Let's Get Down to Business - Blue Goose Greenhouse

Blue Goose Greenhouse is beginning its second year of business with an Open House event on Saturday, April 25, from 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Apr 17, 2015 at 8:55am

Severe Pay Gap Between Men and Women in Maryland, Advocacy Group Says

Men earn much higher pay in Maryland than women, according to a new study released by the National Women’s Law Center.

Apr 16, 2015 at 4:23pm

BEACON Study Estimates Garrett County Public Schools' Economic Impact on County

The operation of Garrett County Public Schools generates an estimated economic impact of $67.91 million annually within the county, a study unveiled to the Board of Education today shows.

Apr 16, 2015 at 4:08pm

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 Department of Economic Development at (301) 334-1921 or economicdevelopment@garrettcounty.org, if you wish to discuss a business location in Garrett County or if you would like further information.
 
View the Department's 2013 Annual Report here.
 
Interested in Garrett County's current economic development priorities?  Please click on the links below.