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COVID-19 Summary

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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.
 
Garrett County Government is under normal operation and employees continue to work remotely. In-person interaction is limited and with safeguards in place. Also, appointments must be made to meet with any County office.


Garrett County Health Department COVID-19 Resources:

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

Donations Information: garretthealth.org/community

Garrett County 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 Garrett County Government departments are under full operation with all in-person services available by appointment.
 
Any visitor or contractor, to any Garrett County Government facility or building, will be subject to the following requirements.
1. Must schedule an appointment or be a regularly scheduled activity.
2. Must be screened and have their temperature taken. Anyone with a
temperature at or above 100.4 will not be allowed into the building or facility.
3. Must wear face covering.
 
 
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.