New DART Bus Route 302 has stop in Townsend!

Date Posted: Saturday, August 25th, 2018

Dart Route 302



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Town Hall Closed 9/3/18 – No Trash Pick-up

Date Posted: Wednesday, August 22nd, 2018

Town Hall will be closed on Monday, September 3, 2018 in observance of the Labor Day holiday. Trash collection will be delayed until Tuesday, September 4th.



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Handler Homes’ Salute to Service – June 30, 2018

Date Posted: Monday, June 25th, 2018

Handler Homes is sponsoring a special barbeque honoring all active military, veterans, police officers, firefighters, EMT’s, Medical personnel and Educators.  Click here for details.



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Monthly VFW Post 3792 Breakfast Fundraisers

Date Posted: Friday, June 1st, 2018

Join VFW Post 3792 for “all you can eat” Breakfast  on the 3rd Sundays of June thru October.    



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FBI warning of Foreign cyber attacks.

Date Posted: Wednesday, May 30th, 2018

The FBI has put out a notification that a virus is affecting the east coast and has already affected over 500,000 people and business. It comes in through your router, takes all your information and then wipes everything out. They recommend you unplug your router for 1 minute and plug it back in. There is also a notice on Channel 10 website. Additional information may be found on the FBI provided link: https://www.ic3.gov/media/2018/180525.aspx



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Rental Ordinance No. 17-05

Date Posted: Friday, May 25th, 2018

Rental Ordinance No. 17-05 was passed on April 4, 2018 with an effective date of January 1, 2019.   The approved ordinance, along with proposed forms (which have not yet been finalized) can be viewed below.  Additional communications will follow.  Compliance with this ordinance is required by ALL residential rental units, whether they be apartments or single family residences. Approved Rental Ordinance Inspection checklist Lease addendum Rental License Application Rental Ordinance Inspection Procedures Tenant Information Owner Rental Property Registration Form   Questions may be directed to Councilwoman Lorraine Gorman at lgorman@townsend.delaware.gov



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Town Hall Closed/No Trash Pick-up on Monday, May 28, 2018

Date Posted: Sunday, May 20th, 2018

Town Hall will be closed on Monday, May 28, 2018 in observance of the Memorial Day Holiday. Trash and recycling pick-up will be delayed until Tuesday.



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2018 Official Election Results

Date Posted: Wednesday, May 16th, 2018

The Official Results for Town Council May 5, 2018 Election ***** Cindy Cook – 121 ***** ***** Edgar Dugan – 129 ***** Jermain Hatton – 58     2018 Official Election Results



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County Exec. to Discuss FY2019 Budget

Date Posted: Wednesday, May 9th, 2018

COMMUNITY TOWN HALL MEETING WITH COUNTY EXECUTIVE MATT MEYER & COUNCILMAN WILLIAM E. POWERS, JR. MONDAY, MAY 14, 2018,  7:00 PM–8:30 pm   TOWNSEND FIRE COMPANY 107 Main Street Townsend, DE  



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Streetscape – Phase II

Date Posted: Wednesday, May 9th, 2018

The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) invites the public to attend a public presentation to receive information about the design for pedestrian improvements in Townsend along Main Street from South Street to Brook Ramble Lane. The proposed safety improvements will be the focus of the May 23rd public workshop, which will be held at Town Hall from 4:30 – 6:30 pm. Interested members of the public are invited to attend. The purpose of the presentation is to provide an opportunity for the public to review and discuss the plan for the proposed improvements and provide input prior to the project submission to DelDOT for design funding. Attendees will have an opportunity to review display materials and provide comments to DelDOT representatives. Interested persons are invited to express their views in writing, giving reasons for support of or in opposition to the proposed project. Comments will be received during the workshop […]



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