The status of new businesses and development coming to Thurmont:


Hobb’s Division — Two approved building lots in Mixed-Use Village 1 listed for sale.

Hammaker Hills, Phase 1 — 37 single-family dwelling lots in R-2 zoning district. Two homes under construction.

Hammaker Hills, Phase 2 — Preliminary plat approved for 22 single-family dwelling lots.

Mechanicstown, LLC — Preliminary plat approved for 31 single-family dwelling lots.

Mountain Brooke — Preliminary plat approved for 11 single-family dwelling lots.  

Meunier Minor Subdivision — Preliminary/ final plat approved for 1 new lot and adjustment of two lots.

Simmer’s Minor Subdivision — Preliminary/final plat approved for 1 new lot.

Oak Forest Townhouse Community — 36 units in R-5 zoning district. Concept plan reviewed by the Planning & Zoning Commission December 15, 2022.

Site Plans:

Weis Gas & Go (2 Thurmont Blvd.) — Weis Markets did a partial site redevelopment – a Gas & Go fuel station to consist of three pumps and one manned kiosk; under construction.

Thurmont Business Park — Lot 1 to be developed for the relocation of Goodwill into a 17,850-square-foot building; final site plan under review.


The Thurmont Board of Commissioners approved the Resolution for the Annexation of 16.68 acres for an intergenerational mixed-use neighborhood with daycare and an assisted- living center. Petition for annexation suspended. Special election to be held on January 17, 2023, 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Complete and accurate information available at

New Business Openings:

Catoctin Mountain Massage & Wellness Center at 31B Water Street.

Mountain View Convenience Beer & Wine Store at 140 Frederick Road.

T- Mobile in Thurmont Plaza at 224 North Church Street.

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