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A Frozen Start to the 90-Day Session

Jan 22, 2024

We had quite the start to the 2024 Session, including some snow! A Frozen Start to Session 2024! Welcome to Snow Covered Annapolis It’s been eight days, but already we’ve […]

Western Maryland Scenic Railroad

Jan 18, 2024

Amazing news in Georges Creek! Through a lease, the Western Maryland Scenic Railroad has acquired the dormant railroad line in southwestern Allegany County, the Georges Creek Railway. It will re-brand […]

Board of Public Works Meeting: 01-17-2024

Jan 12, 2024

District 1A: A request to enter into a grant agreement for a $100,000 grant to the Board of County Commissioners of Garrett County for the acquisition, planning, design, construction, repair, renovation, reconstruction, […]

Board of Public Works approvals in December

Dec 18, 2023

Exciting news for Western Maryland! On Wednesday, December 13, 2023, the Board of Public Works approved several critical projects including… A request from the Department of Housing and Community Development […]

Board of Public Works Announces Important Investments in Western Maryland

Nov 30, 2023

District 1A District 1B A request to enter into a grant agreement for a $420,000 grant to the City of Cumberland for the acquisition, planning, design, construction, repair, renovation, reconstruction, […]

Press Release: November 14th, 2023

Nov 15, 2023

November 14, 2023FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: PRESS RELEASEMEDIA CONTACTS:Megan Miller, Communications Director megan.miller@mlis.state.md.us 757-871-0763 Carrie Simons-Sparrow, Chief of Staffcarrie.simons-sparrow@mlis.state.md.us410-841-3401 Senate and House Republicans Announce 2024 Public Safety AgendaLegislation will restore balance […]

Standing for Israel

Nov 6, 2023

Dear Friends, In the world there is no greater ally or friend to the United States of America than Israel. It is the lone democratic and free country in the […]

Approved Funding in Appalachia Maryland

Oct 31, 2023

The Board of Public Works has approved funding for our district and as such I am pleased to inform you all of what is being funded. Starting with Garrett County: […]

Barton Hose Company’s Approved for Funding

Oct 20, 2023

I am pleased to announce to you all that the Board of Public Works has approved a $50,000 grant for Barton Hose Company No. 1 Fire Station. The Barton Hose […]

Across the District Funding Has Been Approved

Oct 16, 2023

The Board of Public Works has recently approved funding through the Department of Agriculture and the State Highway Administration. Capital improvements will happen all throughout Garrett, Allegany, and Washington Counties. […]