FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — Frederick Mayor Randy McClement is preparing to highlight his achievements and discuss his goals for the remainder of his first term.
The event was set for late Tuesday morning at City Hall.READ MORE: Maryland Drivers See Week Of Price Increases At The Gas Pump
A key plank in McClement’s 2009 campaign platform was construction of a downtown hotel and conference center. Earlier this month, a state-funded study showed that conditions are favorable for the proposed project. The city has identified several potential sites for it, but there’s been little public evidence of developer interest.READ MORE: Some Marylanders Plan To Take Precautions As COVID-19 Positivity Rate Rises Above 3 Percent
McClement also has worked to make Frederick a bigger bicycling town. The city was recently designated a bicycle-friendly community by the League of American Bicyclists. A high-wheel bicycle race is set for Aug. 18.MORE NEWS: Maryland Farmers' Market Week Kicks Off This Week
McClement’s term ends in 2013.
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