Public Relations & Marketing

The Public Relations and Marketing Department provides general information about Washington County Government to the public and is a resource for all Washington County Divisions and Departments. For more information, please email or call 240-313-2380.  Washington County respects the public’s rights in regard to local government. All requests for information will be processed promptly within strict adherence to the Freedom of Information Act and the Maryland Public Information Act guidelines.


To strategically serve the communications needs of Washington County through creative and factual endeavors, employee and citizen education, responsible promotion, and community building.


To lead the efforts in pursuing the missions of the Department by being a trusted first source of communication on behalf of the County