Garrett County Government - Department of Business Development

December 2014

Legislation Includes $70 Million For ARC Base Program
The Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act of 201 supports lives and livelihoods in Western Maryland and includes $70 million for the Appalachian Regional Commission base program.
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.
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.