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Major Economic development for Garrett County

March 24th, 2023 by WCBC Radio

The Garrett County Commissioners with a major economic development announcement on Thursday afternoon welcoming RS BioTherapeutics to 46 Business Park Drive- the location of the company’s newest operation. RS BioTherapeutics focuses on the research, development, and commercialization of interventions to address chronic and acute pulmonary diseases. While the company looked at a number of possible locations, including a site in Allegany County, representatives said that ultimately the McHenry location checked all the boxes and there was tremendous cooperation with local officials. County Commissioners President Paul Edwards…

Company CEO Dean Hart said the goal is to be operational by November 1 with an initial 20 plus hires that should rapidly expand to 100 and beyond..