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COVID-19 Summary

Information is changing daily on the COVID-19 situation. Click on the images / links below for quick access to specific information. Please check this page regularly for the latest updates.
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 when available. In-person interaction is limited and with safeguards in place. Also, appointments must be made to meet with any County office.

Maryland State COVID-19 Resources:

Garrett County Health Department COVID-19 Resources:

General Information:

Donations Information:

Garrett County Health Officer's Memo: May 14, 2020

Frequently Asked Questions:

Essential Business Information:

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.
General Information                        301-334-8970
Citizen Connect                    
Emergency Management                301-334-7609
Building Permits                              301-334-7470
Water/Sewer Permits                      301-334-6983
Solid Waste                                     301-387-0322
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

Updates will be posted as available to this site.