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Posted on: June 13, 2018

Change of Location: Allegany County Commissioners Public Meeting

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The Allegany County Commissioners, Jacob C. Shade, Creade V. Brodie, Jr., and William R. Valentine, will meet at the Allegany County Sheriff’s Office Building, 695 Kelly Road – Conference Room, Cumberland, on Thursday, June 21, 2018, a...

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Posted on: June 6, 2018

Inaugural Commissioners’ Fellows Announced

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ALLEGANY COUNTY GOVERNMENT

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JUNE 6, 2018

ALLEGANY COUNTY GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCES SELECTION OF INAUGURAL COMMISSIONERS’ FELLOWS

Today, Allegany County Government announced the selection of students from Frostburg State University and Allegany College ...

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Posted on: June 6, 2018

Inaugural Commissioners’ Fellows Announced

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ALLEGANY COUNTY GOVERNMENT

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JUNE 6, 2018

ALLEGANY COUNTY GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCES SELECTION OF INAUGURAL COMMISSIONERS’ FELLOWS

Today, Allegany County Government announced the selection of students from Frostburg State University and Allegany College ...

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Posted on: June 14, 2018

Deadline to Request an Absentee Ballot for the 2018 Primary Election

The deadline to request a 2018 Primary Election absentee ballot for mail delivery is June 19, 2018.  The deadline to request an absentee ballot for the primary election for online delivery is June 22, 2018.  Any registered voter in Maryl...

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Posted on: June 5, 2018

Last Chance to Register to Vote or Update an Address and Vote

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT:  Diane LoibelAllegany County Board of Elections301-777-5931Eligible Maryland residents can register to vote and registered voters can make address changes during early voting.  If all of the requirements are...

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

Update: Democratic Contest for Governor

Visit the State Board of Elections' website for information about the Democratic candidates for Governor.

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Posted on: May 23, 2018

Important Election Information for the 2018 Primary Election

For the 2018 Primary Election, voters can vote in person or by absentee ballot.  To vote in person, voters who reside in Allegany County can vote before election day at a designated early voting center in Allegany County or on election day at the...

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Posted on: May 23, 2018

Important deadlines for the upcoming 2018 Gubernatorial Primary Election are approaching.

Important deadlines for the upcoming 2018 Gubernatorial Primary Election are approaching.  The deadline to register to vote, change party affiliation, update an address, and request an alternate polling place for this election is 9:00 pm on Tuesda...

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Posted on: April 11, 2018

Changing the Location of an Existing Polling Place

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On April 4, 2018 the Allegany County Board of Elections voted to change the location of the polling place for District 14 as follows:Old Location

Former Senior Citizen Center’s Dining Hall

19 Frederick Street

Cumberland, MD 21502

New LocationDistric...

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Posted on: February 14, 2018

Poling Place Changes

Polling Place ChangesOn February 12, 2018 at 10:00 AM, the Allegany County Board of Elections voted unanimously to change the following polling places:Old Location  District 3  Flintstone Elementary School

22000 National Pike, NE

Flintston...

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Posted on: June 4, 2018

Emergency Medical Services Division: Stop The Bleed

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In emergency situations, until first responders arrive at the scene, civilians can help stop uncontrolled bleeding. There is a nationwide initiative underway to train civilians to be able to do so. The Allegany County Department of Emergency Services work...

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Posted on: January 8, 2018

2018 Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) Meeting Schedule

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The Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA) of 1986 was enacted by Congress to help assist local communities prepare for and respond to local chemical emergencies.  EPCRA requires facilities to report chemical storage and relea...

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Maryland Public Service Commission Schedules Columbia Gas Public Hearing

This will be on Thursday, June 28, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. in the Cumberland Ramada, Downtown. This is Case Number 9479. www.psc.state.md.us.

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Posted on: June 6, 2018

Job Fair for All Residents on June 14

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JOB FAIR SET TO PROVIDE EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES FOR RESIDENTS, FORMER CSX WORKERS

Allegany County Government, the Cumberland Economic Development Corporation (CEDC), Allegany College of Maryland, Western Maryland Consortium and local representatives from ...

