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, MD and about 10 miles west of Middletown, DE.

Town Meetings

Town Council
Meets twice monthly on the 2nd Monday & 4th 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 

The Mayor and Council Meeting for this evening has been canceled due to inclement weather.
Our next meeting will be Monday, January 22, 2018 at 7pm

1/8/18 – Trash pickup will follow the regular schedule this week.

New Smoke Alarm Law Reminder (Click here to see post)

Latest News

Cecilton Lions Club Blood Drive

Date: Monday, January 15, 2018.
Time: 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm.
Location: Cecilton Community Center at Parklands

New Smoke Alarm Law Reminder

A new state law equires replacement of any battery-only operated smoke alarm that is more than 10 years old with a unit powered by a 10-year sealed-in battery having a “Hush” button feature – ultimately affecting more than 800,000 Maryland homes with battery- only operated smoke alarms.

Cecil Transit Adds New Cecilton-Middletown Route

Cecil Transit, a division of Cecil County’s Department of Community Services, has added a new “Demand Response” route that will run twice a month from Cecilton to Middletown and back.


Are you looking for an evening of safe, Halloween family fun? Please come join us for our Annual “Trunk-or-Treat,” on Friday, October 27, 2017 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the Cecilton Carnival Grounds.

You Are Invited to “Creative Kids”

Adult leaders will walk (drive if weather is bad) children from Cecilton Elementary School to Zion UMC. As with all church activities involving children, we will be following child protective “Safe Sanctuary“ policy.

Rocket Into Scouting Today

Want to have fun? Come out and join Cub Scouts!

Upcoming Events

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