2013 marked a promising chapter in Garrett County's economic narrative. Fifty new businesses found a home in Garrett County, and eight existing businesses expanded. Education continued to play a vital role in the county's economic development initiatives, and opportunities for affordable homeownership were expanded when Community Action began construction of a new 36-unit lease purchase housing development in Oakland. Great things are happening in Garrett County, and we are excited to share them with you! Read the full report here.