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Town News & Public Notices
Historic District Commission
First Tuesday of the Month
January 6, 2015
Planning and Zoning Meeting
Thursday following First Tuesday
January 8, 2015
Town Commissioners Meeting
2nd and 4th Tuesday of the Month
December 23, 2014 Meeting Cancelled
January 13, 2015
Cecil House Restoration Board
Meeting To be announced
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Parking permits are required in Charlestown
Signs are posted for areas that are permit only or tow-a-way zones in Charlestown
Town residents may stop by Town Hall to pick us their free vehicle permits.
Non-town residents may purchase a parking permit for $50 or may park for free at the end of Water Street in Lot B
Permits are available from Town Hall Monday through Friday 8-N and 1-5
UTILITY BILLING CYCLE FOR
Utility bills will be for the months of
October, November and December
and will be mailed in the middle of January due February 9th
PLEASE PLAN ACCORDINGLY
IF YOUR ADDRESS IS ON THE SHUT OFF
LIST THERE IS A $50 FEE DUE
CALL TOWN HALL@ 410-287-6173 WITH ANY CONCERNS
YOU MAY MAKE WEEKLY PAYMENTS TO AVOID HAVING TO PAY YOUR BILL ALL AT ONCE
$50 A MONTH PAYMENTS WILL PAY MOST EVERY HOUSEHOLD'S BILLS
THERE ARE NO CREDITS FROM THE COUNTY ON POOL FILLS.
Utility Billing Cycles for 2014
The Town Of Charlestown
FY 2013-2014 Approved Budget
is available for review by clicking the link below:
FY 2013-2014 APPROVED BUDGET
FY 2014 - 2015 APPROVED BUDGET
THE TOWN OF CHARLESTOWN FY 2012-2013 AUDITED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS ARE AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW - TO VIEW, CLICK THE LINK BELOW:
FY 2011-2012 Audited Financial Statement Link
2012 Consumer Confidence Report
2013 Consumer Confidence Report
Charlestown Vision Committee Report
CEMETERY LOTS IN PRIME LOCTION AVAILABLE
$700.00 per lot
Please contact Town Hall for more information.
We have Stickers, Pins and Patches
Available at Town Hall
Charlestown Lapel Pin (3/4"diameter) $4.00
Charlestown "CT" Sticker (5"wide) $3.00
Charlestown Patch (3" diameter) $5.00
NEED A SMOKE DETECTOR FOR YOUR HOME?
The Charlestown Fire Company is giving away smoke detectors to anyone in their Fire District who needs one for their home.
Please Call 410-287-6451 and leave a detailed message with your phone number, address & name.
If you already have a smoke detector in your home,
PLEASE CHECK THE BATTERIES TODAY!
Click each link below for more information
Cecil County Services
POST PLAN IMPLEMENTATION RESULTS
FROM A LETTER DATED AUGUST 14
FROM PHIL VENTURA
DISTRICT POSTPLAN COORDINATOR
The Postal Service has concluded the POST Plan review process for the Charlestown PO. Customer survey responses, input from the community meeting and the operational needs of the Postal Service were considered in reaching the implementation decision.
It has been determined that effective 1/10/2015 the CHARLESTOWN PO will provide 4 hours of winder service each weekday. The facility retail hours will be from 1:15 PM to 5:15 PM Monday through Friday, and from 8AM to Noon on Saturday. Current Saturday window service hours wil not be reduced and access to delivery receptacles will not change as a result of the POST Plan realignment of weekday window service hours.
Customers will have access to their mail receptacles form 8AM to 5:15 PM Monday through Friday and frm 8 AM to Noon on Saturday. Post Office Box mail will be available daily for pick-up by 3:30 PM Monday through Friday, and by 11AM on Saturday.
CECIL TRANSIT has SERVICE IN CHARLESTOWN
The bus picks up at the Fairgreen Park Gazebo (behind Town Hall)
FOR SCHEDULES VISIT www.ceciltransit.com
or call 410-658-5574
Schedules are also available at Town Hall
Charlestown Event Calendar
Please e-mail Town Clerk with any questions, comments or events you would like to have added to the event calendar.
Young at Heart 50+ Group
Meets every Tuesday at Charlestown
St. John's United Methodist Church
from 10am to 1pm
All are Welcome to attend for socializing,
playing cards and games, and lunch.
No RSVP needed !
For information please contact Town Hall @
TOWN HALL HOLIDAY HOURS
CLOSED DECEMBER 25 AND 26
CLOSED JANUARY 1
NEXT BULK PICK UP
IS TUESDAY, DECEMBER 30, 2014
MAKE SURE YOU HAVE CALLED IN YOUR ITEMS FOR PICK-UP
AND HAVE THEM OUT BY 7AM OR THE NIGHT BEFORE
Christmas Tree Pick-Up
(after Christmas disposal)
Monday, January 5, 12 & 26th 2015
Have your tree out at the curb by 6AM
The next Cecil County Confidential Document Shredding Event is
Saturday, March 21, 2015
8:00 - Noon
Click Here for Details!
Cecil County Confidential Document Shredding Event
The next Cecil County Hazardous Waste Day is
Sunday, April 26, 2015
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Click Here for Details!
Cecil County Household Hazardous Waste
A Buddy For Life Inc. Performs
Animal Care and Control Services for Cecil County
Our phone number is 410-392-0000.
Our office/adoption hours are
Monday to Thursday 12:00pm - 7:00pm
Friday 10:00am to 5:00pm
Saturday, 12:00pm to 4:00pm
Please visit ourwebsite for more information
DOG LICENSES EXPIRE!
Dog Licenses are required in Cecil County and can in most instances be purchased at Town Hall. 2015 licenses are now available. For more info and an application, please contact Town Hall or Cecil County.
Delmarva Power's FREE Quick Home Energy Check-up
Want to report a STREET LIGHT OUTAGE on your Street? A fast and easy way to report the problem is to log on to the Delmarva Power website and follow the instructions. To expedite the repair, obtain the pole numbers on the street light pole and then log on to the Delmarva Power website