Garrett County - In Mountain Maryland


The County is governed by an elected Board of County Commissioners (the "Board"), whose three members serve four-year terms and must live in the District which they represent. The Board may exercise only such powers as are conferred by the General Assembly of Maryland.

The County is administered under a line organizational method, with the County Administrator responsible for the general administration of County Government. The administration of the County is centralized with the County Administrator responsible for overseeing the financial planning, annual budget process, personnel management, and direction and management of operations within the organization.

The Board of County Commissioners address is:
203 South Fourth Street - Room 207
Oakland, Maryland  21550
301-334-5000 Fax
The Board of County Commissioners Staff includes:
R. Lamont Pagenhardt
County Administrator and Director of Human Resources
Gorman E. Getty, III
County Attorney
Carol A. Riley-Alexander
Executive Assistant

Deep Creek Lake Dye Study & Cancellation of Scheduled Power Outages

The dye study for the Turkey Neck area of DCL will take place next week starting, Mon., April 28, 2014. The scheduled power outages originally scheduled for Monday, April 28, 2014 has been cancelled.

Apr 23, 2014 at 2:55pm

County Commissioners Announce Administrative Work Session

The Board of County Commissioners will conduct an administrative work session on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 beginning at 9:00 a.m.

Apr 17, 2014 at 2:17pm

Press Release - Office Move

The Office of Permits & Inspections has moved to the Garrett County Courthouse effective April 14, 2014 located at 203 South Fourth Street - Room 208. Phone numbers will remain the same.

Apr 11, 2014 at 2:50pm