Garrett County Government - Department of Business Development

July 2014

Off-Road Vehicle Trail Plan Moves Forward
Development of a 14-mile long, off-road vehicle trail on public land at St. John's Rock in eastern Garrett County is moving forward.
Garrett County Pre-K Poviders to Receive $42,000 in Grants
Garrett County Pre-K providers will receive $442K in grant funding for the coming school year.
Deep Creek Watershed District Authority to be Created
The Draft Deep Creek Watershed Management Plan recommends creation of a watershed district authority.
Wisconsin Signs Contract With TDEC
TDEC has been awarded a contract to provide data entry and document scanning services for all Wisconsin state agencies.
County Projects Receive ARC Funding
Several county projects have received funding through the Appalachian Regional Commission.
Bon Appetit Appalachia Map Unveiled
Garrett County's local food efforts have landed its businesses on the Bon Appetit Appalachia map.
Art in the Park Planned
The 15th Annual Art in the Park is set for July 12th and 13th at Deep Creek Lake State Park.
Grantsville Student Attends National Youth Science Camp
Bruce Nairn of Northern Garrett High School will represent Maryland as a delegate to the 2014 National Youth Science Camp.
Garrett School Board Approves Consolidation Recommendations
Six school consolidation recommendations were recently approved by the Board of Education.