Reminder from GFL Regarding Trash & Recycling Guidelines

Date Posted: Wednesday, December 16th, 2020

Please see below for guidelines and reminders regarding trash and recycling services in the Town of Townsend, from GFL.   TRASH & RECYCLING GUIDELINES Please place containers at the curb the night before or no later than 7 a.m. on your scheduled pickup day. Pick up times are subject to change. Trash placed at the curb AFTER 7 am will not be picked up if the driver has already been through. Special arrangements may be made for an extra pickup. (Additional charges may apply)  Please place the carts out to the curb with the wheels and handles facing the house and the lift bar facing the road. The carts should be clear of any obstructions such as mailboxes, cars, utility poles, garage doors, etc. The truck and driver must have clear access to the rollout carts. For a regular scheduled service your pick up includes (1) 95 – Gallon cart. Please […]



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Missed Trash and Recycling

Date Posted: Tuesday, December 15th, 2020

The Town was notified today 12/15/2020 that GFL was not able to complete their trash run. Those that did not have their trash or recyclables picked up today should leave it curbside for pick up tomorrow.      



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COVID-19 Testing Site- Middletown High School- Wednesday, December 16th, 10am- 3pm

Date Posted: Tuesday, December 15th, 2020

Please see the Pop up Testing Site at Middletown High School on Wednesday, December 8th from 10am- 3pm Please sign up here: https://curative.com/sites/161#9/39.4507/-75.6968 



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COVID-19 Testing Site- Townsend Fire Company- Friday, December 18th, 10am- 6pm

Date Posted: Tuesday, December 15th, 2020

Please see the Pop up Testing Site at Townsend Fire Hall on Friday, December 18th from 10am- 6pm Please sign up here: https://curative.com/sites/11053?date=2020-12-18   



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Delaware COVID-19 Testing-Pop Up Sites- Week of December 14, 2020

Date Posted: Sunday, December 13th, 2020

Please click on the flyers below to find COVID-19 Testing available in Delaware for the week of December 14, 2020.   Please remember there are also permanent testing locations which can be found here.         



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Town of Townsend Annual Holiday Decoration Contest

Date Posted: Wednesday, December 9th, 2020

The Town of Townsend is happy to announce that we will be holding Annual Holiday Decoration Contest.  This year, it is not necessary to register your home.  Instead, representatives from Town Council will drive thru the Town to explore the wonderful decorations and designate a winner.  Each year, Town Council hosts the Holiday Decoration Contest to celebrate the holidays.  While many of our traditional holiday activities are limited due to the Pandemic and the continuing State of Emergency, Town Council is glad to continue this tradition and promote our community’s holiday spirit.  Judging will take place on or about December 21, 2020, weather permitting. The contest winners will be announced at the Town Meeting in January.  All decisions of the judges are final. Residents have the option to enter their house or nominate a neighbor’s home, please email Townhall@townsend.de.gov.  Please include your name, address, telephone and email.    Be safe […]



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COVID-19 Testing Site- Middletown High School- Wednesday, December 8th, 10am- 3pm

Date Posted: Tuesday, December 8th, 2020

Please see the Pop up Testing Site at Middletown High School on Wednesday, December 8th from 10am- 3pm Please sign up here: https://curative.com/sites/161?date=2020-12-09



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Delaware COVID-19 Testing-Pop Up Sites- Week of December 7, 2020

Date Posted: Saturday, December 5th, 2020

Please click on the flyers below to find COVID-19 Testing available in Delaware for the week of December 7, 2020.   Please remember there are also permanent testing locations which can be found here.    



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COVID-19 Testing Site- Townsend Fire Company- Friday, December 4th, 10am- 6pm

Date Posted: Monday, November 30th, 2020

COVID-19 Testing Site- Townsend Fire Company- Friday, December 4th, 10am- 6pm Please sign up here: https://curative.com/sites/11053?date=2020-12-04



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COVID-19 Testing Site- Middletown High School- Wednesday, December 2nd, 10am- 3pm

Date Posted: Monday, November 30th, 2020

COVID-19 Testing Site- Middletown High School- Wednesday, December 2nd, 10am- 3pm Please sign up here: https://curative.com/sites/161?date=2020-12-02 



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