TOWN NEWS & PUBLIC NOTICES
POST OFFICE COMMUNITY HEARING
AUGUST 12 at 12:00noon
CHARLESTOWN POST OFFICE
You should be receiving a survey in the mail if your zip code is 21914.
If you do not receive one by July 22, go to Post Office to pick one up.
The Postal Service will hold a meeting to answer questions and provide additional information about POST Plan. Although survey results will be known and shared, the Postal Service will not make a final decision regarding this office until after the Public meeting.
For more information see complete Notice.
The Tennis and Basketball courts at the Athletic Field are still closed. They are almost ready but not ready for play. Also, please realize that roller blades, bike riding and skate boards are not allowed at anytime.
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 UP 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 THRU FRIDAY 9:00AM TO 5:00PM
NEXT BULK PICK UP
IS WEDNESDAY, JULY 30
MAKE SURE YOU HAVE CALLED IN YOUR ITEMS FOR PICK-UP AND HAVE THEM OUT BY 7AM OR THE NIGHT BEFORE
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.
CONQUER THE BRIDGE II
CHESAPEAKE CITY BRIDGE
October 4, 2014
CLICK HERE FOR FLYER
Town Commissioner's Meeting
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Closed Session to follow
Planning and Zoning Meeting
August 7, 2014
Historic District Commission meets the first Tuesday of every month at 7:00pm
Next Cecil House Restoration Board Meeting
To be announced
UTILITY BILLING CYCLE FOR
Second Quarter Utility Bills
Bills were mailed if you did not receive yours, please contact Town Hall
They are due on August 8th to avoid a late fee
Any concerns, please contact us
CALL TOWN HALL
@ 410-287-6173 WITH ANY CONCERNS
YOU MAY MAKE WEEKLY PAYMENTS TO AVOID HAVING TO PAY YOUR BILL ALL AT ONCE
THERE WILL NO LONGER BE A CREDIT FROM THE COUNTY ON POOL FILLS. THIS IS EFFECTIVE FOR THE ENTIRE 2014 SEASON AND FORWARD
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
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!
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
Free Prescription Discount Card
This card (available at Town Hall) brought to you by the Town of Charlestown in collaboration with the National League of Cities. This is NOT an insurance card but a DISCOUNT card. Many of the stores in our area welcome these cards which will entitle you to save an average of 15-20% off the regular retail price of prescription drugs. One card is good for the entire family.
Click each link below for more information
Cecil County Services
THERE WILL BE A COMMUNITY WIDE
JULY 19TH 8:00AM
YARD SALE ON SATURDAY, JULY 19TH
Click here for ADDRESSES
IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO BE LISTED AS AN ADDRESS THAT IS PARTICIPATING IN THE YARD SALE
PLEASE CONTACT THE TOWN CLERK
Thanks to all who came out for our first
OUTDOOR MOVIE and DRUG AWARENESS night
There will be another on SATURDAY August 9th
THE MOVIE BEING SHOWN IS THE LEGO Movie
So Mark your calenders!
This is a picture of Bob Evick of Bob's Tree Service returning "Freddie" a young osprey to his nest. The osprey had fallen out and was picked up by Jeff one of our Town Maintenance Workers. The osprey was found on Frederick street, hence his name "Freddie".
See story: http://www.cecildaily.com/news/local_news/article_1f82205f-1c7a-5c7d-9a7c-306bf5c5065e.html
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.
BUILDING A HOUSE
NOW ON CHARLESTOWN PLACE
FOR MORE INFO CONTACT:
Tara Hyde at 410-398-3399
for more info
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 @
CEMETERY LOTS IN PRIME LOCTION AVAILABLE
$700.00 per lot
Please contact Town Hall for more information.
Delmarva Power's FREE Quick Home Energy Check-up
We are happy to announce that effective January 1, 2013, A Buddy For Life Inc. will be performing 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 our
web-site for more information.
DOG LICENSES EXPIRE!
Dog Licenses are required in Cecil County and can in most instances be purchased at Town Hall. For more info and an application, please contact Town Hall or Cecil County.