping, specifically trees, that took center stage. Roughly a dozen neighbors and longtime residents flooded city hall to protest owner James Roembke’s application to demolish five Hawthorn trees on his [...]

By | August 4th, 2015|Design Review & Guidelines, Frederick City|Comments Off on In the news: Frederick County HPC debates historic tree demo