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

Delaware Diamonds Baseball Team Clean Up Day

The Delaware Diamonds Baseball Team will be having a Clean Up Day, Saturday July 26, 2018 at 10:00 am at the Cecilton Park Senior Ballfields (fields near the John Deere Dealer). Volunteers are welcome.

Cecilton Dedicates Bench to Longtime Educator Rebecca Smith

In kicking off a new campaign to encourage locals to congregate more around town, officials couldn’t have been more happy to see the scene at Cecilton Elementary School on Thursday morning.

Permanent Drug Drop Box Locations in Cecil County

Please bring unused, expired or otherwise unwanted prescription medications to a drop box near you:

Cecilton Sit & Stay Bench Campaign Kickoff: Honoring ‘Miss Becky’

Thank you Miss Becky for the obvious impact you’ve had on this community and the lives of so many.
You are a wonderful example of what makes Cecilton special!

Town of Cecilton’s Sit and Stay Bench Campaign Kickoff

Date & Time: Thursday June 7, 2018 at 10:30 am
Location: Cecilton Elementary School Parking Area, 251 West Main Street, Cecilton, MD

Upcoming Events

Fire Proof Music Festival @ Cecilton Volunteer Fire Company Carnival Grounds
Aug 25 all-day

Date: August 25, 2018

Location: Cecilton Volunteer Fire Company Carnival Grounds 

Contact: Deanna Cheyney – 443-466-9873 or ddcheyney94@gmail.com

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