COVID-19 Employee Resources

  We recognize that the COVID-19 has created some unexpected challenges for us all.  The Office of Human Resources team is working with County Executive and County Administration officials to keep you as safe as possible.  During this crisis, our goal is to keep you informed with updated information and support.  

General Information

FEMA COVID-19 Rumor Control

Governor's Stay-at-Home Order Interpretive Guidance

Governor's Stay-at-Home Order

Governor's Order

County Executive's Declaration

Governor Hogan's Message Page 

CDC COVID 19 Information

Health Department Updates


Employee Information and Updates

Resources for Connecting With Loved Ones 11.23.20

Family Video Chat Applications 11.23.20

COVID Responses Update 11.19.20

County Executive Ball COVID Telework Update 11.12.20

County Executive Ball COVID update 11.5.20

Howard County Not Participating in Suspension of Social Security Tax Withholding 9.3.20

County Executive Ball Message on Employee Testing 8.11.20

Employee Leave Carry Over Update 7.20.20

Message from County Executive Ball to Employees on COVID  6.29.20

Work Buddy Program

COVID 19 Employee Update 5.14.2020

Carry Over Leave from FY20 into FY21 4.21.2020

COVID 19 Employee Update 4.16.2020

Out of State Travel Restriction Extended 4.15.2020

COVID -19 Response Pay 4.9.2020

Extension of Reduction of Operations 4.6.2020

Employee Face Coverings 4.6.2020

Face Covering DIY Instructions 4.6.2020

Message From County Executive Ball 4.2.2020

Reduction in Government Operations 3.26.2020

Reevaluation of Government Operations 3.23.2020

COVID-19 Employee Update 3.16.2020

Update for Employees 3.13.2020

Coronavirus Security Awareness 3.11.2020

Guidance on Out of State Travel 3.10.2020

COVID-19 Update 3.10.2020

Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) 

FFCRA Poster

FFCRA Employee Announcement

FFCRA Paid Sick Leave Request Form

FFCRA Extended FMLA Request Form

Frequently Asked Questions

FAQ 4.2.2020

Other Tips and Information

Tips for Working From Home

COVID - 19 Tips for Parents



Risk Management Resources

Due to ongoing concerns of COVID-19 the Office of Risk Management is working remotely. We can be reached by email and phone at the addresses and extensions listed below:

Office of Risk Management Contact information:

Office Phone: 410-313-6390
Office Email: 

Amy Lanham, Administrator - x6396

Matthew Zervas, Deputy Administrator - x6392

Patti Hennessie, Workers' Comp Coordinator - x6389