Comptroller Peter Franchot Circulating Petition for Post-Labor Day School Start

Let summer be summer - support starting school after Labor Day. That is the battle cry of Comptroller Peter Franchot.

Dec 10, 2014 at 11:36am

Cheese Manufacturing Plant Coming to Grantsville

High Country Creamery and Market, a cheese manufacturing plant, will open in the summer of 2015 at the former location of Yoder's Country Meats in Grantsville.

Dec 1, 2014 at 12:51pm

Garrett County Voters Approve Additional Sunday Sales

Garrett County voters approved additional Sunday sales of alcohol in the county during the November 4th general election. The new law will take effect December 15th.

Nov 24, 2014 at 3:53pm

Garrett County, Maryland

The westernmost county in Maryland, Garrett County features high elevations—and higher opportunities for prosperity. Lured by an abundance of resources and natural beauty, over 900 businesses elevate their workforce—and profit margins—in Garrett County. Boasting a solid workforce and affordable real estate, Garrett County blends modern conveniences with country living. Efficient by design, our technology and transportation infrastructure redefine rural life, offering convenience and proximity to key markets. In Garrett County, we’re reinventing rural.  Mindful of our agrarian roots, we support the organic growth of innovation. Our businesses are inventive and are reinventing rural.
We feel Garrett County has just what you're looking for - strategic location, reliable/affordable labor, unmatched quality of life, and a friendly business climate. We invite you to explore Garrett County and see first-hand what we have to offer. Please contact Garrett County's Office of Economic Development at (301) 334-1921 or, if you wish to discuss a business location in Garrett County or if you would like further information.