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Bird Scare Program Underway at Golden Mile Shopping Center

Frederick, Md. -- The City of Frederick would like to inform citizens that a bird eradication program in the vicinity of the Golden Mile Shopping Center, located at the intersection of West Patrick Street and McCain Drive, will begin today Wednesday, February 6, and continue through Wednesday, February 20, 2008, beginning at sundown each evening. The James Keelty Company has been granted permission by the City of Frederick Police Department to use pyrotechnics to eliminate birds in that area. An approved device used in pyrotechnics will be used to scare the birds from that area. Residents should be aware that this device does produce a very loud sound.

For additional information, please contact Steve Keelty, The James Keelty Company, at 410.252.8600.