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Celebrating 150 Years in Garrett County, Maryland: 1872-2022

May 2020

May 28, 2020 at 10:51am, Communications Office
On Wednesday Governor Larry Hogan amended his previous order allowing the reopening of certain additional businesses and facilities, while remaining in Stage One of the Road to Recovery.
May 27, 2020 at 5:31pm, Communications Office
Several grant awards, totaling over $1.7 million, approved by the Maryland Board of Public Works will be used to expand local broadband infrastructure to over 1,300 local addresses.
May 27, 2020 at 2:53pm, Communications Office
Local long-term care facilities have been in consultation with staff at the health department to enhance the measures in place to minimize the chance of a COVID-19 outbreak within their facilities.
May 26, 2020 at 1:46pm, Board of Commissioners
The BOCC Announce the June 1, 2020 Public Meeting beginning at 4:00 p,m,
May 24, 2020 at 4:07pm, Communications Office
The Garrett County Health Department was notified today of seven positive COVID-19 testing results at a long-term care facility in Garrett County.
May 20, 2020 at 3:56pm, Board of Commissioners
The Preliminary Budget Overview as presented at the May 19, 2020 Public Meeting.
May 20, 2020 at 2:56pm, Communications Office
Garrett County Health Officer Bob Stephens issued a local Directive and Order on May 19 reinforcing the current face covering requirement from Governor Hogan's office.
May 19, 2020 at 1:06pm, Board of Commissioners
The Board of County Commissioners Announce Public Meeting Agenda for Tuesday, May 19, 2020 beginning at 4:00 p.m.
May 19, 2020 at 12:42pm, Communications Office
The positive case numbers on the Maryland COVID-19 Data Dashboard may change for several reasons.
May 18, 2020 at 12:21pm, Solid Waste and Recycling
The Garrett County Department of Solid Waste & Recycling announces the landfill, located at 3118 Sang Run Road, will be closed on Monday, May 25, 2020 for the Memorial Day holiday.
May 15, 2020 at 4:25pm, Communications Office
As Garrett County moves into Stage One of Governor Hogan’s Roadmap to Recovery process on Friday, May 15, at 5:00 p.m., the Stay-at-Home order is replaced by a Safer-at-Home public health advisory.
May 15, 2020 at 2:03pm, Board of Commissioners
Please click on the links below to read the orders and guidance related to Stage One of the Maryland Strong: Roadmap to Recovery reopening plan.
May 15, 2020 at 11:26am, Watershed Management
DNR announces 2020 hydrilla treatment dates.
May 15, 2020 at 10:14am, Communications Office
The Ruth Enlow Library of Garrett County is happy to announce that due to loosened restrictions in Garrett County, we will be providing curbside service at all branches starting on Monday, May 18th.
May 14, 2020 at 7:18pm, Communications Office
Here in Garrett County, the Garrett County Commissioners have decided to move into Stage One of the recovery plan as of 5 p.m. May 15, 2020.
May 14, 2020 at 1:52pm, Board of Commissioners
Rescinding the March 26, 2020 Health Officer Order
May 14, 2020 at 9:33am, Board of Commissioners
The Board of County Commissioners for Garrett County will hold a special Public Meeting today, Thursday May 14, 2020 at 1:00 P.M.
May 11, 2020 at 1:43pm, Communications Office
The Board of Garrett County Commissioners announced today that Comcast has expanded its footprint in the county by adding more than 370 serviceable addresses.
May 11, 2020 at 1:40pm, Communications Office
A new local grant program will assist Garrett County’s small businesses and their employees through the COVID-19 pandemic.
May 8, 2020 at 3:44pm, Communications Office
Marylanders without health insurance have until June 15 to sign up for a plan through the Maryland Health Benefits Exchange’s Special Enrollment Period (SEP).
May 8, 2020 at 2:32pm, Communications Office
The reopening of businesses and return to a more normal life in Garrett County will be decided at the state level by Governor Larry Hogan.
May 8, 2020 at 11:29am, Communications Office
Garrett County Health Department has been notified of a 6th confirmed case of COVID-19 in Garrett County.
May 7, 2020 at 12:04pm, Communications Office
Throughout the COVID-19 crisis, the Garrett County Government has continued to offer as many services as possible to the public. A secure drop box has been installed at the courthouse to help.
May 7, 2020 at 11:56am, Communications Office
Postponed from April 28, 2020 due to the COVID-19 crisis, the June 2nd primary election will mainly be a “vote by mail” election.
May 7, 2020 at 11:00am, Communications Office
The Board of Garrett County Commissioners held its recent public meeting via virtual meeting on Monday, May 4, 2020. Paul Edwards served as Chairman.
May 5, 2020 at 12:36pm, Communications Office
For the first time in nearly a month, Garrett County Health Department was notified of one additional confirmed case of COVID-19 in Garrett County.
May 5, 2020 at 9:38am, Department of Public Works - Roads Division
Friendsville Addison Road will be temporarily closed on Thursday, 5/7/20, for road maintenance.
May 1, 2020 at 4:12pm, Communications Office
Garrett County is joining the rest of Maryland in celebrating Saturday, May 2, as Healthcare Heroes Day, as initiated by Governor Larry Hogan.