Home Local Maryland Government Announcement Originally published November 06, 2013

Media Advisory: Comptroller Franchot Speaks in Frederick, Garrett Counties, Delivers Proclamations

Comptroller Franchot Speaks in Frederick,


Garrett Counties, Delivers Proclamations


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WHO:             Comptroller Peter Franchot

                        Local elected officials 
                        Local business representatives                       



WHAT:          Comptroller Franchot will participate in business roundtable discussions at the Garrett and Frederick County Chambers of Commerce. The Comptroller is a guest speaker at the Garrett County Chamber’s bi-monthly “Business Before Hours” meeting, discussing the benefits to a post Labor Day public school start. The Frederick County Chamber will hold a discussion on the current economic conditions in Maryland, how they have impacted the local business community and the challenges they face in the continuing economic recovery.

While in FrederickCounty, the Comptroller will recognize two local businesses for their contributions to the community. Comptroller Franchot will tour and present proclamations to Dancing Bear Toys & Gifts and Distillery Lane Ciderworks.   



WHEN           Tuesday, November 12, 2013


WHERE:       8:30 a.m.                                                                     Noon

                        GarrettCounty Chamber of Commerce                  Frederick County Chamber of Commerce

                        Dutch’s at Silver Treeon the Lake                             8420-B Gashouse Pike

                        567 Glendale Road                                                    Frederick, MD21701

                        Oakland, MD 21550                                      


1:15 p.m.                                                                    2 p.m.

Proclamation Presentation                                       Proclamation Presentation/Tour

Dancing Bear Toys & Gifts                                          Distillery Lane Ciderworks

15 East Patrick Street                                                                  5533 Gapland Road

Frederick, MD 21701                                                Jefferson, MD 21755


CONTACT:  Kim Frum 410-260-7210 (office), 443-949-1583 (cell)