Town Election March 9th

January 4th, 2018

The election on March 9th will be held in Town Hall from 7AM to 7PM and the outcome will be the election of three Commissioners.  If you would like to run for office you must have been a resident of Charlestown for one year prior to the election, fill out a candidacy form and a […]


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! 1-17-2018 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 January 18 @ 7:00 PM

December 28th, 2016

Sustainable Maryland *Certified*

The Green Team’s next meeting will be held on Thursday, January 18 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 […]


NEXT Bulk Pick Up January 31, 2018

February 26th, 2016

IS WEDNESDAY January 31, 2018 MAKE SURE YOU HAVE CALLED IN YOUR ITEMS BY TUESDAY, January 30th. 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 […]