Latest Updates: COVID-19 State of Emergency

Government Updates

Restaurant Relief Fund

Nov 10, 2020

The Allegany County Restaurant Relief Fund Grant provides financial relief to locally owned and operated businesses within the restaurant industry that have experienced significant economic…

County Releases “Roadmap to Reopening”

May 20, 2020

Allegany County Government, in concert with Allegany County Tourism is pleased to announce the release of the County’s “Roadmap to Reopening.” The Roadmap outlines best…

Commissioners Reopen Small Business Grant

May 11, 2020

The Board of County Commissioners of Allegany County reopened its recently established COVID-19 Small Business Assistance Fund for small businesses. The fund, announced in March,…

County Updates

Commissioners Establish ‘COVID-19 Small Business Assistance Fund’ for Allegany’s Small Businesses Impacted by Pandemic

Mar 26, 2020

The Board of County Commissioners of Allegany County, recognizing the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the community’s small businesses, announced a new fund to…

MD Travel Updates: COVID-19

Mar 25, 2020

The Maryland Office of Tourism has taken steps to ensure the safety of visitors:  Maryland Welcome Centers, bars, restaurants, malls, theaters, gyms, casinos, racetracks and…

Allegany County Tourism: COVID-19 Updates and Travel Information

Mar 25, 2020

Allegany County Tourism is closely monitoring the new coronavirus (COVID-19) and consulting with state and local leaders and industry partners including – the Maryland Department…

Healthcare Resources

UPMC Western Maryland COVID-19 Resources

Mar 25, 2020

UPMC Western Maryland created a resource site with pertinent information relating to COVID-19 and hospital resources available to Western Marylanders. To see hospital updates, visitation…

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention COVID-19 Updates

Mar 25, 2020

The CDC is working hard to provide important updates and resources for individuals, families, and communities. To learn more, visit: 

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Outbreak Updates

Mar 24, 2020

The Maryland Department of Health (MDH) has developed a page dedicated to providing updated information about COVID-19 throughout Maryland.  The Maryland Emergency Management Agency will…

Local Business Updates

Hometown Heroes: Rocky Gap Casino

Mar 25, 2020

When the State of Maryland shut down all of the casino operations in the state, Rocky Gap Casino & Resort focused on the community and…

Small Business Development Center: Survival Guide

Mar 23, 2020

The Maryland Small Business Development Center (SBDC) put together a document with resources, frequently asked questions, and tips to help Maryland businesses prepare for and…

Hometown Heroes: Western MD Meal Response Team

Mar 20, 2020

A Facebook Group entitled Western MD Meal Response Team launched with local community members led by Lisa Wolford, a Cumberland resident. Stepping up for your…