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July 2020

Jul 31, 2020 at 4:22am, Communications Office
Maryland Governor Larry Hogan announced Wednesday that he is expanding the statewide masking order, and directing the MDH to issue a public health advisory for out-of-state travel.
Jul 31, 2020 at 4:22am, Communications Office
The Garrett County Health Department received a positive COVID-19 result for one additional person, bringing the current county total to 45.
Jul 27, 2020 at 11:31pm, Communications Office
The Garrett County Health Department received positive COVID-19 results for six additional persons, bringing the current county total to 44.
Jul 27, 2020 at 1:03pm, Board of Commissioners
The Board of County Commissioners Announce the Public Meeting Agenda for Monday, August 3, 2020 beginning at 4:00 p.m. via Live Stream.
Jul 23, 2020 at 9:50am, Communications Office
The Garrett County Health Department received a positive COVID-19 result for one additional person, bringing the current county total to 35.
Jul 22, 2020 at 11:43am, Communications Office
The Garrett County Complete Count Committee would like to remind all residents of the County who haven’t done so to complete their 2020 Census survey and help make a difference to their community.
Jul 21, 2020 at 3:34pm, Communications Office
The Garrett County Health Department received positive COVID-19 results for three additional people, bringing the current county total to 34.
Jul 20, 2020 at 11:09am, Board of Commissioners
The BOCC Public Meeting on July 21, 2020 has been cancelled. The next scheduled Public Meeting will be held on Monday, August 3, 2020 beginning at 4:00
Jul 18, 2020 at 8:25am, Communications Office
The Garrett County Health Department received notification of additional positive COVID-19 cases which brings the county’s total positive cases to 31.
Jul 16, 2020 at 4:22pm, Communications Office
The Garrett County Health Department received notification of two additional positive COVID-19 cases yesterday which brings the county’s total positive cases to 26.
Jul 15, 2020 at 9:22am, Communications Office
The two events (already held) had a combined total of nearly 450 tests with only one positive result. That result was reported in an earlier press release.
Jul 14, 2020 at 4:38pm, Communications Office
The Garrett County Commissioners are in daily contact with the county’s health officer to plan for an expected increase in COVID-19 cases.
Jul 14, 2020 at 4:29pm, Communications Office
Garrett County’s current COVID-19 case count is now 24, following the findings of contact tracing operations; the virus has begun spreading throughout the community.
Jul 13, 2020 at 9:16am, Communications Office
The Garrett County Health Department received additional notifications of positive COVID-19 testing results for Garrett County residents; the county’s total positive cases for COVID-19 is now 25.
Jul 10, 2020 at 3:26pm, Communications Office
Goodwill Nursing Home and Assisted Living in Grantsville received confirmation of positive COVID-19 test results for two staff members.
Jul 9, 2020 at 2:05pm, Communications Office
The Garrett County Health Department received notification of one additional positive COVID-19 case which brings the county’s total positive cases for Garrett County residents to 19.
Jul 9, 2020 at 2:03pm, Sheriff's Office
Thank you for supporting the Men and Women of the Garrett County Sheriff’s Department...
Jul 9, 2020 at 9:54am, Communications Office
Next Community COVID-19 Testing in Garrett County is July 17th. Testing is for persons who do not have symptoms, free and without the need for an appointment or a doctor’s order.
Jul 8, 2020 at 3:54pm, Communications Office
The Garrett County Health Department received notification of three additional positive COVID-19 cases which brings the county’s total positive cases for Garrett County residents to 18.
Jul 8, 2020 at 3:52pm, Communications Office
The Census is conducted every ten years and helps shape important decisions for the decade to come. Currently, Garrett County is in danger of falling below its 2010 Census response rate.
Jul 8, 2020 at 2:15pm, Communications Office
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a warning about hand sanitizer gel that may be dangerous because it contains large amounts of methanol, or wood alcohol, which can be toxic when
Jul 8, 2020 at 2:05pm, Communications Office
The Garrett County Health Department received notification of another positive COVID-19 case which brings the county’s total positive cases to 15.
Jul 1, 2020 at 6:20pm, Communications Office
The Garrett County Health Department was notified today of five positive COVID-19 testing results at a long-term care facility in Garrett County.
Jul 1, 2020 at 4:13pm, Communications Office
The Garrett County Health Department, operating with state and local partners, is offering drive-thru testing without the need for an appointment at Deep Creek Lake on Friday, July 3.
Jul 1, 2020 at 9:34am, Communications Office
The Health Department has received results from many of the 175 tests conducted at a drive-thru community COVID-19 testing event and, so far, the event has returned one positive result for COVID-19.