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Contact the Department of Public Relations and Community Affairs
Phone: 240-313-2380

Press Release Index
Facebook Page
Blog Page

State of the County Newsletter:

Admin Building


The Public Relations & Community Affairs Office works under the direction of the Office of the County Administrator, and is responsible for dissemination of information for and about activities of county government. The Office produces live streamed video webcasts of Commissioners day meetings, and archived meeting video-on-demand.  It is also possible to listen to Commissioners meetings live during the weekly meetings by following links on the main page of this website.

Summaries of the weekly meetings of the Board of County Commissioners of Washington County are posted to the County homepage, following Commissioners' meetings

Photographs of Commissioners' Special Activities and meeting highlights may be found on the Washington County Home Page and Facebook page to include proclamations and Youth Meritorious Awards.

General News Releases are posted as warranted. Check out the Press Release Index for older information. 

The office provides the public with general information about Washington County , acts as a referral service for other County Departments. For information regarding specific departments, send us an or call 240-313-2380.  Washington County respects the public's right to know about activities of local government. All requests for information will be processed promptly within strict adherence to Freedom of Information Act and Maryland Public Information Act guidelines.