Western MD SBDC Schedules Seminar

"Ready, Set, Go!" Are you ready to start a business?

Mar 27, 2015 at 12:40pm

Director of Department of Economic Development Announced

The Board of Garrett County Commissioners has appointed Alexander McCoy, MBA, CEcD as Director of the Department of Economic Development.

Mar 27, 2015 at 9:35am

Tiny Houses Starting To Make a Big Impact On Housing Market

How much space do you need to live? If you’re a tiny house enthusiast, not a whole lot.

Mar 26, 2015 at 8:15am

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.