Posted on: October 2, 2017

Changing the Location of an Existing Polling Place

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On October 4, 2017 at 9:00 AM, the Allegany County Board of Elections will consider changing the location of the polling place for District 16 from the North Branch Fire Department  located at 12100 North Branch Road SE, Cumberland, MD 21502 to t...

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Posted on: April 26, 2017

Allegany County Depart. of Emergency Services - Tornado Safety

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You may not think of Allegany County as having the right type of climate and geography to allow for the formation of tornadoes, but the region does experience tornado events from time to time. A tornado can occur at any time of year and any time of day.

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Posted on: May 5, 2017

Allegany County Department of Emergency Services - Fire Safety

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There have been 23 residential fire fatalities in the State of Maryland, from January 1, 2017 to May 3, 2017. In cases where the cause of the fire has been determined, smoking, cooking and heating were the leading causes of fatal residential fires.

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Posted on: May 8, 2017

Allegany County Emergency Services - Hurricane Preparedness Week

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The Atlantic hurricane season is June – November. May 7-13, 2017 is Hurricane Prepared Week.

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Posted on: October 16, 2017

Cresaptown Water District Project October 18 – 27, 2017

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Amcelle and Boone Street Water Shut-Off for Cresaptown Water Project

The Allegany County Department of Public Works Utilities Division will be installing a new water main line in the Cresaptown Water District. This is part of the continuing effort to impro...

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Posted on: October 13, 2017

National Fire Prevention Week: Fire Scene Information You Need to Know

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National Fire Prevention Week: Important Information about a Fire Scene

 

When firefighters arrive on the scene of a fire, they immediately begin fire suppression activities. This usually involves pulling hundreds of feet of hose from the bed of th...

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Posted on: October 16, 2017

Shade Graduates from The Academy for Excellence

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Local government officials are often called upon to understand and make decisions on complex issues with significant implications for their jurisdictions. The Academy for Excellence in Local Governance is a professional development program designed to tra...

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Posted on: October 16, 2017

Allegany County Yard Waste & Mulch Site

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YARD WASTE & MULCH SITE

FALL SCHEDULE STARTS WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 1

Allegany County Government operates a supervised yard waste and mulch site for residents and businesses in the North Branch Industrial Park, 11700 PPG Road, Cumberland. PPG Road is off o...

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Posted on: October 12, 2017

Household Hazardous Waste Collection: A Success!

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Household Hazardous Waste Special Collection: A Success!

 8.3 Tons Safely and Legally Disposed

 

The one-day special collection was held on Saturday, September 9, 2017, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Allegany County Fairgrounds. A tota...

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Posted on: October 9, 2017

Fire Prevention Week

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National Fire Prevention Week: Every Second Counts: Plan 2 Ways Out!

In a typical home fire, you may have as little as one to two minutes to escape safely from the time the smoke alarm sounds. That’s why home escape planning is so critical in a fire situat...

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Posted on: September 12, 2017

Additional Info! Comprehensive Update to the Allegany County Zoning District Map

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The Allegany County Department of Economic & Community Development is developing a proposed Comprehensive Update to the County Zoning District Map following the adoption of the 2014 Allegany County Comprehensive Plan and associated recommendations. &a...

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Posted on: September 12, 2017

Opportunity Scholarship Success: Frostburg State University President Dr. Ronald Nowaczyk

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In four years 729 county residents have been awarded Allegany County Opportunity Scholarships totaling $718,765 to study at FSU. Over 90% of these scholarship recipients who graduated from FSU have remained in Allegany County, adding to the workforce and ...

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Posted on: June 27, 2017

Live Healthy: NACo Prescription, Health, Dental Discount Program

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The NACo Prescription - Health - Dental Discount Program provides relief to uninsured and underinsured Americans who face high prescription, health and dental costs. The program is free to NACo member counties and it has been offering real savings to coun...

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Posted on: October 16, 2017

Cresaptown Water District Project Wednesday, October 18 – Friday, October 27

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Amcelle and Boone Street Water Shut-Off for Cresaptown Water Project

The Allegany County Department of Public Works Utilities Division will be installing a new water main line in the Cresaptown Water District. This is part of the continuing effort to impro...

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Posted on: October 2, 2017

Changing the Location of an Existing Polling Place

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On October 4, 2017 at 9:00 AM, the Allegany County Board of Elections will consider changing the location of the polling place for District 16 from the North Branch Fire Department  located at 12100 North Branch Road SE, Cumberland, MD 21502 to t...

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Posted on: October 16, 2017

Cresaptown Water District Project October 18 – 27, 2017

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Amcelle and Boone Street Water Shut-Off for Cresaptown Water Project

The Allegany County Department of Public Works Utilities Division will be installing a new water main line in the Cresaptown Water District. This is part of the continuing effort to impro...

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Posted on: October 16, 2017

Cresaptown Water District Project Wednesday, October 18 – Friday, October 27

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Amcelle and Boone Street Water Shut-Off for Cresaptown Water Project

The Allegany County Department of Public Works Utilities Division will be installing a new water main line in the Cresaptown Water District. This is part of the continuing effort to impro...

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