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 […]




Brown Skin Too Foundation Proclamation

Date Posted: Friday, April 20th, 2018

Proclamation – Brown Skin Too Foundation – 4-18-18




New Castle County Community Town Hall Meeting May 14, 2018

Date Posted: Friday, April 20th, 2018

New Castle County Executive Matt Meyer and Councilman Bill Powers will be holding a Community Town Hall meeting on May 14, 2018 from 7:00 to 8:30 pm at the Townsend Fire Company to discuss the proposed FY2019 County Budget.  For additional information and to see how the proposed tax increase affects YOUR property, click here. […]




VFW SPAGHETTI DINNER – APRIL 21, 2018 (4-7pm)

Date Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2018

Click here for details.  




Town Council Elections – May 5, 2018

Date Posted: Monday, April 16th, 2018

Click here for information pertaining to this year’s election.




Meet and Greet the Candidates for Town Council

Date Posted: Tuesday, April 10th, 2018

MEET AND GREET THE CANDIDATES FOR TOWNSEND TOWN COUNCIL WEDNESDAY, MAY 2, 2018 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM TOWN HALL 141 MAIN STREET, TOWNSEND, DE *******************Townsend Residents******************* Come to the Town Hall and “meet and greet” the candidates running for Town Council on May 2, 2018. There are 2 Council seats up for election and […]




Light It Up Blue for Autism Awareness

Date Posted: Monday, April 2nd, 2018

April is National Autism Awareness Month. To help raise awareness of those impacted by Autism the Town of Townsend invites our community to “Light It up Blue” for the month of April. Lets Light up Townsend and decorate our homes in blue to support this movement. We will also be hosting a big ball Tourney […]




Town Hall Closed March 30, 2018

Date Posted: Monday, March 26th, 2018


Town Hall Closed 3/7/18 – Council Meeting Cancelled.

Date Posted: Wednesday, March 21st, 2018

Governor Carney has issued a state of emergency for today, March 7, 2018, due to the current storm projections.  Town Hall will be closed for the day, and tonight’s Town Council meeting has been cancelled.  




National Wildlife Federation Garden for Wildlife Program

Date Posted: Sunday, March 11th, 2018

Mark your calendars for the spring launch of Butterfly Heroes! The monarchs still need our help! As part of our Garden for Wildlife program, Butterfly Heroes seeks to bring awareness to their declining population. Take the pledge, and you can help create new habitats for monarch butterflies. Supplies are limited. Your FREE Butterfly Garden Starter […]




Town Hall Closed/Council Meeting of 3/7/18 Cancelled due to weather

Date Posted: Wednesday, March 7th, 2018

Town Hall is closing at 12:00 noon today (3/7/18) and the Town Council meeting scheduled for tonight is cancelled due to the winter storm.  The next meeting will be held on March 21st.