Closings and Cancellations 12/16/20


Frederick Co. Public Schools- virtual instruction for all students, no face to face instruction.

Montgomery Co. Public Schools- virtual instruction for all students.

Washington Co. Public Schools- distance learning.

Loudon Co. Public Schools- Closed – no virtual instruction.

Howard Co. Public Schools- Virtual Instruction for all students; schools and offices are closed.

Jefferson Co. Public Schools- Closed- no virtual instruction.

Berkley Co. Public Schools- Open with virtual instruction.

Clarke Co. Public Schools- Students to log in to Google Classroom for instruction.

St. John Regional Catholic School- Closed.

St. John’s Catholic High School- Closed.

Mount Saint Mary’s University- Closed.

Hagerstown Community College- Closed.

Shepherd University- Closed.

Childcare Centers:

Thurmont Child Care Center- Closed.


Federal Government is open with unscheduled leave.

City of Frederick- Snow emergency has been declared, downtown city parking garages are open for free off-street parking.

Frederick County Government offices and facilities will close at noon.

Fort Detrick- Mission open critical employees only- telework authorized; liberal leave in effect.

Loudon County Government – unscheduled leave.

Howard County Government- Liberal leave.

Clarke County Government- Closed.

Washington County District Court- Closed.

Maryland State Government- Liberal leave for Washington. Frederick, Carroll, and Baltimore counties. Teleworkers should work as scheduled.


No Brunswick line today, commuter bus on enhanced S Schedule.


Amvets Post 2- Closed

FCB Bank- closing at noon

Frederick Moose Lodge- Closed.

Frederick Elks Lodge – Closed.

Toys for Tots Distribution in Frederick is canceled today; will re-open tomorrow (Thursday 12/17) at 10 AM.

Woodsboro American Legion- closed; meetings canceled.

Frederick Health Hospital:

Due to inclement weather, the services listed below will have adjusted operating hours. We will continue to make updates as they come in. Please reach out directly to the provider’s office if you have any questions. You can find additional information and winter updates on their website at 
Frederick Health Hospital is open and operating under a normal schedule.

  • COVID-19 Testing Site
    Wednesday, December 16: Closing at 10AM
    Thursday, December 17: Delayed opening – 9AM
  • Physical Therapy and Sports Rehab
    Wednesday, December 16: All offices will be open from 7AM -12PM
    Thursday, December 17: Delayed opening (TBD)
  • Ambulatory Imaging and Lab Services
    Wednesday, December 16: Closing at 1PM
    Thursday, December 17: Delayed opening – 9AM
  • Cardiac/Pulmonary Rehab and ProMotion Fitness 
    Wednesday, December 16: Closing at 12PM
    Thursday, December 17: ProMotion Fitness will have a delayed opening (9AM) / Cardiac/Pulmonary Rehab will have a delayed opening (9:30AM)