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 […]

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


Meet & Greet the Candidates for Town Council

Date Posted: Wednesday, April 12th, 2017

MEET AND GREET THE CANDIDATES 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm, Wednesday, April 19, 2017 @ Town Hall There are 3 seats open on Council and 5 Candidates as follows: Edgar Dugan Lorraine Gorman Dwain A. Haines Steve W. High Rudolph Sutton Jr. TO BE ELIGIBLE TO VOTE:  Be 18 years of age  Be […]

Jephthah Chapterr #12 Fundraiser for MOT Seniors

Date Posted: Tuesday, April 11th, 2017

Join Jephthah Chapter #12, Order of the Eastern Star, PHA as they celebrate MOT Seniors Saturday, April 22, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. $30 donation Luncheon at Immanuel United Methodist Church 209 Main Street, Townsend Flyer

Townsend College Scholars Award

Date Posted: Friday, April 7th, 2017

2017- 2018 Townsend Delaware College Scholars Awards Program Scholarship Guidelines: * Seeking high school graduates and rising college sophomores, juniors and seniors from the Town of Townsend with a record of leadership and volunteerism in the community in non-school sponsored activities and participation in extracurricular school activities. * Applicant must complete high school, freshman, sophomore, […]