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Broadfording Road to Close for Debris Removal

HAGERSTOWN, Md. (July 21, 2017) - The Washington County Highway Departmenthas announced the closure of Broadfording Road between Resh Road and Gossard Road. Read more...
 

County Plumbing & Electrical Boards Accepting Applications

HAGERSTOWN, Md. (July 20, 2017) - The Washington County Board of County Commissioners are accepting applications for the Plumbing and Electrical Boards. Read more...
 

HGR Infuses Millions into the Local Economy

HAGERSTOWN, Md. (July 18, 2017) - Hagerstown Regional Airport would like to announce the findings of their recently completed impact study. Read more...

 

Reno Monument Road to Close for Construction

HAGERSTOWN, Md. (July 14, 2017) - The Washington County Highway Departmenthas announced the closure of Reno Monument Road between Clevelandtown Road and Moser Road. Read more...
 
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (July 12, 2017) - The Board of County Commissioners would like to announce that the Appalachian Regional Commission awarded Washington County $1.8 million for the Halfway Boulevard Extension project. Read more...
 

HAGERSTOWN, Md. (July 11, 2017) - The Washington County Department of Business Development team is pleased to announce the launch of the new Agritourism app, taking engagement to the next level. Read more...

 

Earlier News

Washington County Government offices closed July 4

HAGERSTOWN, Md. (June 29, 2017) - In observance of Independence Day, Washington County Government offices will be closed Tuesday, July 4, 2017. Read more...

DBD Newsletter - June / July 2017

Check out the latest in economic development in Washington County.  The Department of Business Development Journal will keep you up-to-date on what's happening in our economic development community.  Read more...

Washington County designated tier 1 for new tax incentive

HAGERSTOWN, Md. (June 21, 2017) - The Washington County Department of Business Development is pleased to announce that Washington County, Maryland has been designated a Tier 1 for the More Jobs for Marylanders Act by the Maryland Department of Commerce. Read more...

Fountain Rock Elementary wins recycling challenge

HAGERSTOWN, Md. (June 14, 2017) - As a result of Washington County student efforts, 5,325 phone books were recycled as part of the Grosh's Lawn Service 2017 Phone Book Recycling Challenge.  This equals a savings of six cubic yards of County landfill space.  Read more...