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Current News, Events, and Press Releases

Oct 22, 2018 at 9:37am
Purchasing agent Brian Bowers said the bid for the Friendsville wastewater treatment plant equalization tank replacement initiative was awarded to BYCO Enterprises.
Oct 18, 2018 at 1:58pm
Due to a lack of public response/participation, the GCED Strategic Planning Listening Session scheduled for Tuesday, October 23rd, from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. has been cancelled.
Oct 17, 2018 at 4:32pm
Garrett County Commissioners issue Proclamation proclaiming the week of October 21-27, 2018 as Economic Development Week in Garrett County.
Oct 17, 2018 at 4:06pm
The POA was awarded the 2018 Lake Management Success Stories Award. Friends of DCL was awarded the Leadership & Service Award, Volunteer. Awards will be presented at the annual NALMS Conference.
Oct 12, 2018 at 9:25am
Beginning at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, October 13th, traffic patterns will be altered in Oakland for the 51st-annual Autumn Glory Parade.
Oct 11, 2018 at 12:34pm
Three 90-minute public listening sessions will be held on October 23rd to obtain feedback from the County's businesses and citizens regarding the future of economic development in Garrett County.
Oct 5, 2018 at 11:26am
Got Rain? This introductory session on water runoff will give information about what stormwater is & how to manage it on your property for your benefit & the well-being of the entire community.
Oct 2, 2018 at 12:01pm
The Maryland Department of Planning (MDP) is inviting the public to its second round of outreach for the new state development plan, A Better Maryland.
Sep 28, 2018 at 9:53am
MDOT officials will meet with the Garrett County Commissioners and local residents at 10:00 a.m. on October 5th in the Public Meeting Room in the Garrett County Courthouse.
Sep 21, 2018 at 10:39am
The Garrett County commissioners awarded a bid for the Hoyes Run electrical distribution site during their public meeting Monday afternoon in Grantsville.
Sep 7, 2018 at 9:03am
You can now view a copy of the Draft Plan at the Maryland Transportation Plan website. The public comment period will end on November 15, 2018.
Aug 20, 2018 at 9:19am
“A vibrant economy” was the Garrett County Department of Planning and Land Management’s theme for its third workshop to garner public input for the county’s 2018 Comprehensive Plan.
Aug 10, 2018 at 2:18pm
Brookfield Renewable announced on August 9th, 2018 that they will be undertaking multiple projects at the Deep Creek Dam, which will take place from mid-August and last into early/mid Fall.
Jun 21, 2018 at 9:30am
The Garrett County commissioners approved the new budget and tax rates during their public meeting Tuesday evening in Bloomington.
Jun 7, 2018 at 3:08pm
The Garrett County commissioners approved a resolution during their meeting Monday afternoon that could bring a new tenant to the McHenry Business Park.