Absentee Voting-2019

Date Posted: Thursday, February 28th, 2019

Absentee Voting- 2019



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Townsend Council Elections 2019

Date Posted: Wednesday, February 27th, 2019

Notice of Election – 2019



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Townsend Council Elections 2019- Candidacy

Date Posted: Wednesday, February 27th, 2019

CANDIDACY Flyer 2019



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Scholarship Opportunity thru National Wildlife Federation

Date Posted: Monday, February 18th, 2019

CRAIG TUFTS EDUCATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP The Craig Tufts Educational Scholarship Fund was established in memory of Craig Tufts, Chief Naturalist of the National Wildlife Federation. Each year the fund grants an award to one youth to attend a week-long summer outdoor educational adventure camp at  The fund provides travel, room and board, and program fees for the award winner and an accompanying parent or guardian. The 2019 Family Nature Summit will be held July 20–26 at the Shanty Creek Resort near the Great Lakes shores of northern Michigan. For more information, visit familynaturesummits.org. https://www.nwf.org/Educational-Resources/Education-Programs/Craig-Tufts-Educational-Scholarship Applications must be received by 5 p.m. EST on March 22, 2019, for consideration.  It should be mentioned that there have been only 40-100 applicants every year, so chances of being awarded this amazing opportunity are in your favor!



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National Wildlife Photo Contest

Date Posted: Monday, February 18th, 2019

The 2019 National Wildlife Photo Contest is now open. Enter today! The National Wildlife® Photo Contest, which began more than four decades ago, celebrates the power of photography to advance conservation and connect both photographers and viewers with wildlife and the outdoors. The most compelling nature images can help protect wildlife in profound ways. Grand prize is $5,000, with winners in each category also receiving awards. Details can be found at the following link: https://photocontest.nwf.org/menu-home.aspx?comp_id=65DB9FA0-0691-41EB-BC29-53B5879A3B94



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Planning Commission Survey

Date Posted: Wednesday, February 13th, 2019

The Planning Commission is asking Townsend residents to complete a brief survey at the following link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/HX3FLGX Paper copies of the survey will also be available at Town Hall. Thank you in advance for participating.



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Keeping Sidewalks Clear

Date Posted: Wednesday, February 13th, 2019

In the interest of Public Safety, the following ordinance is being re-posted for those that may not be aware.  ORDINANCE # 11 KEEPING SIDEWALKS CLEAR Whereas, the Town Council for the Town of Townsend, Delaware, finds that the health and welfare of its citizens is vitally concerned with keeping sidewalks reasonably clear of debris, ice, snow and other material, which would represent a hazard to pedestrians by tripping, slipping, falling, or other difficulties, and Whereas, the Town finds that it is more reasonable to expect owners and tenants of property to be responsible for keeping the sidewalks in front of there property clear of such debris and problems, Now, Therefore, the Council for the Town of Townsend, Delaware declares the following Ordinance to be binding and effective upon all residents of the said Town. A.) All persons occupying commercial establishments or premises fronting on any street or public place shall […]



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Town Hall Closed February 18, 2019

Date Posted: Tuesday, February 12th, 2019

Town Hall will be closed on Monday, February 18, 2019 in observance of the President’s Day holiday.  Trash will be picked up on Monday, per the usual schedule.



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1/31/19 – Open meeting to shape the future of Southern New Castle County

Date Posted: Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019

 



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Town Hall Closed on January 21, 2019

Date Posted: Tuesday, January 15th, 2019

Town Hall will be closed on Monday, January 21, 2019 in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday.  Trash will be picked up on Monday, per the usual schedule.



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