News & Notices:

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 […]


Special Election November 21st, 2016 2pm to 6pm

NOTICE OF SPECIAL ELECTION PUBLIC NOTICE BY THE TOWN OF BLADES, DELAWARE OF A SPECIAL ELECTION TO BE HELD ON NOVEMBER 21ST, 2016 TO VOTE ON THE PROPOSED ISSUANCE BY THE TOWN OF BLADES OF UP TO $820,000 MAXIMUM PRINCIPAL AMOUNT GENERAL OBLIGATION BOND TO FINANCE WATER CAPACITY IMPROVEMENTS FOR THE TOWN OF BLADES The […]


Public Hearing: October 10th, 2016 Crime Free Rental Ordinance

PUBLIC HEARING & SPECIAL MEETING Town of Blades October 10th, 2016 7:20 p.m. The Town of Blades will hold a Public Hearing on October 10th, 2016 at 7:20 p.m. in Hardin Hall located at 18 West Fourth Street, Blades, Delaware.  The Public Hearing will be to discuss the Town Council approving the Crime Free Rental […]


Public Hearing: October 10th, 2016 USDA Loan for water expansion project Concord Road

PUBLIC HEARING & SPECIAL MEETING Town of Blades October 10th, 2016 7:00 p.m. The Town of Blades (the “Town”) will hold a Public Hearing on October 10th, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. in Hardin Hall located at 18 West Fourth Street, Blades, Delaware.  The Public Hearing will be to discuss the Town authorizing the issuance of […]


3rd Annual Recycled Cardboard Boat Regatta

Saturday, August 6th, 2016, Reclaim Our River along with Delaware Nature Society, Town of Blades, DNREC, Nanticoke Watershed Alliance, Nanticoke River Sail & Power Squadron, and BEDCO hosted the 3rd Annual Recycled Cardboard Boat Regatta at the Nanticoke River Public Marine Park in Blades, DE.  This event was attended by over 200 people and had […]


VERY Successful 2016 Blades National Night Out

August 2nd, 2016 Blades National Night Out The BNO was extremely successful this year thanks to all the efforts of Police Chief Paul Anthony.  The Chief secured sponsorships from GMB, BVFC, Procino Plating, Farnell & Gast, Peninsula Oil, Harbor House, 1st State Lawn & Leaf, Seaford Rita’s Ice, Dukes Lumber, Rommel’s Ace Hardware, ASAP Stuff, […]


Brandon Slater, Water & Maintenance Supervisor, In recognition of 10 Years of Service

On Monday, August 8th, 2016, at the council meeting, Brandon Slater was recognized by Mayor and Council for his 10th anniversary with the town.  Brandon started working for the town on July 24th, 2006.  He has been very successful in advancing his skills and managing the progress for the town.  He has served under various […]


2016 Blades National Night Out

Join us for the 11th Annual Blades National Night Out, Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016 from 6pm to 8pm, Blades Public Park, 100 E Seventh Street, Blades. Free Food and Giveaways, Bounce House, Costume Photo Booth, Nanticoke Health Services, WSUX is live broadcasting during the event, and much more!               […]