The Unsafe Structures Ordinance became effective on January 1, 2008. The Ordinance provides a process to identify, address and abate a dangerous structure that contains unsafe equipment or is damaged, decayed, dilapidated, structurally unsafe, or of such faulty construction or unstable foundation that a partial or complete collapse is possible and presents a threat to the health, safety, and general welfare of the community.
For unsafe structure issues within the incorporated towns of Accident, Deer Park, Friendsville, Grantsville, Kitzmiller, Loch Lynn Heights, Mt. Lake Park and Oakland, please contact:
Code Enforcement Officer
Garrett County Municipalities
(301) 334-9431 ext. 6105