Sidewalk Project Update

September 27th, 2017

Sidewalk Update The wall in the 800 block of Bladen Street has been taken down utilizing a very large construction crane which necessitated a detour .  The wall will be replaced in the near future using flaggers to direct traffic instead of the detour. We thank you for your patience as this project is completed […]


Young at Heart 50+ Group

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.


Charge for Boat Ramp Usage Began October 1st.

September 18th, 2017

At the meeting of July 25, 2017 the Commissioners of Charlestown voted in favor of adopting an update of Ordinance #9 to the following:  The charge to launch a boat at the municipal boat ramp will be $10.00 a day or $25.00 for a yearly pass for in state boaters and $75.00 a year for […]


Latest Wednesday Word

June 21st, 2017

Each Wednesday a flyer is developed to keep everyone informed of the latest goings on and coming ups! Here’s this week’s! 11-15-2017 Wednesday Word


Little Free Library

May 24th, 2017

The Town of Charlestown is happy to an-nounce that we now have a Little Free Library, which will provide 24/7 access to books (and encourage a love of reading!). The Little Free Library box will be in-stalled in the town square beside the Town Hall. Feel free to take a book or leave a book […]


Web history of Charlestown available

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!


Green Team’s Next Meeting December 21, 2017 @ 7:00 PM

December 28th, 2016

Sustainable Maryland *Certified*

The Green Team’s next meeting will be held on Thursday, December, 2017 at 7:00 PM in Town Hall.  Come join us! We’re planning a Green Fair in the upcoming months with demonstrations and children’s crafts.  Tentatively titled “Go for the Gold, Plant Some Green” we are looking for volunteers!  Contact Town Hall and talk to Janine […]


NEXT Bulk Pick Up November 29, 2017

February 26th, 2016

IS WEDNESDAY November 29, 2017. MAKE SURE YOU HAVE CALLED IN YOUR ITEMS BY TUESDAY, November 28th. 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 […]