Wednesday May 19

May 19, 2021

The weather today will be mostly sunny with a high near 77 and a low around 50. Light and variable wind.

Garrett County currently has land-use zoning only within the Deep Creek Watershed. Additionally, the towns of Friendsville, Oakland, Accident, Mountain Lake Park, Grantsville, and Loch Lynn Heights have their own zoning requirements. Zoning provides the rules and regulations for the permitted use and development of properties in a defined area. The following information pertains to the Deep Creek Watershed and the attached map shows the zoning districts within the Deep Creek Watershed.

The relaxing of the face-covering mandate does not mean the pandemic is over,” said Garrett County Health Officer Bob Stephens. “We need to go slowly as we move forward. COVID is continuing to circulate in the community. The recommendation is that those not vaccinated should continue to wear a face covering indoors and in crowds….”

A special thanks to Ascanio Boccuti for his photo submission: “A New Beginning”:

Today would be a great day for some baseball! Southern High is at Home vs. Allegany from 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm OR Northern High Baseball is at Home vs. Mountain Ridge starting at 4:30 pm.

GoVax: MEDCO Vaccination Site (McHenry/Accident Clinic): Vaccination appointments continue to be available at MEDCO each Tuesday and Thursday unless otherwise announced.

There will seasonal changes to the Alpine Lake Resort menu beginning next week! Tomorrow is Family Night — feed 4 for just $25 from 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm!