• Volunteer fireman waving from drivers seat
  • Cecilton aerial view and a picture of town office
  • Kids at summer camp and a smiling child fingerpainting
  • Elementary School building and little girl cheerleaders
  • Lions Club members build a ramp and separate picture of two girls selling lemonade
  • PIcture of a church and boy scouts with flag
  • Cecilton Fire Department firetruck and firefighters

COVID-19 Preparedness and Safety Information

COVID-19 Preparedness and Safety Information

Maryland Government https://governor.maryland.gov/
Cecil County Health Department  http://cecilcountyhealth.org/
Cecil County Government  https://www.ccgov.org/

Download COVID-19 Stress Awareness, Management PDF

COVID-19 Federal Rural Resource Guide – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue unveiled a one-stop-shop of federal programs that can be used by rural communities, organizations, and individuals impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The COVID-19 Federal Rural Resource Guide (PDF, 349 KB) is a first-of-its-kind resource for rural leaders looking for federal funding and partnership opportunities to help address this pandemic.

Executive Briefing: COVID-19:Implications for Business – This article provides business leaders with an in-depth perspective on the evolving situation and future implications for their companies. https://www.mckinsey.com/business-functions/risk/our-insights/covid-19-implications-for-business

Updated Resource – Interim Guidance for Employers and Business on the management of critical infrastructure workers with possible exposure to Covid19: PDF

SBDC Webinar– EIDL, PPP Loans & Other Resources to Help Small Business – Friday, 4/17/2020 11:00AM -12:30PM EST Register Here: https://mdsbdc.ecenterdirect.com/events/16202 An SBDC Finance consultant will discuss the Economic Injury Disaster Loan, and current data on the Paycheck Protection Program Loan.

Webinar: Keeping Customers Engaged During Coronavirus – Wednesday, April 15th at 10:30 AM EST. Experts and small business owners will discuss how to keep customers engaged and committed to your business. Register Here: https://web.cvent.com/event/3ef4b962-ad96-4cca-b1de-574a53f3bd64/summary

Employee Retention Credit – available for many businesses financially impacted by COVID-19. The Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service launched the Employee Retention Credit, designed to encourage businesses to keep employees on their payroll. The refundable tax credit is 50% of up to $10,000 in wages paid by an eligible employer whose business has been financially impacted by COVID-19. Detail here:  https://www.irs.gov/newsroom/irs-employee-retention-credit-available-for-many-businesses-financially-impacted-by-covid-19

SBA Help – For questions, please contact the SBA disaster assistance customer service center at 1-800-659-2955 (TTY: 1-800-877-8339) or e-mail: 

Celestial Event – April 14, 15, 16 ~ This is an ideal time to stargaze The Moon, Mars, Saturn, and Jupiter line up 3 nights in April. Here’s How to Watch

Welcome to Cecilton, MD

“The Way Life Should Be”
….  our motto says it all.

For new residents and those that are well-established, Cecilton strives to provide a lifestyle you want to come home to! Family, friends and community – these are our highest values and what we endeavor to maintain and promote. Welcome to one of the friendliest small towns in the country!

The Town of Cecilton is a quiet community settled at the crossroads to the Chesapeake and was formally incorporated in 1864. It’s located in Cecil County and is approximately 20 miles south of Elkton, Maryland and about 10 miles west of Middletown, Delaware.

Town Meetings

Town Council
Meets once a month on the third Monday @ 7:00pm. The public is invited to attend.

Planning Commission
Meets every 2nd Tuesday @ 7:00pm in Town Hall.


Council Agenda and Minutes
Planning & Zoning 2016 

Celebrating Community Development: Cecilton, Maryland

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Latest News

12th Annual New Year’s Day 5K

After many canceled events, the Town of Chesapeake City is finally back in action hosting the Annual New Year’s Day 5k. This will be a FREE, Welcome Back Event!

47th Annual Christmas Bazaar

Join us Saturday, Nov 13, 2021 from 9am to 5pm and Sunday, Nov 14, 2021 from 8am to 2pm at the Immaculate Conception School Building for the 47th Annual Christmas Bazaar.