Carroll Creek and Downtown Frederick Reminders

The Frederick Police would like all visitors to have an enjoyable experience in the downtown Frederick area. The Frederick Police Department would like to offer several reminders to citizens and visitors to Frederick. 

Please follow these guidelines:

• Skateboards are prohibited in the historic district.
• Bicycles are permitted along the Carroll Creek Park except during special events.
• Only bicyclists 10 years old and younger can ride on the sidewalks of the downtown area.
• All bicyclists along the Carroll Creek Park must ride responsibly and in accordance with municipal and state laws.  
• Any stunt, trick or dangerous riding is strictly prohibited and violators are subject to fine.
• Open alcoholic beverages are strictly prohibited except during specific sanctioned events in designated areas.
• Dogs must be on a leash at all times.
• Feeding of the ducks and fishing in the Carroll Creek is prohibited.
• Visitors to downtown Frederick are urged to park in one of the five public parking garages.

Author of Press Release: CPL R Carrado 386
PIO: LT Pennington 301-600-3935