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Carroll Creek Linear Park

Project at a Glance

Industry: Public
Services: Specialty Concrete, Foundations, Flatwork, Site Concrete
Owner: City of Frederick
Architect: Rummel, Klepper, & Kahl, LLP
General Contractor: Morgan-Keller Construction

Excellence in Construction Award from the Associated Builders & Contractors (ABC) – Cumberland Valley Chapter

First Place - Excellence in Concrete Award from the American Concrete Institute – Maryland Chapter

Outstanding Planning Project from the American Planning Association - Maryland Chapter

About this Project

The Carroll Creek promenade in the center of the city of Frederick, Maryland has quickly become a major attraction for both residents and visitors to the city.

Major elements of this project included:

  • Three distinctive pedestrian bridges:
    • A cabled suspension bridge with a 30-foot-tall central mast
    • An arched bridge clad in natural stone
    • A traditional footbridge with ornate iron sculpture
  • A public amphitheater
  • Raised planters with elaborate brick detailing
  • Numerous water features including several waterfalls
  • An attractive blend of patterned brick walkways stretching approximately two miles along the promenade
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