Web history of Charlestown available

Posted: November 30th, 2016

A new web based book on the history of Charlestown and particularly our role in Cecil County decoys can be found below.  The book written by Gerard Wittstatd, Jr. took almost 15 years to complete.   An interesting read! https://www.cecilcountydecoys.com/


NEXT Bulk Pick Up April 26, 2017

Posted: February 26th, 2016

IS WEDNESDAY April 26, 2017. MAKE SURE YOU HAVE CALLED IN YOUR ITEMS BY TUESDAY, April 25th. FOR PICK-UP: CALL Town Hall @ 410-287-6173.  LEAVE MESSAGE IF NO ANSWER with address, name, phone number and brief description of items to be picked up. HAVE THEM OUT BY 7AM OR THE NIGHT BEFORE. Please do not put items […]


Town Yard Sale May 13th 8AM – ?PM

Posted: March 20th, 2017

The Yard Sale of All Yard Sales!

We’re having a community wide yard sale on May 13th from 8 AM to 2PM.  Call Town Hall to get your address on the list! Addresses so far: 827 Bladen – Miscellaneous items 424 Calvert Street – Tools, marine accessories, mag wheels, 2010 Stateline Honda Motorcycle, household items 115 Caroline Street – Auto parts, collectibles […]


National Safe Boating Week May 20-26

Posted: April 12th, 2017

National Safe Boating Week is May 20-26, 2017. Our Town Commissioners passed a proclamation is support of this national effort.  Click here for a copy of the proclamation: 2017 Safe Boating And click here for a helpful video reminder tip Silly-Humans-30-Web


Colonial Charlestown Fair October 21 and 22

Posted: March 21st, 2017

Mark Your Calendars Now!  October 21 and 22 will see a Colonial Fair here is Charlestown to celebrate the 275th anniversary of the founding of Charlestown.  The  plan is for  reenactors, musicians, tours, crafters and games. Oh my! What fun!  A whole family affair!  Watch future issues of the Chatter and here for more details!



Posted: December 28th, 2016


Dog licenses are required in Cecil County.  Licenses are sold at: Cecil County Animal Services Cecil County Finance Office For your convenience, dog license applications are also accepted through the mail.  Simply complete the dog license application and follow the instructions provided on the form. The Cecil County website has more information at  www.ccgov.org/government/animal-services/dog-licensing .


Young at Heart 50+ Group

Posted: February 7th, 2016

This town sponsored group of 50+ agewise members 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.  No RSVP needed!  For information please contact Town Hall @ 410-287-6173.


Charlestown Postal Services

Posted: February 7th, 2016

Window Hours: Monday Through Friday 1:00 PM – 5:00PM Saturday 8AM to Noon Lobby Open 8AM to 5:15 PM Box mail ready for pick-up by 3:30 Monday – Friday and 11AM on Saturday