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CORRECTION: Pecktonville Road Closure – November 16, 2017
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (November 13, 2017) - The Washington County Division of Engineering would like to announce the closure of Pecktonville Road. Read more...

 

Pecktonville Road closure – November 16, 2017
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (November 13, 2017) - The Washington County Division of Engineering would like to announce the closure of Pecktonville Road. Read more...

 

Washington County Seeks to Reconnect Disengaged Young Adults ages 18-24 to Employment and Educational Opportunities 
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (November 9, 2017) - With more than one in six Washington County young adults ages 16-24 disconnected from work and school-the fourth highest rate in the state, exceeding both state and national averages. Read more...

 

Portion of Bottom Road to close to thru traffic
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (November 9, 2017) - The Washington County Division of Engineeringwould like to announce the closure of Bottom Road for the installation of new storm drainage facilities. Read more...

 

Washington County government offices close in observance of Veterans Day
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (November 8, 2017) - Washington County Government offices will be closed Friday, November 10, 2017, in observance of Veterans Day.  Read more...

 

Portion of Bottom Road to close to thru traffic 
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (November 7, 2017) - The Washington County Highways Department would like to announce the closure of Bottom Road for mowing. Read more...

 

MDOT submits I-81 Phase 2 project for FY2018 INFRA grant
The Washington County Board of County Commissioners, in conjunction with the Hagerstown-Eastern Panhandle Metropolitan Planning Organization would like to announce that the Maryland Department of Transportation has resubmitted the I-81 Phase 2 widening project to the FY2018 INFRA grant program for $46 million. Read more...

 

Ernst Grain and Livestock Farm Recognized as 2017 Washington County Farm of the Year
HAGERSTOWN, MD. (November 6, 2017) - The Washington County Department of Business DevelopmentAgricultural Business Development is pleased to announce Ernst Grain and Livestock Farmlocated in Clear Spring, Maryland, and nominated by Cody Pine, as the recipient of the 2017-2018 Washington County Maryland Farm of the Year award. Read more...

 

Cascade Town Centre hosts second annual Global Enterprise Conference
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (November 2, 2017) - The Washington County Board of County CommissionersWashington County Department of Business Development and JG Business Link International are pleased to announce the second annual Global Enterprise Conference is well under way in Washington County and will continue through the weekend. Read more...

 

County Lifts Water Advisory for Sharpsburg Residents
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (November 1, 2017) - The Washington County Department of Water Quality is pleased to announce that effective immediately the precautionary boil water advisory us hereby lifted. Read more...

Earlier News

 
County Issues Water Advisory for Sharpsburg Residents
HAGERSTOWN, MD. (October 30, 2017) - The Washington County Department of Water Qualityannounces a precautionary boil water advisory to customers served water by the Sharpsburg Water Treatment Plant. Read more...

 

Washington County Artisan Market Open to Vendors
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (October 23, 2017) - The Washington County Office of Agricultural Business Development,in partnership with Premium Outlets of Hagerstown, is seeking vendors to participate in the 2017 WashCo Artisan Market at Premium Outlets -- an exciting holiday artisan market for local farmers, producers and crafters. Read more...

 

DBD and businesses statewide celebrate economic development week
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (October XX, 2017) - The Washington County Department of Business Development in conjunction with the Maryland Economic Development Association is kicking off the Sixth Annual Economic Development Week, which runs from October 23 - Oct. 27. Read more...

 

Portion of Trego Road To Close To Thru Traffic
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (October 10, 2017) - The Washington County Division of Engineering would like to announce the closure of Trego Road. Read more...

 

Agritourism Training Series

 

Washington County DBD Journal - Issue #13

 

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