Garrett County Government

Current News, Events, and Press Releases

Oct 21 2014
Upper Potomac River Commission Quarterly Session Announced

Oct 21, 2014 at 11:40am

The Upper Potomac River Commission will meet in regularly quarterly session on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at Noon. The meeting is open to the public.

Oct 20 2014
County Commissioners Announce Public Meeting Agenda

Oct 20, 2014 at 2:20pm

The Board of County Commissioners Announce the Public Meeting Agenda for Wednesday, October 22, 2014 beginning at 9:00 a.m.

Oct 16 2014
Celebrating Garrett County's Thriving Rural Manufacturing Industry

Oct 16, 2014 at 11:55am

We're celebrating Garrett County's thriving manufacturing industry this month with events that will showcase the industry's growth, as well as our historic talents and our character as a community.

Oct 13 2014
Report Supports Reinvestment, Gives Kudos to Local Programs

Oct 13, 2014 at 9:10am

Maryland Sustainable Growth Commission report highlights as best practices the cooperation between municipalities and county government in working on town revitalization and economic development.

Oct 9 2014
Mountain Lake Park/Loch Lynn Heights Sewer Service Area

Oct 9, 2014 at 2:24pm

A public hearing to consider the proposed amendment of the Mountain Lake Park/Loch Lynn Heights sewer Service Area Boundariesis scheduled for Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at 9:15 a.m.

Norma C. Hesen - Garrett County's Most Beautiful Person 2014

Oct 9, 2014 at 9:27am

Norma Hesen has been chosen for this year's Garrett County's Most Beautiful Person.

Oct 8 2014
Maryland Department of Transportation Consolidated Transportation Program Meeting Scheduled

Oct 8, 2014 at 1:29pm

The Maryland Department of Transportation has scheduled the annual Consolidated Transportation Program meeting for Friday, October 17, 2014 beginning at 10:00 a.m. located at the GC Courthouse.

Oct 6 2014
Power of Possibilities Summit to be Held October 24th

Oct 6, 2014 at 12:34pm

If you work to support entrepreneurs and small businesses in the tri-state region or if you are an engaged, interested entrepreneur or future entrepreneur, this one-day summit is for you!

Oct 3 2014
County Commissioners Announce Public Meeting Agenda

Oct 3, 2014 at 2:56pm

The Board of County Commissioners announce the Public Meeting Agenda for Tuesday, October 7, 2014.

Sep 30 2014
Northern High School Named 2014 National Blue Ribbon School

Sep 30, 2014 at 3:24pm

Northern Garrett High School was named a 2014 National Blue Ribbon School today by the U.S. Department of Education.

Parade Road Closings Announced for 47th Annual Autumn Glory Festival

Sep 30, 2014 at 9:59am

Several Oakland roads will be closed before and during the 47th Annual Autumn Glory Festival Grand Feature parade, which begins at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 11th.

Sep 26 2014
DNR Provides Update of Hydrilla Control Efforts at Deep Creek Lake

Sep 26, 2014 at 3:15pm

Sonar treatments of Hydrilla patches conducted over the summer have been deemed successful.

Sep 22 2014
Press Release - Department of Solid Waste & Recycling

Sep 22, 2014 at 12:35pm

Dave Baker, Manager, Garrett County Department of Solid Waste & Recycling would like to stress the importance of the rules for the use residential permits.

Online Access to Shale Gas Public Health Study Meeting Available

Sep 22, 2014 at 10:00am

Join the meeting online from your computer, tablet, or smartphone on September 25th.

Sep 11 2014
Office of Economic Development Releases Annual Report

Sep 11, 2014 at 10:58am

Great things are happening in Garrett County, and we are excited to share them with you!