Garrett County Government

Office of Planning and Land Management

The Office of Planning and Land Management is part of the Department of Community Planning and Development. The Office regulates Zoning Administration, Subdivision Administration, Licensing Issues, Land Preservation, Sensitive Areas Regulation, Comprehensive Planning and Mapping Services. For more information on these departments, click on the sidebar links to the left.

The primary function of the Office of Planning & Land Management is to:
  • maintain, update and implement the County's Comprehensive Development Plan with the direction of the County Planning Commission

  • prepare studies and assist the County Commissioners in developing policies with regard to land use, transportation, population forecasts (Census) and proposed regulations.

  • review re-zoning requests and

  • coordinate with State, local and Federal agencies to fulfill implementation of policies and funding opportunities.

J.B. Churchill, GIS Specialist

2014 Canoe Slalom World Championships - NOTICE TO RENTAL PROPERTY OWNERS

*** REMINDER *** All residential properties offered for rent on a short-term basis (14 day period or less) located within the Deep Creek watershed must be inspected and licensed as a TVRU.

Jan 13, 2014 at 12:55pm

Deep Creek Lake Watershed Management Plan Steering Committee Meeting 

DCL Watershed Management Plan Steering Committee Meeting.

Jan 2, 2014 at 4:15pm

Deep Creek Lake Management Plan Steering Committee Meeting

Deep Creek Lake Mgt. Plan Steering Committe meeting to be held on September 11, 2013.

Aug 28, 2013 at 11:47am