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Posted on: June 14, 2018

Deadline to Request an Absentee Ballot for the 2018 Primary Election

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The deadline to request a 2018 Primary Election absentee ballot for mail delivery is June 19, 2018.  The deadline to request an absentee ballot for the primary election for online delivery is June 22, 2018.  Any registered voter in Maryl...

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Posted on: June 13, 2018

Change of Location: Allegany County Commissioners Public Meeting

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The Allegany County Commissioners, Jacob C. Shade, Creade V. Brodie, Jr., and William R. Valentine, will meet at the Allegany County Sheriff’s Office Building, 695 Kelly Road – Conference Room, Cumberland, on Thursday, June 21, 2018, at 5:00 p.m. &nbs...

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Posted on: June 7, 2018

Allegany County Tourism Launches NEW Summer of Heritage Campaign

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Allegany County Tourism Launches NEW Summer of Heritage Tourism Campaign Campaign will focus on history and heritage centered events

June 7, 2018 - CUMBERLAND, MD – Allegany County Tourism has announced a new tourism campaign – the Summer of Herit...

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Posted on: June 6, 2018

Inaugural Commissioners’ Fellows Announced

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ALLEGANY COUNTY GOVERNMENT

NEWS RELEASE

JUNE 6, 2018

ALLEGANY COUNTY GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCES SELECTION OF INAUGURAL COMMISSIONERS’ FELLOWS

Today, Allegany County Government announced the selection of students from Frostburg State University and Allegan...

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Posted on: June 5, 2018

Last Chance to Register to Vote or Update an Address and Vote

2018-Elections

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT:  Diane LoibelAllegany County Board of Elections301-777-5931Eligible Maryland residents can register to vote and registered voters can make address changes during early voting.  If all of the requirements are...

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Posted on: June 4, 2018

Emergency Medical Services Division

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In emergency situations, until first responders arrive at the scene, civilians can help stop uncontrolled bleeding. There is a nationwide initiative underway to train civilians to be able to do so. The Allegany County Department of Emergency Services work...

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Posted on: May 24, 2018

Administrator Named to CEDC Board

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COUNTY ADMINISTRATOR NAMED TO CUMBERLAND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION BOARD 

May 18, 2018 (Cumberland, MD) –  During its May 14, 2018 meeting, the Cumberland Economic Development Corporation (CEDC) Board of Directors voted to include ...

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Posted on: May 30, 2018

Teacher of the Year & Westernport Officials Recognized

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Teacher of the Year, Tiffany Beachy Moran, third from left, was honored by the Allegany County Commissioners, William R. Valentine, Creade V. Brodie, Jr., and Jacob C. Shade. Ms. Moran teaches third grade at Westernport Elementary School. She was presente...

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Posted on: May 24, 2018

WMSR Operational Audit Authorized

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May 24, 2018 (Cumberland, MD) –  The Board of County Commissioners unanimously approved during its regularly scheduled public business meeting to retain the services of Stone Consulting, Incorporated to perform an operational audit of t...

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Posted on: May 24, 2018

Plastic Film Recycling Challenge Results

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ALLEGANY COUNTY PLASTIC FILM RECYCLING CHALLENGE RESULTS

11,745 POUNDS COLLECTED

  

The Allegany County Commissioners, Jacob C. Shade, Creade V. Brodie, Jr., William R. Valentine, the Allegany County Solid Waste Management Board, and the Al...

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Posted on: May 22, 2018

TrailGuide Unveils 14th Edition Guide Featuring Cumberland, Maryland, on Cover

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TrailGuide Unveils 14th Edition Guide Featuring Cumberland, Maryland, on Cover

Newly-Released, Official Planning Guide to C&O Canal Towpath and Great Allegheny Passage

 

Homestead, PA - (May 22, 2018):   The City of Cu...

