Special Closings of State Buildings, Liberal Leave and Emergency Information

There are no announcements at this time.

Note: This closing and/or liberal leave information applies to principal units and independent agencies in the Executive Branch except educational units under the jurisdiction of the University of Maryland, Morgan State University, St. Mary's College of Maryland, Maryland School for the Deaf and Baltimore City Community College.​​ 

Closing and/or liberal leave information is also provided to the following radio and television stations:

Baltimore Metro

  • WMAR (TV 2)
  • WBAL (TV 11)
  • WJZ (TV 13)
  • WBAL Radio (1090 AM)
  • WBFF Fox (TV 45)


DC Metro

  • NBC (TV4)
  • WUSA (TV9)
  • WJLA ABC 7 (News Channel 8)
  • WTOP Radio​Allegany County


Allegany County

  • WFRB
  • WCBC
  • WDYK
  • WTBO


Frederick County

  • ​WFMD/WFRE Radio

Garrett County

  • WFRB
  • WKHJ
  • WAIJ

Washington County

  • WFRB
  • WARK
  • WJEJ
  • WEPM
  • WAYZ
  • WHAG (TV  25)

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