Meet Barry

Republican Harford County Executive Barry Glassman is currently serving as the county’s seventh county executive. Retired from Baltimore Gas & Electric, Barry also has a long record of public service as a councilman, delegate and state senator. His family sold cattle on Maryland’s eastern shore and he graduated from Washington College in Chestertown. Throughout his 30 years in public service, Barry has been recognized for outstanding character, service and leadership. His record of fiscal conservatism and constituent service included promoting rural values and steadfast protection of Maryland’s agricultural land and water resources. Barry lives on a small farm in Darlington along with his wife where he continues the family tradition of raising a small flock of Katahdin sheep.



Harford executive plans suit against opioid manufacturers, prescribers

Originally posted on: Harford County will join the growing list of Maryland Counties in suing opioid manufactures, distributors and local subscribers for their alleged roles in spurring an abuse crisis that has reached epidemic proportions, County Executive Barry Glassman said Tuesday. In his annual State of the County Address delivered in the County Council chamber in Bel Air, Glassman said he will direct the county’s Law Department to draw up request for proposals for such a lawsuit.

Barry Glassman County Executive