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Posted on: May 24, 2018

Fire Hydrant Flushing Schedule

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The Department of Public Works Utilities Division has scheduled fire hydrant flushing throughout Allegany County in June.

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Posted on: March 29, 2018

New 150-mile relay challenge that goes from Cumberland, Md. to Pittsburgh introduced

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PITTSBURGH — One hundred and fifty miles, 48 hours and eight team members - could you do it?

Pittsburgh Three Rivers Marathon Inc. announced the Great Allegheny Passage (GAP) Trail Relay Wednesday.

The race challenges relay teams of eight runners t...

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Posted on: January 8, 2018

2018 Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) Meeting Schedule

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The Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA) of 1986 was enacted by Congress to help assist local communities prepare for and respond to local chemical emergencies.  EPCRA requires facilities to report chemical storage and relea...

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Posted on: June 27, 2017

Live Healthy: NACo Prescription, Health, Dental Discount Program

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The NACo Prescription - Health - Dental Discount Program provides relief to uninsured and underinsured Americans who face high prescription, health and dental costs. The program is free to NACo member counties and it has been offering real savings to coun...

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Posted on: June 14, 2018

Deadline to Request an Absentee Ballot for the 2018 Primary Election

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The deadline to request a 2018 Primary Election absentee ballot for mail delivery is June 19, 2018.  The deadline to request an absentee ballot for the primary election for online delivery is June 22, 2018.  Any registered voter in Maryl...

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Maryland Public Service Commission Schedules Columbia Gas Public Hearing

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This will be on Thursday, June 28, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. in the Cumberland Ramada, Downtown. This is Case Number 9479. www.psc.state.md.us.

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Posted on: April 11, 2018

Changing the Location of an Existing Polling Place

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On April 4, 2018 the Allegany County Board of Elections voted to change the location of the polling place for District 14 as follows:Old Location

Former Senior Citizen Center’s Dining Hall

19 Frederick Street

Cumberland, MD 21502

New LocationDistrict...

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Posted on: May 24, 2018

Fire Hydrant Flushing Schedule

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The Department of Public Works Utilities Division has scheduled fire hydrant flushing throughout Allegany County in June.

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Posted on: May 24, 2018

Plastic Film Recycling Challenge Results

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ALLEGANY COUNTY PLASTIC FILM RECYCLING CHALLENGE RESULTS

11,745 POUNDS COLLECTED

  

The Allegany County Commissioners, Jacob C. Shade, Creade V. Brodie, Jr., William R. Valentine, the Allegany County Solid Waste Management Board, and the Al...

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Posted on: June 7, 2018

Allegany County Tourism Launches NEW Summer of Heritage Tourism Campaign

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Allegany County Tourism Launches NEW Summer of Heritage Tourism Campaign Campaign will focus on history and heritage centered events

June 7, 2018 - CUMBERLAND, MD – Allegany County Tourism has announced a new tourism campaign –...

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Posted on: May 22, 2018

TrailGuide Unveils 14th Edition Guide Featuring Cumberland, Maryland, on Cover

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TrailGuide Unveils 14th Edition Guide Featuring Cumberland, Maryland, on Cover

Newly-Released, Official Planning Guide to C&O Canal Towpath and Great Allegheny Passage

 

Homestead, PA - (May 22, 2018):   The City of Cu...

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Posted on: April 3, 2018

Allegany County Tourism Unveils New 2018 Destination Guide

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Allegany County Tourism Unveils New 2018 Destination GuideApril 3, 2018 - CUMBERLAND, MD – Allegany County Tourism has released its new Visit Mountain Maryland Destination Guide for 2018.  The 68-page, full-color guide showcases Allegan...

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Posted on: March 29, 2018

New 150-mile relay challenge that goes from Cumberland, Md. to Pittsburgh introduced

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PITTSBURGH — One hundred and fifty miles, 48 hours and eight team members - could you do it?

Pittsburgh Three Rivers Marathon Inc. announced the Great Allegheny Passage (GAP) Trail Relay Wednesday.

The race challenges relay teams of eight...

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