NOTICE: Continued Daytime Road Closure- South Street- October 20th & 21st, 2022

Date Posted: Thursday, October 20th, 2022

  Roadwork will continue on Thursday, October 20th, 2022 & Friday, October 21st, 2022 to continue the work for sewer line work related to The Woods at Hidden Creek, beginning at 8am until the work is completed for each that day, at which time the roadway will be reopened. South Street will be continue to be closed during the time of construction, from the Townsend Police Station to Commerce Street  Two-way traffic will be permitted during work hours ONLY between the Police Department and Lattomus Street. Drivers and pedestrians are asked to be extra cautious when two-way traffic patterns are in effect. As always we thank our community for you cooperation and support.



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Halloween is Here. Be Safe and Stay Healthy!

Date Posted: Tuesday, October 18th, 2022

The Town of Townsend wants everyone to have a safe and fun Halloween.  Halloween is celebrated on Monday, October 31st.  Per Town Council, for the safety of all, trick or treating will be held between the hours of 6 pm and 8 pm for all those wishing to participate.  All trick-or-treaters in costume should be off of the streets by 9 p.m.  As always, trick-or-treating will be held based on each individual resident’s/family’s preference. If you would like to give out candy to trick-or-treaters, turn on your porch light. Those wishing not to participate, turn off your porch light. Please treat your neighbors with respect and remember safety rules by following these general Halloween guidelines: Only visit houses whose porch/front lights are on.  Wear reflectors, reflective clothing and carry a flashlight for safety. Maintain social distancing and wash hands frequently.    If driving, please drive slower and be attentive to […]



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Immanuel United Methodist Church- Chicken Dumpling Dinner and Bazaar

Date Posted: Monday, October 17th, 2022

11/05/2022 – 10:00 PM Location: Immanuel UMC Address: 209 Main Street Townsend Bazaar- 10am-6pm Crafts, Baked Goods Candy, Attic, Treasures, Homemade Soup Take Out Dinner 3pm- 6pm or sold out Pre Order Meals Guaranteed Walk In Orders Accepted But Not Guaranteed Cash, Check, Credit Cards Accepted At Pick Up 209 MAIN STREET, TOWNSEND DE 19734 IMC bazaar 2022 8.5×11



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CANCELED- Mobile Food Pantry @ Immanuel United Methodist Church

Date Posted: Monday, October 17th, 2022

11/11/2022 – 09:00 AM Location: Immanuel UMC Address: 209 Main Street Townsend Drive up Free Food Pantry at Immanuel UMC Friday, November 11th, 2022 @ 9 am Sign up here: https://Nov11IMC.eventbrite.com Volunteer to register here: https://bit.ly/3jhCSKP



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Global War on Terror Memorial- Eagle Scout Project

Date Posted: Monday, October 17th, 2022

Logan Ament an Eagle Scout with Boy Scout Troop 204 Odessa, Delaware has shared his Eagle Scout Project with Townsend Town Council.  The mission of this service project is to construct a memorial at VFW Post 3 792 in Townsend, Delaware. The memorial will honor those who served in the Global War on Terror. The design will consist of three parts: a monument, small flower bed, and a walkway. By purchasing an engraved brick, you are investing in honoring those who served as well as assisting with an Eagle Scout Service Project. By purchasing a brick, you will be honoring the men and women that served in the Global War on Terror.  Please find out more information here: FLYER _ Global War On Terror Memorial Order a Brick using this order form: Brick Order Form _ Global War On Terror Memorial



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NOTICE: Daytime Road Closure- South Street- October 18th & 19th, 2022

Date Posted: Monday, October 17th, 2022

On Tuesday October 18, 2022 & Wednesday October 19, 2022 South Street will be closed from the Townsend Police Station to Commerce Street for sewer line work related to The Woods at Hidden Creek, beginning at 8am until the work is completed for each that day, at which time the roadway will be reopened. Two-way traffic will be permitted during work hours ONLY between the Police Department and Lattomus Street. Drivers and pedestrians are asked to be extra cautious when two-way traffic patterns are in effect. As always we thank our community for you cooperation and support.



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Town Hall Closed- Monday, October 10th, 2022

Date Posted: Friday, October 7th, 2022

Town Hall will be closed on Monday, October 10th, 2022 in observance of Columbus Day. Trash and Recycling will be picked up as scheduled. There will be no yard waste collection.



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9/19/22 Pickleball Workshop

Date Posted: Monday, September 12th, 2022

Pickleball Workshop- Monday, September 19th, 2022 5:00 pm- 7:00 pm The Town of Townsend and the Diamond State Pickleball Club will be hosting a Pickleball Workshop on Monday, September 19th, 2022 5:00 pm- 7:00 pm. The event will be held at the Townsend Municipal Park located at 0 Edgar Rd., Townsend. DE 19734. Registration is required as space is limited. To register email townhall@townsend.delaware.gov or call 302-378-8082. We hope you can join us! TOT pickleball workshop- 9-19-22



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Townsend Town Hall Closed in Recognition of Labor Day

Date Posted: Friday, September 2nd, 2022

In recognition of the Labor Day Holiday, Townsend Townhall will be closed on Monday, September 5th, 2022.  Trash, recycling, and yard waste collection will be delayed until Tuesday, September 6th, 2022 due to the holiday.  Please review municipal waste guidelines by clicking here: https://townsend.delaware.gov/2022/03/11/municipal-waste-service-guidelines-2022/ Have a safe and happy holiday!  



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Town Hall Closure at Noon, Friday, 8/26/22

Date Posted: Friday, August 26th, 2022

Townsend Town Hall will be closed on Friday, 8/26/2022 at noon.  We apologize for any inconvenience.  Town Hall will open back up at 8 am on Monday, 8/29/2022. Thank you!



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