Local Government Planning

Allegany County


Allegany County is bordered on the east by Washington County, the north by Pennsylvania, the west by Garrett County, and the Potomac River and West Virginia on the South. The County seat is Cumberland.​​ Allegany Map

Regional Planning Agency

Tri-County Council of Western Maryland

Priority Funding Areas (PFA)

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Comprehensive Plans

Current Plan / Adoption Date
Allegany Master Plan CMP-2014  WRE-2010​

Cumberland CMP-2013
Frostburg CMP-2011
Lonaconing CMP-2010​
Westernport​ CMP-2011​

​​For a list of the most current adopted plans for Allegany County, please visit the Allegany County Planning and Zoning Department’s Plans, Studies and Public Notices webpage, or contact local planning staff via the departments Staff Directory​ page found on their website.

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Septic Law Implementation Plans

Jurisdiction Map & Documentation MDP Response
Allegany County Map  Doc Response​
Barton Doc Mapped by County
Cumberland Map  Doc Response
Frostburg Map  Doc Response
Lonaconing Doc Response
Luke Doc Mapped by County
Midland Mapped by County
Westernport Doc Response​

Minor Subdivision Definition Changes​


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Staff Assignments

Dave Cotton
Joe Rogers

Planning Contacts

Kevin Thacker
Code Compliance Manager
City of Cumberland
Community Development
57 North Liberty Street
Cumberland, MD 21502​​​
James A. Squires, Jr.
Allegany County
Department of Planning and Zoning
County Office Building
701 Kelly Road
Cumberland, MD 21502
Tyler Rayner
Administrator & Clerk-Treasurer
Town of Lonaconing
Town Hall
35 East Main Street
Lonaconing, MD 21539
Bethany Fife
City of Frostburg
Community Development
Frostburg Municipal Center
37 Broadway
Frostburg, MD 21532
Laura Freeman Legge
Town Clerk
Town of Westernport
City Building
107 Washington Street
Westernport, MD 21562

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