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Posted on: July 20, 2021

Fiscal Year 2022 Utility Rate Increase

Effective July 1, 2021 water and sewer rates will be increasing. The last rate increase was on July 1, 2019. The Utilities Division has worked diligently to control our costs during this two-year period; however, our operating and maintenance costs have c...

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Posted on: June 9, 2021

Mountain Maryland Trails to Host 4th Annual 3M Challenge Fundraiser

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 June 9, 2021 - CUMBERLAND, MD - Think you have what it takes to cycle faster than a speeding train? Cyclists are invited to challenge the Western Maryland Scenic Railroad’s (WMSR) train as it climbs Mt. Savage in this face-off between ...

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Posted on: May 17, 2021

Providing Service by Appointment


All Allegany County Department of Planning and Growth Offices are now providing all services exclusively by appointment. This will apply to:

  • Permits;

  • Planning;

  • Zoning;

  • Building Safety;

  • Code Enforcement; and

  • GIS (Geographic Information Systems/Mapping). ...

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Posted on: June 21, 2021

Spotting a Telephone Scammer

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All calls from the Allegany County Office Complex located at 701 Kelly Road are identified on caller id as:  301-777-2526.    You will not receive a call from Allegany County Government for Social Security-related matters.