Via Frederick News Post

By Jack Hogan

Frederick County Councilwoman and elementary school music teacher Jessica Fitzwater said that as county executive, she would improve affordable housing options and help small businesses locate and expand in the county.

Fitzwater, who is finishing her second four-year term on the County Council, said she would build on the work of County Executive Jan Gardner, D.

Fitzwater called Gardner “exactly the best person” for the county to elect as its first executive after the transition to a charter form of government in 2014.

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