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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

Town Commissioner Officers

President: Joseph Letts

Vice President: Bruce Hechmer

Treasurer: Kenneth Confalone

P & Z Commissioner Board Member: Kenneth Confalone

Historic District Commission

First Tuesday of the Month

Next Meeting

April 7, 2015

7:00 PM

Planning and Zoning Meeting

Thursday following First Tuesday

Next Meeting

April 9, 2015

7:00PM

Town Commissioners Meeting

2nd and 4th Tuesday of the Month

Next Meeting

April 14, 2015

7:00 PM

The meeting will adjourn to a closed session to consult with counsel, staff, consultants or other individuals about pending or potential litigation.

 

Click here for latest issue 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 Charlestown

Town 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

1st Quarter: 

Utility bills will be for the months of

January, February, March

and will be mailed by the middle of April due May 8th

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

THE TOWN OF CHARLESTOWN FY 2012-2013 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

CEMETERY LOTS IN PRIME LOCTION AVAILABLE

$700.00 per lot 

Please contact Town Hall for more information.

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

January 19, 2015In Obse

NEXT BULK PICK UP

IS WEDNESDAY, MARCH 25, 2015

MAKE SURE YOU HAVE CALLED IN YOUR ITEMS FOR PICK-UP

410-287-6173

AND HAVE THEM OUT BY 7AM OR THE NIGHT BEFORE

 

The next Cecil County Hazardous Waste Day is

Sunday, April 26, 2015

7:30 AM - 3:00 PM

Click Here for Details!

Cecil County Household Hazardous Waste

 

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. 2015 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

Schedules are also available at Town Hall

ATTENTION!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE!

      Beginning on Tuesday, March 24, 2015, Cecil Transit's Perryville Connection (Route 2) and Mid County Connection (Route 3) will temporarily modify its scheduled fixed-route transit services to accommodate teh MD 272 bridge closure.  The bridge on MD 272 over amtrack, leading into the Town of North East willb e closed to vehicular and pedestrian traffice for approximately 3 to 4 weeks for repairs to both end spans.  Cecil Transit's revised schedule for the Perryville and Mid County routes will follow the detoured traffic patterns implemented by the State Highway Administration.

     Upon reopening of the bridge on MD 272, Cecil Tranist will resume services as previously operated prior to the closure.

     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.

PUBLIC NOTICE

POST PLAN IMPLEMENTATION RESULTS

           It has been determined that effective 1/10/2015 the CHARLESTOWN PO will provide 4 hours of window service each weekday.  The facility retail hours will be from 1:15 PM to 5:15 PM Monday through Friday, and from 8AM to Noon on Saturday.  Current Saturday window service hours will not be reduced and access to delivery receptacles will not change as a result of the POST Plan realignment of weekday window service hours.

          Customers will  have access to their mail receptacles form 8AM to 5:15 PM Monday through Friday and from 8 AM to Noon on Saturday.  Post Office Box mail will be available daily for pick-up by 3:30 PM Monday through Friday, and by 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!