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Posted on: June 21, 2018

County Establishes Regulatory Reform Commission

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June 21, 2018 (Cumberland, MD) – The Board of County Commissioners at its public meeting passed a resolution establishing a Regulatory Reform Commission. The Commission’s purpose is to examine policies and practices relating to permits...

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Posted on: June 21, 2018

Allegany County Government Schedule

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ALLEGANY COUNTY GOVERNMENT SCHEDULE

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Offices: Allegany County Government offices will be closed on Wednesday, July 4.

Allegany County Transit:  Public transportation services will not be offered by Allegany County Transit. Fix...

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Posted on: June 22, 2018

Frostburg Elks Derby Day

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The Allegany County Commissioners congratulate members of Frostburg Elks Lodge Number 470. The 42nd annual Elks Derby Day will be Wednesday, July 4.

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Maryland Public Service Commission Schedules Columbia Gas Public Hearing

This will be on Thursday, June 28, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. in the Cumberland Ramada, Downtown. This is Case Number 9479. www.psc.state.md.us.

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Posted on: June 21, 2018

Allegany County Fair & Ag Expo

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The 2018 Allegany County Fair & Ag Expo will be held Friday, July 13 – Saturday, July 21 at the Allegany County Fairgrounds, Cumberland, Maryland. The fair has animals and exhibits, amusement rides, fireworks, a demolition derby, great food ...

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Posted on: June 7, 2018

Allegany County Tourism Launches NEW Summer of Heritage Campaign

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Allegany County Tourism Launches NEW Summer of Heritage Tourism Campaign Campaign will focus on history and heritage centered events

June 7, 2018 - CUMBERLAND, MD – Allegany County Tourism has announced a new tourism campaign – the Summer of Herit...

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Posted on: June 6, 2018

Inaugural Commissioners’ Fellows Announced

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JUNE 6, 2018

ALLEGANY COUNTY GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCES SELECTION OF INAUGURAL COMMISSIONERS’ FELLOWS

Today, Allegany County Government announced the selection of students from Frostburg State University and Allegan...

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Posted on: June 4, 2018

Emergency Medical Services Division

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In emergency situations, until first responders arrive at the scene, civilians can help stop uncontrolled bleeding. There is a nationwide initiative underway to train civilians to be able to do so. The Allegany County Department of Emergency Services work...

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Posted on: May 24, 2018

Administrator Named to CEDC Board

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COUNTY ADMINISTRATOR NAMED TO CUMBERLAND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION BOARD 

May 18, 2018 (Cumberland, MD) –  During its May 14, 2018 meeting, the Cumberland Economic Development Corporation (CEDC) Board of Directors voted to include ...

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Posted on: May 30, 2018

Teacher of the Year & Westernport Officials Recognized

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Teacher of the Year, Tiffany Beachy Moran, third from left, was honored by the Allegany County Commissioners, William R. Valentine, Creade V. Brodie, Jr., and Jacob C. Shade. Ms. Moran teaches third grade at Westernport Elementary School. She was presente...

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Posted on: May 24, 2018

WMSR Operational Audit Authorized

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May 24, 2018 (Cumberland, MD) –  The Board of County Commissioners unanimously approved during its regularly scheduled public business meeting to retain the services of Stone Consulting, Incorporated to perform an operational audit of t...

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Posted on: May 22, 2018

TrailGuide Unveils 14th Edition Guide Featuring Cumberland, Maryland, on Cover

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TrailGuide Unveils 14th Edition Guide Featuring Cumberland, Maryland, on Cover

Newly-Released, Official Planning Guide to C&O Canal Towpath and Great Allegheny Passage

 

Homestead, PA - (May 22, 2018):   The City of Cu...

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Posted on: May 24, 2018

Fire Hydrant Flushing Schedule

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The Department of Public Works Utilities Division has scheduled fire hydrant flushing throughout Allegany County in June.

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Posted on: March 29, 2018

New 150-mile relay challenge that goes from Cumberland, Md. to Pittsburgh introduced

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PITTSBURGH — One hundred and fifty miles, 48 hours and eight team members - could you do it?

Pittsburgh Three Rivers Marathon Inc. announced the Great Allegheny Passage (GAP) Trail Relay Wednesday.

The race challenges relay teams of eight runners t...

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Posted on: January 8, 2018

2018 Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) Meeting Schedule

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The Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA) of 1986 was enacted by Congress to help assist local communities prepare for and respond to local chemical emergencies.  EPCRA requires facilities to report chemical storage and relea...

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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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