Current News, Events, and Press Releases

Jul 14 2014
State of Deep Creek Lake and Watershed Presentation Announced

Jul 14, 2014 at 12:30pm

MD Department of Natural Resources will be hosting a presentation on the State of Deep Creek Lake and Watershed on Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. located in the Garrett College Auditorium.

Jul 11 2014
County Commissioners Announce Public Meeting Agenda

Jul 11, 2014 at 3:02pm

The Board of County Commissioners Announce the Public Meeting Agenda for Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Jul 8 2014
Garrett County's Most Beautiful Person 2014

Jul 8, 2014 at 10:08am

The 2014 Garrett County's Most Beautiful Person contest is now accepting nominations until August 29, 2014. This contest is based on volunteer service only.

Jul 3 2014
Boundary Change for the Garrett County Sanitary District

Jul 3, 2014 at 4:37pm

Board of County Commissioners meeting Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 11:15 a.m.to consider proposed amendment of water and sewer Service Area Boundaries.

B-52 Memorial Service Activities and Road Closure Timeline

Jul 3, 2014 at 9:07am

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, July 12, 2014 beginning at 11:00 a.m. to honor the B-52 crew members involved in the crash 50 years ago in January 1964.

Jun 30 2014
Potomac Edison Planned Power Outage - July 8, 2014

Jun 30, 2014 at 10:38am

On July 8, 2014 there will be a planned power outage for maintenance. Potomac Edison thanks you for your patience and understanding.

Jun 20 2014
219 South/Cherry Creek Bridge Closure and Detour Routes

Jun 20, 2014 at 3:42pm

Maryland SHA is directing ALL truck traffic to use Rt. 560 as the alternative route. Tractor Trailer trucks are not permitted to use Mason School

Jun 13 2014
The Board of County Commissioners Announce Public Meeting Agenda 

Jun 13, 2014 at 10:50am

The Board of County Commissioners Announce the June 17, 2014 Public Meeting Agenda

U.S. Route 219 Bridge Replacement to Start June 18th at Cherry Creek

Jun 13, 2014 at 9:23am

The Maryland State Highway Administration will begin construction June 18 to replace the U.S. Route 219 bridge over Cherry Creek, about 5 miles south of Oakland.

Jun 3 2014
County Commissioners Open Letter to the BOE

Jun 3, 2014 at 11:44am

The Board of Garrett County Commissioners sent the attached letter to the Garrett County Board of Education.

May 30 2014
County Commissioners Announce Public Meeting Agenda

May 30, 2014 at 11:42am

The Board of County Commissioners Announce the Public Meeting Agenda for Tuesday, June 3, 2014 beginning at 9:00 a.m.

May 28 2014
Garrett County State Parks and Forests Trail Project Moves Forward

May 28, 2014 at 11:07am

The MD Board of Public Works recently approved development of approximately 30 miles of new trails in Garrett County.

Voter Registration Deadline Approaching

May 28, 2014 at 9:15am

Voter Registration Deadline Approaching

May 23 2014
County Commissioners Announce Administrative Work Session

May 23, 2014 at 9:46am

The Board of County Commissioners will conduct an Administrative Work Session on Tuesday, May 27, 2014 beginning at 9:00 a.m.

May 22 2014
Deep Creek Watershed Committee Hears Reports

May 22, 2014 at 9:54am

All the subcommittees of the Deep Creek Watershed Management Plan Steering Committee have submitted their reports, which will be considered for inclusion into the Deep Creek Lake Management Plan.