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COVID-19 Resources and Information

March 2020

Mar 31, 2020 at 2:04pm, Communications Office
With each new announcement by President Trump or Governor Hogan, the list of questions from the public continues to grow. Please see the following list of resources from the GC Health Department
Mar 30, 2020 at 8:01pm, Board of Commissioners
Governor Larry Hogan signed a new Executive Order this morning which includes a Stay at Home Directive. The order goes into effect at 8 p.m. March 30, 2020.
Mar 26, 2020 at 5:21pm, Board of Commissioners
In the interest of public health and safety due to COVID-19, the Garrett County Health Officer has declared that all transient rentals be closed, and not further rented, effective March 27, 2020.
Mar 25, 2020 at 1:12pm, Communications Office
In light of the COVID-19 situation, The Board of Garrett County Commissioners will be delaying a decision on a proposed Second Amendment Sanctuary designation.
Mar 24, 2020 at 10:15am, Board of Commissioners
GC Department of Solid Waste &Recycling announces that Effective Tuesday March 31, 2020 ALL collection sites will be closed on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
Mar 24, 2020 at 9:12am, Board of Commissioners
Garrett County Economic Development has created a COVID-19 Resources webpage for small businesses and their workers.
Mar 23, 2020 at 2:11pm, Communications Office
Maryland Governor Larry Hogan today has enacted an emergency order to close all non-essential businesses across the state, effective March 23, 2020 at 5:00 P.M.
Mar 23, 2020 at 1:15pm, Department of Public Works - Public Utilities Division
Emergency water and sewer repairs only and Warehouse by appointment only.
Mar 22, 2020 at 4:53pm, Board of Commissioners
The Board of Garrett County Commissioners will provide a video update on COVID-19 preparedness and response plans today, March 22, 2020 at 3:00 PM.
Mar 22, 2020 at 3:11pm, Board of Commissioners
The Board of County Commissioners have issued a Declaration of Emergency effective Sunday March 22, 2020 at 5:00 PM local time.
Mar 22, 2020 at 12:20pm, Board of Commissioners
The first two local cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Garrett County, according to the Garrett County Health Department and Garrett Regional Medical Center (GRMC).
Mar 21, 2020 at 2:28pm, Board of Commissioners
Governor Larry Hogan’s Executive Order released Thursday concerning Social Gatherings has given Marylanders a clear directive that any social grouping of more than 10 people is banned.
Mar 21, 2020 at 2:26pm, Board of Commissioners
As COVID-19 continues to change on a minute-by-minute basis, the Garrett County Health Department and Garrett County Commissioners are urging citizens to stay home, be responsible & avoid crowds.
Mar 20, 2020 at 4:12pm, Economic Development
The 2020 Census Event previously scheduled for April 1st, which was advertised on business cards and newspaper stickers, has been cancelled – but please participate in the census regardless.
Mar 17, 2020 at 1:09pm, Board of Commissioners
The Board of Garrett County Commissioners are in regular contact with the teams necessary to managing a potential public health emergency.
Mar 17, 2020 at 1:04pm, Board of Commissioners
The March 17, 2020 Public Meeting will NOT be held at the Southern Garrett Rescue Squad beginning at 5:30 p.m. with a Community Presentation following.
Mar 16, 2020 at 12:37pm, Board of Commissioners
In light of the evolving situation with the global COVID-19 pandemic, the Garrett County government is implementing measures to provide a safe and secure environment for employees.
Mar 16, 2020 at 11:19am, Board of Commissioners
Public Access is restricted at the Garrett County Courthouse and all County Offices until further notice. For Questions please call 301.334.8970.
Mar 14, 2020 at 12:59pm, Board of Commissioners
Notice is hereby given that The Board of Garrett County Commissioners will not hold a Public Meeting and Community Presentation on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 as previously announced.
Mar 13, 2020 at 4:35pm, Board of Commissioners
GC Gov't is following the State of MD policies concerning operations during this Corona Virus situation. Please see the GC Health Department website for further info
Mar 12, 2020 at 9:09am, Communications Office
The Garrett County Health Department is monitoring the evolving situation with COVID-19 and is a resource for the latest information.
Mar 4, 2020 at 2:36pm, Communications Office
A group of concerned citizens approached the Garrett County Sheriff’s Department and Commissioners to request a resolution to recognize Garrett County as a Second Amendment Sanctuary County.
Mar 4, 2020 at 2:33pm, Communications Office
The Board of Garrett County Commissioners held its recent public meeting at Garrett College GIEC on Monday, March 2, 2020.
Mar 4, 2020 at 2:19pm, Communications Office
The Garrett County Complete County Committee has been working for the last few months to ensure Garrett County is ready for the upcoming Census 2020. “Garrett County Counts Because You Do!”
Mar 4, 2020 at 11:27am, Watershed Management
Recreation & Marketing Volunteers Needed for EAC
Mar 4, 2020 at 10:26am, Communications Office
Garrett County Gov. is committed to helping its citizens and businesses access high-speed broadband service. We are requesting citizen input to determine the current internet service levels available.