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Celebrating 150 Years in Garrett County, Maryland: 1872-2022

Current News, Events, and Press Releases

Nov 28, 2022 at 2:47pm
Southern Garrett County High School students Bayleigh Hawk and Eliana Hudnall earn awards in the state-wide sculpture competition.
Nov 23, 2022 at 12:36pm
Holiday Landfill and Collection Sites hours and refuse permit information.
Nov 21, 2022 at 1:41pm
Open dialog was had between the Board of Education (BOE) and the Board of Garrett County Commissioners at a public work session held Wednesday November 9, 2022 at the Courthouse.
Nov 10, 2022 at 2:34pm
This project will install, or support the installation of, 7,500 feet of broadband conduit to deploy fiber broadband services to approximately 300 Garrett County homes.
Oct 24, 2022 at 3:04pm
A pilot dredging project at Arrowhead Cove will determine if dredging is a viable and cost-effective strategy for improving water recreation, water quality, and fish habitat at Deep Creek Lake.
Sep 27, 2022 at 11:05am
The official community celebration of the sesquicentennial, or 150th anniversary, of Garrett County was held on September 17, 2022. Over 2,000 participants enjoyed the day's events and presentations.
Sep 27, 2022 at 9:25am
Public listening sessions related to the economic development strategic plan are scheduled for: October 6, 2022, from 1 PM to 3 PM & from 6 PM to 8 PM in-person at the GIEC at Garrett College.
Sep 16, 2022 at 1:57am
Garrett County 150th Community Celebration to be held on September 17, 2022 from 10 am through 6 pm at the Garrett County Fairgrounds, Everyone is welcome at this FREE event!
Aug 20, 2022 at 9:15am
The theme of the event is “Garrett County: Celebrating 150 Years of Connecting Communities”. Click through for more information on where to pick up your commemorative town coin and/or a complete set.
Aug 17, 2022 at 11:03pm
The Garrett County Citizen Scrap Tire Drop-Off Day Event will be held on Saturday, August 20, 2022, from 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Jul 11, 2022 at 2:39pm
Upon the conclusion of a special session held by the Garrett County Commissioners today, July 11, 2022, the ordinance to appoint a Garrett County Fire Marshal has been approved.
Jun 28, 2022 at 8:12am
Now, and throughout 2022, the 150th committee is attending each Garrett County municipality’s festivals or community events to share, distribute information, and offer free giveaways and souvenirs.
May 6, 2022 at 3:13pm
If you have questions on constant tax yield, consider attending the public hearing at 4:00 PM on May 17, 2022. The hearing will also be live-streamed on the Garrett County Government Facebook page.
May 5, 2022 at 7:59am
The Business Spotlight Program will be an ongoing economic and business development initiative offered to all Garrett County businesses and nonprofit organizations.
Mar 28, 2022 at 10:36am
COVID-19 testing will be held on Tuesday through Friday each week at the Garrett County Health Department at 1025 Memorial Drive in Oakland between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m.