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Founded in 1742, Charlestown has a variety of recreational amenities, historical attractions,
and special activities for people of all ages.
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Town News & Public Notices

Public Notice

The snow is coming!

Please be mindful of the following:

We have two plows that will be operating during the storm

If you are parked on the street preventing the plows from getting down your street, it may not be plowed.  Please park off street if at all possible.

If you own a generator make sure that it is properly ventilated during operation.

In an emergency situation with your water, please call 

443-553-5464

All other emergency situations call 911

Stay home! Stay safe!

 

TOWN ELECTION TUESDAY MARCH 1ST

Candidates interested in running for office must file intention to run by Janurary 29th at 5:00pm

Qualified Voters must be registered to vote by January 29th and must of lived in town for at least one year as listed on their drivers license

Contact Town Hall for specific requirements

IF IN DOUBT, CALL TOWN HALL AND CHECK!

410-287-6173

Town Commissioner Officers

President: Joseph Letts

Vice President: Bruce Hechmer

Treasurer: Kenneth Confalone

Commissioner: Rene Capano

Commissioner: Robert Gell

P & Z Commissioner Board Member: Kenneth Confalone

Historic District Commission

First Tuesday of the Month

Next Meeting

February 2, 2016

7:00 PM

Planning and Zoning Meeting

Thursday following First Tuesday

Next Meeting

February 4, 2016

7:00PM

Town Commissioners Meeting

2nd and 4th Tuesday of the Month

Next Meeting - January 26, 2016

7:30 PM

Click Here for  the latest edition of the Chatter Newsletter

 

Parking permits are required in Charlestown

Signs are posted for areas that are permit only or tow-a-way zones in

CharlestownTown residents may stop by Town Hall to pick us their free vehicle permits  Current town resident permits are perpetual and need not be renewed every year.Non-town residents may purchase a yearly parking permit for $50 or may park for free at the end of Water Street in Lot B  Permits are available from Town Hall 

Monday through Friday 8-N and 1-5

 

 

UTILITY BILLING CYCLE FOR

3rd Quarter: 

Utility bills will be for the months of

October, November, December

and will be mailed by the Beginning of January due February  5

There is a minimum charge of $165.45 even if you do not use any water

PLEASE PLAN ACCORDINGLY

IF YOUR ADDRESS IS ON THE SHUT OFF

LIST THERE IS A $50 FEE DUE

CALL TOWN HALL@ 410-287-6173 WITH ANY CONCERNS

YOU MAY MAKE WEEKLY PAYMENTS TO AVOID HAVING TO PAY YOUR BILL ALL AT ONCE

$50 A MONTH PAYMENTS WILL PAY MOST EVERY HOUSEHOLD'S BILLS

THERE ARE NO CREDITS FROM THE COUNTY ON POOL FILLS.

Utility Billing Cycles for 2015

The Town Of Charlestown

FY 2013-2014 Approved Budget

is available for review by clicking the link below:

FY 2013-2014 APPROVED BUDGET

FY 2014 - 2015 APPROVED BUDGET

FY 2015-2016 APPROVED BUDGET

THE TOWN OF CHARLESTOWN

AUDITED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS

ARE AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW -

TO VIEW, CLICK THE LINK BELOW:

FY 2013-2014 Audited Financial Statement Link

FY 2011-2012 Audited Financial Statement Link

2012 Consumer Confidence Report

2013 Consumer Confidence Report

2014 Consumer Confidence Report
Charlestown Vision Committee Report

Charlestown Gear

We have Stickers, Pins and Patches

Available at Town Hall

Charlestown Patch (3"diameter) $5.00

Charlestown "CT" Sticker (5"wide) $3.00

Charlestown Lapel Pin (3/4" diameter) $4.00

New!

Caps for sale 15.00 each! 

Stop in Town Hall  and pick up one to keep the sun off.

 

 
 

 

 

 
     

Charlestown Event Calendar

Please e-mail Town Clerk with any questions, comments or events you would like to have added to the event calendar.

 

Young at Heart 50+ Group

Meets every Tuesday at Charlestown

St. John's United Methodist Church

from 10am to 1pm

All are Welcome to attend for socializing,

playing cards and games, and lunch.

No RSVP needed !

For information please contact Town Hall @

410-287-6173

NEXT BULK PICK UP

IS WEDNESDAY JANUARY 27, 2016

MAKE SURE YOU HAVE CALLED IN YOUR ITEMS BY TUESDAY, JAN 26th FOR PICK-UP

410-287-6173

AND HAVE THEM OUT BY 7AM OR THE NIGHT BEFORE

Please do not put items out far in advance of the date.

Doing so makes your neighborhood unsightly.

NEXT HAZARDOUS WASTE DAY

CECIL COUNTY LANDFILL

APRIL 24, 2016

7:30 AM to 3:00 PM

Click here for details!

 

A Buddy For Life Inc. Performs

Animal Care and Control Services for Cecil County

Our phone number is 410-392-0000.

Our office/adoption hours are

Monday to Thursday 12:00pm - 7:00pm

  Friday 10:00am to 5:00pm

Saturday, 12:00pm to 4:00pm

Please visit ourwebsite for more information

www.abuddyforlife.org

 DOG LICENSES EXPIRE!

Dog Licenses are required in Cecil County and can in most instances be purchased at Town Hall. 2016 licenses are now available.  For more info and an application, please contact Town Hall or Cecil County.

Delmarva Power's

FREE Quick Home Energy Check-up

http://homeenergysavings.delmarva.com/quick-home-energy-check-up-program

Want to report a STREET LIGHT OUTAGE on your Street? A fast and easy way to report the problem is to log on to the Delmarva Power website and follow the instructions. To expedite the repair, obtain the pole numbers on the street light pole and then log on to the Delmarva Power website

CECIL TRANSIT has SERVICE IN CHARLESTOWN

The bus picks up at the Fairgreen Park Gazebo (behind Town Hall)

FOR SCHEDULES VISIT www.ceciltransit.com

or call 410-658-5574

     For more information or copies of revised schedules, visit www. Ceciltranist.com or contact Cecil Transit, Department of Senior Services Community Transit, 410-996-5295, option #2.

Window Hours:

Monday Through Friday 1:00 PM - 5:00PM

Saturday 8AM to Noon

Lobby Open 8AM to 5:15 PM

Box mail ready for pick-up by 3:30 M - F and 11AM on Saturday

NEED A SMOKE DETECTOR FOR YOUR HOME?

The Charlestown Fire Company is giving away smoke detectors to anyone in their Fire District who needs one for their home.

Please Call 410-287-6451 and leave a detailed message with your phone number, address & name.

If you already have a smoke detector in your home,

PLEASE CHECK THE BATTERIES TODAY!