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Latest News

Annual Shakeout Event missed!

Before Halloween, start of the World Series and the bear hunt season, we all missed an important annual celebration. This was the September 20th celebration of ShakeOut. ShakeOut is a worldwide campaign to inform the public proper earthquake preparedness and safety techniques and is h
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House Commeitte on Environmental & Transportation Visit to Garrett County

Don’t just sit there! Participate in the democratic process! It matters! August 30 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Working Sessions, Garrett College Auditorium. Round table discussion with participants invited by the Committee. From 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., panelists will be those generally suppor
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Fracking Survey

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Dredging Forum

The Saturday community forum on lake sediment removal was promoted by the host Friends of Deep Creek Lake as the most important DCL meeting in 91 years. For the first time in 9 decades policy makers and citizens gathered to discuss how to implement and fund DCL dredging of DCL. Previo
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Community Forum on Sediment Removal 8/13

                                           Most Important Meeting in DCL’s 91 years–– Community Forum on Sediment Removal and Lake Restoration– Models and Lessons from other lakes. Saturday, August 13 from 9-11 am, WISP Resort, Himalaya Yurt, behind the hotel,
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