Unsafe Structures

The Document Unsafe Structures Ordinance (266.2 KB) became effective on January 1, 2008. The Ordinance provides a process to identify, address and abate a dangerous structure that contains unsafe equipment or is damaged, decayed, dilapidated, structurally unsafe, or of such faulty construction or unstable foundation that a partial or complete collapse is possible and presents a threat to the health, safety, and general welfare of the community.


For more information please contact the main office at 301-334-1920

For unsafe structure issues within the incorporated towns of Accident, Deer Park, Friendsville, Grantsville, Kitzmiller, Loch Lynn Heights, Mt. Lake Park and Oakland, please contact:

Jarrett Mahoney
Code Enforcement Officer
Garrett County Municipalities
(301) 334-9431 ext. 6105