The Official Results For Town Council – 2019

Date Posted: Saturday, May 4th, 2019

THE OFFICIAL RESULTS FOR TOWN COUNCIL MAY 4, 2019 ELECTION 2019 Official Election Results



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Meet and Greet The Candidates For Town Council

Date Posted: Wednesday, April 10th, 2019

Come to the Town Hall and “meet and greet” the candidates running for Town Council on May 4, 2019.  There are 3 Council seats up for election and 6 candidates filed to run.  The candidates are:  Anthony Franco, Scott Lobdell, Thomas A. McDonald, Richard Palumbo, Dr. Marcelle J. Paschall-Wiggins & Deidre K. Sosa.  Meet and Greet the Candidates flyer 2019



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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 services, and our community.  Thank you for visiting us online, and please come back soon for continuously updated content. You can also visit our Facebook page for additional information on community events.  Town Hall is open Monday – Friday,  8:00 am – 4:00 pm, stop and visit any time or call with any comments or concerns at (302) 378-8082.



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New Council Member Installed at April 17, 2019 Council Meeting

Date Posted: Monday, April 22nd, 2019

Councilman Rob Leight submitted his resignation from Town Council mid-term since he was relocating outside Town limits.  He was presented with a resolution and plaque by Mayor and Council on behalf of the Town thanking him for his service. Patrick Miller, who was appointed by Council to replace Councilman Leight, is shown below with  Mayor Rudy Sutton and Acting Town Clerk Ivonne Romero as he takes the oath of office.  



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Town Council Candidates

Date Posted: Friday, April 19th, 2019

Of the six people that are running for Town Council, listed below are the five that have provided profiles and answers to questions presented by the Middletown Transcript.  Their responses will also be published in the April 25th edition of the Transcript. Click on the last name of the candidate to view their profile.      ANTHONY FRANCO         SCOTT LOBDELL         TOM MC DONALD           RICK PALUMBO           DEIDRE SOSA



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Open Position – Financial Clerk

Date Posted: Wednesday, April 10th, 2019

The Town of Townsend, Delaware is accepting applications for the position of Financial Clerk.  Responsible for performing the day to day processing of financial transactions to ensure that municipal finances are maintained in an effective, up to date and accurate manner. Applicants must be knowledgeable of general accounting principles and regulations, financial record keeping and reporting.  Ideally the successful candidate will have an understanding of filing requirements to maintain compliance, accounts payable and accounts receivable procedures, reconciliation protocols, payroll processing and assisting with budgeting.      We seek an individual with a proven history of initiative, sound judgment, and the ability to work independently.  A minimum of 3 to 5 years of governmental accounting or fiscal management is preferred. Interested applicants should forward cover letter and resume to Mr. Anthony S. Mangeri, Town Manager, via e-mail at amangeri@townsend.delaware.gov.  Resumes are being accepted until May 3, 2019 or until position is filled.



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Delaware Solid Waste Authority Event – April 6, 2019

Date Posted: Thursday, April 4th, 2019

RECYCLNG OPPORTUNITY…… On SATURDAY, APRIL 6th from 8 am to 2 pm. the DELAWARE SOLID WASTE AUTHORITY will be at St. Anne’s Episcopal School, 211 Silver Lake Road, Middletown collecting Household Hazardous Waste, Electronic Goods, and Papers to be Shredded. Rain or Shine Event.  Call 1-800-404-7080 or visit DSWA.COM for additional information.



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County Executive to Speak at Town Council Meeting on April 3, 2019

Date Posted: Friday, March 29th, 2019

County Executive Matt Meyer will be our guest at the Council Meeting on Wednesday, April 3, 2019 to provide an update on County initiatives in the MOT area.  The meeting begins at 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall.



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Town Manager Appointment

Date Posted: Friday, March 29th, 2019

The Town of Townsend is pleased to announce the appointment of Anthony S. Mangeri, MPA, CPM as our new Town Manager.  



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Autism Awareness – Light up the Town Blue

Date Posted: Monday, March 25th, 2019

             The month of April is Autism Awareness Month.  Drop by Town Hall to purchase your blue light bulbs and wrist bands or to make a donation.   ALL PROCEEDS GO TO AUTISM SPEAKS!



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Cathy Beaver’s Retirement

Date Posted: Friday, March 15th, 2019

We celebrate Cathy Beaver, who has been our Town Clerk for the past 13 years, with a fond farewell  as she begins the next chapter of her life and retires to Florida. Cathy takes with her a wealth of knowledge about the Town which will be sorely missed.   It just won’t be the same without her! On Cathy’s last day of work, Friday, March 22nd, there will be an open house at Town Hall from 2:00-4:00 pm.  All are invited to stop by.  If you are unable to attend but would like to send a note to wish her well, you can drop it in the lock box along the entrance driveway at Town Hall at any time. We are pleased to announce that Ivonne Romero will be assuming the position of Town Clerk.



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