Reminder: 2022 Town of Townsend Town Council Election- Notice of Solicitation of Candidates- Solicitation Period Open

Date Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2022

2022- Solicitation of Candidates


The annual Town Council election is scheduled for Saturday, May 7th, 2022, the 1st Saturday in May, from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

There are Three (3) Council positions open for election.


Two (2) Council positions are open for a two-year term, until 2024. 

One (1) Council position is open for a one-year term, until 2023. 


If you are interested in serving as a Member of Town Council,

Petitions of Candidacy may be requested by calling Town Hall at 302-378-8082 or by emailing


Applications are available beginning Monday, March 7th, 2022

*PETITIONS OF CANDIDACY APPLICATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED AT TOWN HALL BY 4:30 PM on Thursday, April 7th, 2022.                                                                                    



  • Be 18 years of age
  • Be a Citizen of the United States of America
  • Be a registered voter in the State of Delaware, New Castle County
  • Be a legal resident within the Town Corporate Boundaries for a minimum of twelve (12) consecutive months immediately preceding the filing of Candidacy.