News

A collection of News Flashes and Press Releases can be found below, sorted by year. 

If you are looking for something specific that may have been shared prior to cataloging, please feel free to reach out to Kati Kenney at kkenney@gmail.com

  1. Allegany County Tax & Utility Office Introduces Pay-By-Phone Option for Utility Bill Payments

    Pay your water and sewer bills effortlessly over the phone starting February 19, 2024. Read on...
  2. Baltimore St. Construction Impact Grant Application Now Open

  3. Former Allegany High School Site On Track to Become New Housing Development

    Project will fill long-time need for median-income homebuyers Additional Info...
  4. The Rosenbaum Renovation Adds Community Value and Opportunity to Downtown Cumberland

    Current renovations will add commercial, retail, and extended stay spaces to Baltimore Street. Additional Info...
  5. Allegany County Economic and Community Development Ascending: A Look Ahead at 2024

    Anticipated Strategic Community Projects in Allegany County Additional Info...
  6. Waste-to-Value: New Allegany Business Offers Solution to Maryland’s Sewage Waste Problem

    New Biochar Plant Capitalizes on Proven Method for Processing Contaminated Sewage Solids Additional Info...
  7. Growing the Nursing Industry of Allegany County

    Exploring the Region’s Challenges and Partnerships in Nursing Education Additional Info...
  8. Regional Make It in the Mountains Campaign Launches

    Implementation part of regional economic development project to foster outdoor industry growth. Read on...
  9. Allegany County is Well Represented in the "Best Of Awards" from Blue Ridge Outdoors Magazine

  10. 2023 State of the County

    We are excited to share with you some highlights that have happened in Allegany County during 2023. This report will reflect on the many successes our County has experienced throughout various departments. Read on...
  11. Nominate a "Positive Person" in your community!

    This is the place to nominate your neighbors, friends or family to be recognized as a "Positive Person!" We're looking to highlight Allegany County residents who are adding value to their community, and doing so with a positive mindset. Fill out the form...
  12. City of Cumberland is soliciting for CDBG Project Requests for the '24 Annual Plan

    The deadline to submit a project request is Friday, February 16, 2024. Read on...