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UPDATE: Freezing temperatures impact Conococheague Creek
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (January 15, 2018) - The Washington County Board of County Commissioners and the Division of Emergency Services (DES) would like to provide an update regarding the conditions in Williamsport along the Conococheague Creek. Read more...

 

UPDATE: Freezing temperatures impact Conococheague Creek
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (January 14, 2018) - The Washington County Board of County Commissioners and the Division of Emergency Services would like to provide an update regarding the hazardous conditions in Williamsport along the Conococheague Creek. Read more...

 

Freezing temperatures impact Conococheague Creek
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (January 14, 2018) - The Washington County Board of County Commissioners and the Division of Emergency Services would like to advise citizens of the hazardous conditions evolving in Williamsport along the Conococheague Creek. Read more...

 

Washington County government offices closed MLK Day
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (January 12, 2018) - In observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Washington County Government offices will be closed Monday, January 15, 2018. Read more...

 

Allegiant hits the road with getaway car and chance to win flights for life
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (January 12, 2018) - The Hagerstown Regional Airport is pleased to announce that Allegiant will be hosting a giveaway this week.  Everyone has a chance to win flights for life or flights for a year! Read more...

 

MEDIA ALERT: Allegiant to host contest to win flights for life or flights for a year

 

Multiple evening meetings and programs cancelled due to inclement weather
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (January 8, 2018) - Due to inclement weather and projected poor road conditions, Washington County has multiple meetings and programs cancelled for this evening. Read more...

 

County urges citizens to take precautions during cold snap
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (January 4, 2018) - The National Weather Service is forecasting dangerously cold temperatures over the next couple of days. The Washington County Division of Emergency Services encourages citizens to plan accordingly. Read more...

Earlier News

Washington County to accept prepayment of fiscal year 2019 real estate property tax
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (December 29, 2017) - The Washington County Board of County Commissioners, met for an emergency public hearing and meeting, as is required by statute, on Friday, December 29, 2017 regarding a local ordinance to accept prepayment of fiscal year 2019 property taxes. The 2019 fiscal year begins July 1, 2018 and ends June 30, 2019. Read more...

 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING: Commissioners to hold public hearing on prepayment of fiscal year 2019 real estate property tax
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (December 28, 2017) - The Board of County Commissioners will hold a public hearing for the purpose of considering the enactment of an ordinance to authorize the advance payment of county real property tax. Read more...
 
Portion of Trego Road Reopens to Thru Traffic
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (December 27, 2017) - The Washington County Division of Engineering would like to announce the reopening of Trego Road. Read more...

 

Washington County Welcomes New Director of Public Relations and Marketing
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (December 22, 2017) - The Washington County Board of County Commissioners, would like to welcome Danielle Crabb as the Director of Public Relations and Marketing for Washington County government. Read more...

 

Free Christmas Tree Recycling at County Solid Waste Sites
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (December 21, 2017) - The Washington County Solid Waste Department is offering free Christmas tree recycling to Washington County residents.  All lights, ornaments, and nails must be removed from the tree. Read more...

 

Washington County Government Offices Announce Holiday Hours
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (December 20, 2017) - Washington County Government and staff wish to extend a warm holiday greeting and a happy New Year to all County residents. County government offices will be closed December 25 and 26, 2017, and January 1 and 2, 2018. Read more...

 

Washington County welcomes new Chief Operations Officer
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (December 14, 2017) - The Washington County Board of County Commissioners, would like to announce the promotion of Jim Hovis, director of the Office of Community Grant Management to Chief Operations Officer. Read more...

 

Washington County wants feedback on 2017 Hazard Mitigation Plan
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (December 14, 2017) - The Washington County Board of County Commissioners and the Division of Emergency Services would like to encourage its citizens to provide feedback in updating the 2017 Hazard Mitigation Plan. Read more...

 

MEDIA ALERT: Doing Better Business

 

Barr receives MACo Award
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (December 7, 2017) - The Washington County Board of County Commissioners, along with County staff would like to extend a heartfelt congratulations to Commissioner John F. Barr. Read more...

 

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