Contact
VISIONS
   extraordinary eyewear, etc.
16  N. Market St.
Frederick, MD. 21701
ph: (301)-631-1700
fax: (301)-631-6636
e-mail:  icvisions@comcast.net
(Facebook: VisionsEyewear)

OWNERS
Meline Baron~ dispensing optician, dispensary manager
Phil Bromwell~ senior lab optician, (retired)

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Frederick is  located off Interstate I-70 (exits 52-56) and also off Routes. 15 and I-270.
New Way-Finder signs will direct you toward
historic downtown.

VISIONS is conveniently located in the heart of historic downtown Frederick, MD. 
We're in the first block north of the main four-corners intersection of Market St. and Patrick St. (aka "The Square Corner")
(Note: At this point, Market St. is one-way north-bound & 
Patrick St.is one-way west-bound .) 

We are a narrow store-front on the right-hand side 
with a tree in front, 
in the same block as Voila tea shop and Cacique restaurant.

 See Below for Important Parking Information 
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2021:

PLEASE  NOTE:
DUE TO THE COVID-19 CRISIS,
UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
VISIONS 
is operating primarily 
by 
 APPOINTMENT

Appointments can be arranged via e-mail.
(e-mail is checked several times everyday.)
E-mail: icvisions@comcast.net
Subject:  Appt Request

It would be helpful if you could indicate
if you are an existing or a new customer.

>>We can also accept Walk-Ins,
But
Appointment Customers 
will be accommodated first.
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> Our Revised Expanded Schedule is:
Tues., Thurs.      11-4.
(Appt's. preferred, 12-3)
Wed, Fri 12-3 [by chance or by appt.]
Saturdays     11-5
We are CLOSED on Sundays/Mondays

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IF YOU DO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT, 
WE ASK THAT YOU PLEASE KEEP IT - 
 OR CALL/E-MAIL US IF YOU CAN'T .
~Thank You for your courtesy.~

PLEASE NOTE :
DURING WINTER MONTHS,
EVERYTHING IS WEATHER/DRIVING CONDITIONS PERMITTING.
(We commute from WV)
We will do our best to communicate if/when we are unable to keep an appointment due to weather conditions.

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IN-STORE PROCEDURES::
In-store, depending on staffing,
we can safely accommodate 
only one customer+guest or two customers at a time.
When here, 
we wear a mask, 
and we require that you wear a mask.
Our Frame Try-On Process is as follows:
You point, We pick-up,
You put on, We put away.
We also have hand-sanitizer available and take other appropriate health/safety precautions.
In general,  we try to reduce exposure 
and be as efficient as possible 
during your visit ~ 
while still making it as close to 
the same pleasant experience that 
 VISIONS
has always been known for.
We appreciate your patience. 

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 Of course, we regret the inconveniences~
But hopefully we'll all be back to normal soon. 
In the meantime, 
Thank You for considering/supporting VISIONS.
Take Care and Stay Safe

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SPECIAL MESSAGE:
We are Retiring in June 2021 !
MAY or JUNE will be our last month, 
depending on whether or not
VISIONS
reopens under new ownership. (TBD)
We will keep you posted here and
 via our out-going phone vm message.

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Parking:
>Deck (Garage) parking is recommended.
There are several covered parking decks.
The three most convenient are 
>Court. St., Carroll Creek, E.Church St.
They are all within a block or two of VISIONS.
[Court St. is just west of us, accessed via Court St./Ice St.]
[Carroll Creek is before you get to us, off S.Market or E.Patrick; [E.Church St. is the first right after you pass us].

The decks accept cash or credit cards for exit payment...
Keep your entry ticket and pay Before returning
 to your car.

Deck Rates:
 Parking Rate is $1.00/Hr. 
(Sundays are Free 8:30am-2:30pm)

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Important Notes: 
During COVID-19 crisis
To allow for increased al fresco dining and
ensure full sidewalk access for pedestrians~
There is no parking on the "even" (east) side 
of N. Market St. 
-Also-
E. Patrick St. has restricted parking 
due to restaurant dining spaces
and curb-side pick-up.

Note:  The10-15 minute curb-side spaces 
ARE monitored and tickets are issued.

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Other GENERAL PARKING INFO

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On Street:
>>Metered on-street parking is 'til 5pm 
$2.00/hr. within 2-3 blocks of the "Square Corner"
$1.00/hr. further away (and in the decks).

GREAT NEWS!
Using the "Parkmobile" app,
You can now use your SmartPhone
to pay for metered parking...
You can even set up an alarm feature 
to let you know when your meter is expiring!
(Overtime parking tickets are $20.)
(LoadingZone parking tickets are $75.)

-BUT-
Frederick has a "Forgiveness Program"
(for "overtime" parking tickets only).

If you return to your car within 30 minutes of the 
time-stamp on the ticket, you can take it 
to the Parking Admin office in the Court St.Deck
across from the Court House and it will be waived.
(It's just a block and a half from VISIONS.)
(Limit: 3x per year)

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