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BOARD OF GARRETT COUNTY COMMISSIONERS
EXECUTIVE ORDER

DECLARATION OF EMERGENCY: AMENDED MAY 14, 2020


BOARD OF GARRETT COUNTY COMMISSIONERS
COVID-19 BRIEFING: MARCH 20, 2020

 
 
 
The Garrett County government is implementing measures to provide a safe and secure environment for employees and customers in light of the global COVID-19 pandemic
 
At this time, Garrett County Government will maintain normal operations but will coordinate with the State of Maryland. The County Government will follow the state’s direction concerning the potential closure for County operations.


Garrett County Health Department COVID-19 Resources:

General Information: garretthealth.org/covid-19-information/

Donations Information: garretthealth.org/community

Health Officer's Memo: May 14, 2020

Frequently Asked Questions: bit.ly/covid-19-answer

Essential Business Information: https://govstatus.egov.com/md-coronavirus-business

COVID-19 Hotline (for non-emergency medical questions): 301-334-7698
(Please call 911 only for medical emergencies, not for coronavirus information or questions)


All county departments will operate with essential services only and all county offices are closed to the public until further notice.
 
 
General Information                        301-334-8970
                                                      info@garrettcounty.org
                                                      www.garrettcounty.org/news
 
Citizen Connect                              www.garrettcounty.org/public_users/login
 
Emergency Management                301-334-7609
                                                       emergencymanagement@garrettcounty.org
                                                       www.garrettcounty.org/emergency-services
 
Building Permits                              301-334-7470
                                                       permitsandinspections@garrettcouty.org
 
Water/Sewer Permits                      301-334-6983
                                                       publicutilities@garrettcounty.org
 
Solid Waste                                     301-387-0322
                                                       solidwaste@garrettcounty.org
All county waste collection sites are CLOSED Tuesdays and Thursdays; the Garrett County landfill remains open with normal hours. Limited resources have forced the contracted recycling company to no longer accept the #1 and #2 plastics for recycling until further notice.
 
Liquor Control                                  301-334-1925
                                                        liquorcontrolboard@garrettcounty.org
 
 
Remember to maintain appropriate distance with those who you are interacting with and wash your hands frequently.
 
Updates will be posted as available to this site.