MACo strives to be a source of information for members and local government stakeholders and provides the following resources with the goal of improving government services for all residents of Maryland:

County Cost-Saving Tools

MACo endorses specific vendors who partner with the Association to offer cost-saving products and services. MACo also facilitates several trusts to meet the unique long-term funding needs of Maryland county governments.

County News

The policy experts at MACo are constantly distributing information about county news and issues. Outlets include MACo's blog, newsletter, podcast, and social media channels.

Directory of Maryland County Officials

Published biennially, the Directory of Maryland County Officials, compiled and published by MACo, includes contact information for county and state government elected and appointed officials in Maryland and the state Congressional delegation.

MACo's Research

MACo conducts research projects largely involving the participation of county government professionals. The annual Budget & Tax Rate Survey and Salary Survey are key research publications facilitated by MACo.


Additional sources of information, including State Departments, budget documents, Department of Legislative Services publications, Parliamentary Procedure guidelines, and more!