Welcome to the Town of Townsend!

Date Posted: Monday, February 9th, 2015

Welcome to the Town of Townsend!  Please take a moment to review our updated website to better serve our “Small Town Community”.  Please note, we have taken extraordinary efforts to present the most accurate and up-to-date content and reliable information. This website is a valuable resource for our citizens as they explore our Town, our […]




Town Hall Closed July 4, 2017

Date Posted: Sunday, June 25th, 2017

Town Hall will be closed on Tuesday, July, 4, 2017 in observance of the Holiday.  Have a safe and Happy 4th of July!




Scam Alerts – Posted 6/20/17

Date Posted: Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

There is currently another phone scam where the caller pretends to be a police officer from NCCPD and is asking you to pay your legal fines via gift cards. Be advised, police will never ask you to pay a fine over the phone or with a gift card!




Help Wanted – Part-Time Seasonal Worker

Date Posted: Monday, June 12th, 2017

PART TIME SEASONAL MUNICIPAL WORKER The Town of Townsend is seeking applicants for the position of a part-time seasonal  Municipal Worker. This position would work between 10-20 hours per week from July 2017 thru October 2017.  Work schedule TBD based on needs of the business.  Hours are not guaranteed. Position involves a variety of physical […]




Summer Preparedness Information from Delmarva Power

Date Posted: Monday, May 22nd, 2017

The approach of summer also signals the potential for extreme weather which includes high winds, thunderstorms and hurricanes, which can cause electric service interruptions. Delmarva Power has invested in infrastructure improvements to improve the resiliency of the electric system and support the reliability of your service. We know all too well that hurricanes and storms […]




Town Hall Closed Monday, May 29, 2017 – Trash Collection Delayed

Date Posted: Friday, May 19th, 2017

There will be no trash collection on Monday.  Trash & recycling will be picked up on Tuesday.




Town Council Election Results May 6, 2017

Date Posted: Sunday, May 7th, 2017

The unofficial results of the Town Council election are as follows: Edgar Dugan –  62 Lorraine Gorman –  148 Dwain A. Haines –  61 Steve W. High –  102 Rudolph Sutton Jr. – 155 Official results will be posted on May 16, 2017




MOT Greens Meeting – May 6, 2017

Date Posted: Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

MOT Greens, a group of MOT residents that are interested in protecting the environment in the MOT area and working towards a greener community, invite all to attend their meeting on 5/6/17 @ 1:00 pm at the Appoquinimink Library, 651 N. Broad Street, Middletown.  For additional information, call 302-897-9779.




Position Open for Temporary Seasonal Position – Townsend

Date Posted: Friday, April 21st, 2017

TEMPORARY SEASONAL MUNICIPAL WORKER The Town of Townsend is seeking applicants for the position of a seasonal temporary Municipal Worker. This position would work approximately 10 hours per week from May 2017 thru October 2017.  Work schedule TBD based on needs of the business.  Hours are not guaranteed. Position involves a variety of physical tasks […]




Townsend Elementary School Bingo Night – April 28, 2017

Date Posted: Thursday, April 13th, 2017

Townsend Elementary School will be hosting an “Adults Only” Bingo on Friday, April, 28th to raise money to purchase technology (iPads, laptops, accessories, etc.). There will be bingo, a silent auction, a raffle, refreshments, and lots of FUN. Click here for details.




Community Yard Sale – Saturday, 6/3/17

Date Posted: Wednesday, April 12th, 2017

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