How Blaine Young Manuevered To Retain Voice In Frederick Planning

Nov 26, 2014

Outgoing president of Frederick's Board of County Commissioners Blaine Young (R). He recently was appointed to the county's Planning Commission as a citizen.
Credit Christopher Connelly / WYPR

Republican Blaine Young (R) lost his run to be the first Frederick County Executive. But in a deft procedural move Monday, he secured a place on the county's Planning Commission. WYPR's Fraser Smith talks to Bethany Rodgers of the Frederick News-Post about how Young's maneuver means he'll still have a say in county planning decisions.