Garrett County Government - Department of Business Development

October 2022

American Job Centers Offering Free Online Workshops for Job Seekers in November
Registration is required in advance. Participants have several options to log in via computer, with or without a camera/microphone, as well as tune in via smartphone.
Deep Creek Lake Pilot Dredging Update
The pilot dredging project is proposed to begin in the fall of 2023, with most of the active dredging occurring in from late October to early January 2024 during low lake water levels.
Governor Hogan Announces Major Investment to Realign and Expand US 219 in Garrett County
Governor Larry Hogan announced a $77 million investment for realignment and upgrades to Maryland’s section of US 219 and dedication of the roadway to retiring Senator George C. Edwards.
Governor Hogan and Appalachian Regional Commission Announce $47.1 Million in Awards for Economic Diversification in Region’s Coal-Impacted Communities
Among this year’s POWER grant recipients is Garrett County’s Broadband Customer Connect Program which will support installation of 7500' of broadband and expand fiber broadband services to more homes.
U. S. Commercial Service: The World is Open for Your Business
Whether you’re looking to make your first export sale or expand to additional markets, the USCS offers the expertise you need to connect with lucrative opportunities and increase your bottom line.
Tri-State Gazebo Presented With 25th Anniversary Proclamation
Founded in 1997, Tri-State Gazebo, Inc. has remained a family–owned business dedicated to serving the specialty outdoor storage and furnishing needs of our community and surrounding region.
U.S. Commercial Service Presents Making Global Markets Accessible
Join the U.S. Commercial Service and gather virtually with other U.S. companies focused on defining and refining their international business opportunities and strategies.
Commissioners Proclaim October 24-28, 2022 as Business Development Week in Garrett County
Garrett County is an important component of Maryland's economic success and will highlight those successes by recognizing important projects and visiting local businesses.
Commissioners Present Deep Creek Mountain Utilities With 5th Anniversary Proclamation
Founded in 2017, the Stuck Family opened this business to serve the energy and heating needs of our community and surrounding region.
Commissioners Present Custom Thredz With 5th Anniversary Proclamation
Founded in 2017, Custom Thredz was purchased and formed by Kelly Vitez to continue a legacy of superior service in apparel design and embroidery that has existed in Garrett County for over 20 years.