County Commissioners Announce Public Hearing Notice on a Proposal to Amend DC Watershed Zoning Ordinance

PUBLIC NOTICE

The Board of Garrett County Commissioners will conduct a Public Hearing on Tuesday, July 12, 2016, at 6:00 p.m. located at Garrett College – Room 205 – Continuing Education Building, 687 Mosser Road, McHenry, Maryland to review a citizen proposal to amend the Deep Creek Watershed Zoning Ordinance.

The Board of Garrett County Commissioners will conduct a Public Hearing on Tuesday, July 12, 2016, at 6:00 p.m. located at Garrett College – Room 205 – Continuing Education Building, 687 Mosser Road, McHenry, Maryland to review a citizen proposal to amend the Deep Creek Watershed Zoning Ordinance.

The specific amendment proposed is:

Amend Section 157.024(A)6 to read that “Natural Gas Wellheads” are not permitted (N) in all zoning    districts.

NOTE: The Garrett County Planning Commission voted to send this request on to the Board of County Commissioners with a favorable vote (5-1); however, they suggest amending the language to read “Natural Gas Wellheads including associated surface infrastructure, provided consistent language is included in the revised Comprehensive Plan”.

Copies of the amendment are available from the Department of Planning and Land Management, located at 203 South Fourth Street, Room 210, Oakland, MD  21550.  The Board welcomes any comments on these proposed amendments, at the hearing or in writing before the hearing.

By Order of the Board of Garrett County Commissioners.

For more, click here.

Garrett County Fair

If you are in Deep Creek Lake from July 30 – August 6, you are in luck! The Garrett County Fair will be held right here on Mosser Road in McHenry, Maryland. Offering rides, agricultural contests, vendors of all kinds, and much more, the fair is not something to miss!

garrett county fair

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Spruce Forest Artisan Village Family Day

Spruce Forest Artisan Village, located in Grantsville, Maryland near Casselman River Bridge State Park, is inviting anyone and everyone to Family Day! On June 11, the village will be filled with fun, crafts, and hands-on-experience for your family.

Not only will local artisan vendors be set up but the event offers free admission to everyone!

spruce village family day

Show up and learn a little more about the interesting history of Garrett County, Maryland!
Click on the flyer for more information.

 

 

Restaurant Directory

Ace’s Run Restaurant and Pub

20160 Garrett Highway

Oakland, MD 21550

(301) 387-6688

*Located on Deep Creek Lake!

Click here for more.

Alpine Lake

700 West Alpine Lake Drive

Terra Alta, WV 26764

(304) 789-2481

Click here for more.

Ari’s Pizza

446 Weber Road

Oakland, MD 21550

(301) 334-4343

Click here for more.

Backbone Tavern

4676 George Washington Highway

Oakland, MD 21550

(301) 334-2393

Click here for more.

Black Bear Tavern & Restaurant

99 Fort Drive

McHenry, MD 21541

(301) 387-6800

Click here for more.

Boardwalk Bar & Grill

609 Deep Creek Drive

McHenry, MD 21541

(301) 387-5001

*Located on Deep Creek Lake!

Click here for more.

Brenda’s Pizzeria

21311 Garrett Highway

Oakland, MD 21550

(301) 387-1007

Click here for more.

The Casselman Hotel &  Restaurant

113 East Main Street

Grantsville, MD 2136

(301) 895-5055

*Historic!

Click here for more.

China Wok

13327 Garrett Highway

Oakland, MD 21550

(301) 501-2555

Cornish Manor Restaurant

830 Memorial Drive

Oakland, MD 21550

(301) 334-6499

*Historic!

Click here for more.

Cornucopia Cafe

146 Casselman Road

Grantsville, MD 21536

(301) 895-8142

Click here for more.

DC’s Bar & Restaurant

296 Marsh Hill Road

McHenry, MD 21541

(Located at The Wisp)

(301) 387-4000

Click here for more.

Deep Creek Pizza

24450 Garrett Highway

McHenry, MD 21541

(301) 387-6600

Click here for more.

Deep Creek Seafood

200 Quarry Road

Oakland, MD 21550

(240) 488-1042

Click here for more.

