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 

Latest News

Waste Industries 2017-18 Recycling Schedule

Please be sure to have your containers out the night before your day of service. Thank you in advance for your help and consideration.

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Changes to Yard Waste Routes

Due to these changes your yard waste pick up week has changed.

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Cecilton Summer Camp

Summer excitement awaits children ages 5 – 12 years old.

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Community Effort Rediscovers Cecilton Cemetery

Over a four-hour period on Earth Day, more than 60 volunteers arrived at the Water Street site to aid in the effort.

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Annual Strawberry Festival Silent & Live Auction

Come enjoy strawberries and ice cream, lunch and beverages, plus bake sale items and yard sale items!

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Distribution Operations Specialist Of The Year: Congrats Jay Paxson!

Congratulations to Cecilton's Town Maintenance Engineer Jay Paxson for being recognized as Distribution Operations Specialist Of The Year by Maryland Rural Water Association! If you see Jay please congratulate him on such a wonderful accomplishment! Thank you Jay...
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Upcoming Events

Fun & Unity Day @ Cecilton Annex
Sep 30 @ 10:00 am

Date & Time: Saturday, Spetember 30, 2017 at 10:00 am

Location: Cecilton Annex, Cecilton, MD

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Cecilton Parish’s Famous, Delicious Roast Beef Dinner @ Zion UMC
Sep 30 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Cecilton Parish’s Famous, Delicious Roast Beef Dinner @ Zion UMC! Save the date… details to come!