News & Notices:

No Election in Blades for 2017

The Blades Election candidate filing deadline was Friday, March 3rd, 2017.  The Mayoral position and 2 Council seats were open.  We received candidate filing forms and the necessary election intention forms with campaign finance forms for 2 council seats and the mayoral seat.  As of Friday, March 3rd, 2017 at 4:30 pm this was all […]


Live for Chocolate May 5th, 2017

Downtown Seaford & Blades – Come out and join us!


Cemetery Mowing & Trimming Notice for Bid

NOTICE Town of Blades The Town of Blades will be accepting bids for the mowing and trimming of the grass at the Town Cemetery on Market Street. All bids must be submitted by April 10th, 2017 by 4:30pm to the Town Administrator. Acceptable bids will be for a three (3) year contract only. Copy of […]


Cemetery Clean Up Week of March 6th, 2017

NOTICE Town of Blades   Please remove all Christmas and other Holiday Flowers & Decorations from the grave sites and stones at the Town Cemetery on Market Street by March 6th, 2017 or the Town will remove and dispose of them. The Town will not be held liable for any holding frames removed, damaged, or […]


2017 Election Notice

TOWN OF BLADES ELECTION Candidates wishing to run for the Mayor and (2) council seats that are up for election in Blades must file a letter of intent with the office of the Town Administrator. Forms may be obtained at the Town Hall or on www.blades.delaware.gov. Candidates must file notice by the close of business […]


Town Hall Closed Thanksgiving and Thanksgiving Friday!

Town hall is closed on Thanksgiving and the day after so our employees can be with their families. We all wish you a Happy Thanksgiving!


Blades Kid’s Christmas Party

Town of Blades Kid’s Christmas Party is Sunday, December 4th, 2016 from 1pm to 3pm.  Ages 3 to 10!                   If you would like to sponsor the event please mail checks payable to the Town of Blades Kid’s Christmas Party to 20 W Fourth Street, Blades, DE […]


Special Election Results Nov. 21st, 2016

Special Election held on Monday, November 21st, 2016 from 2pm to 6pm determined whether the town should borrow an amount of money, not to exceed $820,000, to fund the water expansion project along Concord Road. It is anticipated that up to $615,000.00 of the amount drawn on the loan will be in grant funding by […]


Halloween Trick-or-Treating 6pm to 8pm

HALLOWEEN SAFETY TIPS Walk Safely Cross the street at corners, using traffic signals and crosswalks. Look left, right and left again when crossing and keep looking as you cross. Put electronic devices down and keep heads up and walk, don’t run, across the street. Teach children to make eye contact with drivers before crossing in […]


Experiencing Pink or Purplish water?

You may experience light pink or purplish water over the next few days. We are testing our greensand filters and had to shut the flow down to the filters for a short period of time. This caused us to give an extra amount of potassium permanganate into the system. Potassium permanganate is used to treat […]