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TRAFFIC ALERT: Road Closure on Leathers Road

HAGERSTOWN, MD (August 16, 2022) – The Washington County Highway Department announces a road closure on Leathers Road from 7:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 18, 2022. The roadway will be closed near the area of 23519 Leathers Road between Greensburg Road and Edgemont Road for pipe replacement.  

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Fall Program Registration is Now Open

HAGERSTOWN, MD (Aug 15, 2022) – The Washington County Parks and Recreation Department announces registration for fall programs is now open! To view the program brochure and register for the programs of your choice, please visit: https://bit.ly/F22WCRG   For additional information, please contact Washington County’s Public Relations and Marketing Department at

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Effective Monday, August 15, 2022, The Washington County Parks and Recreation Department announces Marty Snook Pool will be closed Monday through Friday and will open on Saturdays and Sundays from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. The pool will be open for Labor Day weekend, including Monday, September 5, 2022. The pool will then close for the season after Monday, September 5, 2022

Updated Operating Hours for Marty Snook Pool

HAGERSTOWN, MD (August 9, 2022) – Effective Monday, August 15, 2022, The Washington County Parks and Recreation Department announces Marty Snook Pool will be closed Monday through Friday and will open on Saturdays and Sundays from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. The pool will be open for Labor Day weekend,

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Gaming Commission Awards Over $2.5 Million in Allocations

HAGERSTOWN, MD (August 9, 2022) – The Washington County Gaming Commission announced its gaming fund distribution to the Washington County Volunteer Fire and Rescue Association, as well as 66 local charitable organizations. The Gaming Fund total of $2,591,012.93 for fiscal year 2022, which ended June 30, represents an increase of

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YOU'RE INVITED! 2022 Remembrance in the Park

YOU’RE INVITED! 2022 Remembrance in the Park

HAGERSTOWN, MD (August 1, 2022) – The Washington County Office of Emergency Management invites you to attend the annual “Remembrance In The Park” memorial ceremony in the Washington County Emergency Services Tribute Gardens at Hagerstown City Park. This ceremony is a time to honor those who currently serve, or have served, in the military,

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County Connection, Issue 11: July 29, 2022

Since our last release on April 30, 2022, it has been very busy in Washington County, Maryland, and there is much more to come. To learn more, check out our latest issue of the County Connection Newsletter HERE or below:  

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TRAFFIC ALERT: Road Closure on East Oak Ridge Drive

TRAFFIC ALERT: Road Closure on East Oak Ridge Drive

HAGERSTOWN, MD (July 20, 2022) – The Washington County Highway Department announces a road closure on East Oak Ridge Drive on Thursday, July 21, 2022, from 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. for debris clean-up. The road will be closed from Southern Boulevard to Baltimore Street.    For additional information, please contact Washington County’s

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TRAFFIC ALERT: Road Closure on Valley Road

HAGERSTOWN, MD (July 19, 2022) – The Washington County Highway Department announces a road closure on Valley Road on Wednesday, July 20, 2022, from 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. for road repairs. The road will be closed between Deer Path Lane and Gristmill Lane.   For additional information, please contact

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Clean County Clean-Up July 30, 2022

Clean County Clean-Up – July 30, 2022

Join the Clean County Initiative on Saturday, July 30th from 9:00-12:00. We will work on cleaning from Mt. Aetna Rd bridge to Funkstown American Legion.   This is a Bring Your Own Boat (BYOB) clean up event and we will be offering shuttle service from the Legion to the put in

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Save the Date: Public Safety Training Center and Open House

HAGERSTOWN, MD (July 15, 2022) – Mark your calendar and join us on Thursday, September 20, 2022, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. for the Public Safety Training Center’s Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Open House. Specific details will follow in the coming weeks.   For additional information, please contact Washington

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TRAFFIC ALERT: Road Closure on Millers Sawmill Road

HAGERSTOWN, MD (July 15, 2022) – The Washington County Highway Department announces a road closure on Millers Sawmill Road from 17539 Millers Sawmill Road to Canal Road for storm damage repairs on Monday, July 18, 2022, from 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.   For additional information, please contact Washington County’s

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TRAFFIC ALERT: Road Closure on Independence Road

HAGERSTOWN, MD (July 12, 2022) – The Washington County Highway Department announces a road closure on Independence Road between Route 40 to the spur for clean-up from a severe storm that swept through the area this afternoon.   No serious damage or injuries were reported, but crews are working to reopen the roadway

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Rural Maryland Economic Development Fund Grants

Rural Maryland Economic Development Fund Grants

HAGERSTOWN, MD (July 12, 2022) – The Washington County Office of Grant Management is accepting eligible projects to consider for funding through the Rural Maryland Economic Development Fund. The grant program is funded by the Maryland Department of Commerce through a partnership with the State’s five tri-county councils serving the rural

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TRAFFIC ALERT: Norfolk Southern Railroad to Conduct Work

HAGERSTOWN, MD (July 11, 2022) – Norfolk Southern Railroad has advised the County that it will be closing Taylors Landing Road and Tommytown Road this afternoon at the railroad crossings for needed track work. Track crossing work will begin on July 12, 2022, and is anticipated to be completed on Wednesday,

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Seeking Applicants for Washington County Administrative Charging Committee

Seeking Applicants for Washington County Administrative Charging Committee

HAGERSTOWN, MD (July 8, 2022) – As of July 8, 2022, Washington County is accepting applications online for appointments to the Administrative Charging Committee as required by Maryland law to review individual police disciplinary investigations and determine whether administrative charges against an officer are appropriate.   Applications will be accepted

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TRAFFIC ALERT: Road Closure on Wolfsville Road

HAGERSTOWN, MD (July 8, 2022) – The Washington County Highway Department announces Wolfsville Road will be closed between Federal Lookout Road and the Frederick County line from 7:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Monday, July 11, 2022 through Thursday, July 14, 2022. The closure will be for pipe installation.   For

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DETOUR INFORMATION: Road Closure on College Road

HAGERSTOWN, MD (July 1, 2022) – On June 29, 2022, The Washington County Highway Department announced College Road will be closed at the railroad tracks beginning 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday, July 5, 2022 through Thursday, July 28, 2022. The closure will be for road improvement, pipe replacement, and pavement markings.

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TRAFFIC ALERT: Road Closure on Mousetown Road

UPDATE: TRAFFIC ALERT: Road Closure on Mousetown Road

HAGERSTOWN, MD (July 1, 2022) – The Washington County Division of Engineering announces Mousetown Road will be closed to through traffic at the intersection of Mariah Furnace Road to the driveway entrance of 20912 Mousetown Road effective Tuesday, July 5, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. in order to begin work on

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