Garrett County Government - Department of Business Development

January 2019

Government Contracting Opportunity Available for Construction of Maryland State Police Barrack in Cumberland
The Maryland Department of General Services has posted a large contracting opportunity for the construction of the Maryland State Police Barrack in Cumberland.
TDEC Awarded Data Entry Contract with Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning
The Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP) has awarded TDEC a contract to provide data entry of Illinois crash reports.
Haley Farm Inn and Retreat Center Offers Health to Those Who Visit
Health is the main focus at the Haley Farm Inn and Retreat Center near Oakland.
Garrett Regional Medical Center Opens Behavioral Health Clinic
Health & Wellness Services of Garrett Regional Medical Center offers comprehensive behavioral health services for children and adults at its location at 69 Wolf Acres Drive in Oakland.
Honi Honi Celebrates 50 Years at the Lake
The Honi Honi Bar, a landmark of Deep Creek Lake, is celebrating its 50th birthday this month.
Lieutenant Governor to Address PACE
PACE Co-Chairs, Allegany’s Jeremy Irons and Garrett’s Shawn Bender, have announced Lt. Gov. Boyd K. Rutherford will be the keynote speaker at the upcoming PACE Breakfast.
TDEC Awarded Two Task Orders to Support the Department of Labor
TDEC, a leading provider of Business Process Outsourcing services, has been awarded two task orders by the U.S. Department of Labor through TDEC’s GSA Schedule 36 contract.
Ribbon-Cutting Slated for Regional Behavioral Health Center
Garrett Regional Medical Center (GRMC) officials will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday, January 23rd, at 10:00 a.m. for its new Regional Behavioral Health Center in Oakland.
FireFly Farms' MountainTop Bleu Wins at Prestigious 2019 Good Food Awards
FireFy Farms, producer of handmade cheese from Mountain Maryland, proudly announces that one of its first-produced soft-ripened goat’s milk cheeses, MountainTop, is a 2019 Good Foods Awards winner.
Meshach Browning Trail System Opens in McHenry
The Meshach Browning Trail System, which covers more than six miles, is a public, non-motorized, multi-use recreational and cultural resource at the Deep Creek Lake Lions Club Park in McHenry.
Arts Council Announces Publication of "Ginseng"
The Garrett County Arts Council has announced the publication of the most recent issue of Ginseng, the council’s own literary journal. The book is available at The Gallery Shop.
Western MD SBDC Post Job Opening for Small Business Consultant for Garrett County
The Western Maryland Small Business Development Center is seeking applications for the position of Small Business Consultant for Garrett County. The application deadline is January 21, 2019.
Governor Larry Hogan Announces Maryland Opportunity Zone Expansion
Governor Larry Hogan today announced a series of initiatives and legislation to further expand the thriving Maryland Opportunity Zone program.
Tru South Open for Business in McHenry
Tru South is a lifestyle apparel and outdoor recreation store owned by Tim and Missy Ingram. They also have another location in the Meadowbrook Mall in Bridgeport, W.Va.
MD Commerce Re-Designates Northern Garrett Enterprise Zone
“We are very thankful for the approval of the enterprise zone designation here in Garrett County,” said Michael Hough, Director of Garrett County Economic Development.