Current News, Events, and Press Releases

Aug 20 2014
Winter Hours of Operation at the Garrett County Landfill Announced

Aug 20, 2014 at 11:24am

The Garrett County Department of Solid Waste & Recycling announces winter hours for the Garrett County Landfill.

Aug 15 2014
County Commissioners Announce Administrative Work Session

Aug 15, 2014 at 10:54am

The Board of County Commissioners has scheduled an administrative work session on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 beginning at 1:00 p.m.

Heritage Area Mini-Grant Program Applications Now Available

Aug 15, 2014 at 10:16am

The Mountain Maryland Gateway to the West Heritage Area's Mini Grant Program is now accepting applications. Take Advantage of this funding opportunity! Contact Dawn Hein at 301.387.4386.

Aug 6 2014
Garrett County's Most Beautiful Person 2014 - 3 more weeks to send in your nomination!!!

Aug 6, 2014 at 3:21pm

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.

Garrett County Chamber of Commerce Announce Position Opening

Aug 6, 2014 at 3:13pm

The Garrett County Chamber of Commerce announced today a position opening of the Heritage Area Manager in their organization.

Aug 5 2014
Deep Creek Watershed Management Plan Steering Committee Meeting

Aug 5, 2014 at 9:36am

The Deep Creek Watershed Management Plan Steering Committee announces a public meeting to be held Saturday August 9th at the Gallatin Yurt at Wisp Resort.

Aug 1 2014
County Commissioners Announce August 5, 2014 Public Meeting Agenda

Aug 1, 2014 at 1:04pm

The Board of County Commissioners Announce the Public Meeting Agenda for Tuesday, August 5, 2014 beginning at 9:00 a.m.

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 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.