The Deer Park Inn

65 Hotel Road

Deer Park, MD 21550

(301) 334-2308

*Historic!

Dutch’s at Silver Tree

567 Glendale Road

Oakland, MD 21550

(301) 387-0525

*Located on Deep Creek Lake!

Click here for more.

Englander’s Antiques & Grill

205 E Alder Street

Oakland, MD 21550

(301) 533-0000

Glazed & Confused Donuts

24450 Garrett Highway

McHenry, MD 21541

(814) 233-6055

JG’s Pub, Restaurant & Lounge

18553 Garrett Highway

Oakland, MD 1550

(301) 387-6369

Jubilee Diner

254 Maple Street

Friendsville, MD 21531

(301) 746-5252

Lakeside Creamery

20282 Garrett Highway

Oakland, MD 21550

(301) 387-2580

*Located on Deep Creek Lake!

Click here for more.

Ledo Pizza, Pasta, & Pub

24465 Garrett Highway (Suite 3)

McHenry, MD 21541

(301) 387-6300

Click here for more.

Little Sandy’s

17730 Garrett Highway

Oakland, MD 21550

(301) 387-9850

Long Branch Saloon & Motel

1527 Maryland Highway

Deer Park, MD 21550

(301) 334-4533

Click here for more.

Moonshadow Cafe

110 S Main Street

Accident, MD 21520

(301) 750-5094

Click here for more.

Mountain State Brewing Co

6690 Sang Run Road

McHenry, MD 21541

(410) 499-6344

Click here for more.

Oak-Mar Motel & Family Restaurant

208 North Third Street

Oakland, MD 21550

(301) 334-3965

Penn Alps Restaurant & Craft Shop

125 Casselman Road

Grantsville, MD 21536

(301) 895-5985

*Historic!

Click here for more.

Perkins Restaurant & Bakery

24586 Garrett Highway

McHenry, MD 21541

(Located in Market Square Shopping Center)

(301) 387-5800

Pine Lodge Steakhouse

1520 Deep Creek Drive

McHenry, MD 21541

(301) 387-6500

Click here for more.

Savage River Lodge

1600 Mt. Aetna Road

Frostburg, MD 21532

(301) 689-3200

Click here for more.

Smiley’s

72 Fort Drive

McHenry, MD 21541

(301) 387-0059

Click here for more.

Sorellee’s

17869 Garrett Highway

Oakland, MD 21550

(301) 387-2424

Click here for more.

Telli’s Deli

72 Fort Drive

McHenry, MD 21541

(301) 387-6333

The Cornish Cafe

121 South 2nd Street

Oakland, MD 21550

(240) 488-1234

Click here for more.

Uno Chicago Grill Deep Creek

19746 Garrett Highway

Oakland, MD 21550

(301) 387-4866

*Located on Deep Creek Lake!

Click here for more.

Wendy’s Towne Restaurant

208 North 3rd Street

Oakland, MD 21550

(301) 334-3300

 

 

 

39th Annual Grantsville Days

The 39th Annual Grantsville Days will take place from June 24-26. Throughout the weekend, there will be events and vendors all over town. The parade will be Friday, fireworks Friday and Saturday, tractor pulls Saturday, and truck pulls Sunday.

The Grantsville chapter of the Lions Club will be sponsoring the event. Their infamous kettle corn and BBQ chicken will be on sale all weekend!

grantsville days

For more information, click here.

 

 

 

Towns of Garrett County- Grantsville, Maryland

Located in Northern Garrett County, is a small town by the name of Grantsville, Maryland. Grantsville is known for its rich history on the infamous National Road. The Casselman Bridge is one of the largest attractions in the small town. Built in 1813, it was the largest single span stone arch bridge at the time. Today, it is open for the public to wander around the grounds. Spruce Forest Artisan Village is located directly next to the old bridge. The village consists of old log homes, school buildings, and a church. The buildings are open to the public and filled with local artisan vendors.

Today, Grantsville is home to 800 residents. With its charming main street and local shops, it is a great place to spend a day with the family. When is the best time to visit Grantsville? The Grantsville Days celebration in June! For more information, please visit http://www.visitgrantsville.com/.

casselman bridge