News & Notices:

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!               […]


ccrblades2016 Annual Drinking Water Quality Report for 2015 Town of Blades 20 West Fourth Street, Blades, Delaware 19973 PWSID# DE0000865 June 1, 2016 We’re pleased to present to you this year’s Annual Water Quality Report. This report is designed to inform you about the quality water and services we deliver to you every day. Our […]

Town Clean-Up

Saturday, June 25th from 7am to 3pm at Blades Park 100 E Seventh Street, the town will have a roll-off dumpster for yard waste and one for household waste. Items NOT ALLOWED: Appliances, TV’s, Computers, Chemicals, Motor Oil, Paint, Tires. You must provide identification that you are a resident of the Town of Blades! Any […]

2016 Election Results

April 4th, 2016 Town of Blades Municipal Elections The result for the Three (3) council seats for the Town of Blades is as follows: BJ Hardin 54 Votes John Reiss 54 Votes David Ruff 55 Votes Michael Smith 44 Votes Town of Blades will swear in Councilmen-elect Hardin, Reiss, and Ruff on Monday, April 11th, […]

2016 Annual Election April 4th, 2016

TOWN OF BLADES ANNUAL ELECTION  2016 Annual Election Notice The Town of Blades will hold their Annual Municipal Election for three (3) Council seats on Monday, April 4th, 2016 at Hardin Hall from 2pm to 6pm. The three (3) candidates receiving the highest number of votes shall be elected for a two year term. The […]

2016 Election Notice

TOWN OF BLADES ELECTION Candidates wishing to run for the three (3) 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 Blades Elections. Candidates must file notice by the close of business […]

Grave Opening and Cremation Fee Increase Effective 2016

On December 14th, 2015, council approved an increase in the Grave Opening and Cremation Fees for the Blades Cemetery.  Please see the update By-Laws below. 2016Memorial Addition By-laws PDF

Reduced Planning & Zoning Fees effective 12/15/2015

At the council meeting on December 14th, 2015 the council approved R10 430A 2015.12.14 All related planning ans zoning fees and building permit fees impact fees for new construction and water installation. For 12 months, effective 12/15/2015, the fees for new construction is reduced.  Please see the fee schedule below. FEE SCHEDULE   R10 430A 2015.12.14 […]

FY2016 Budget Passes at Dec 14th Council Meeting

FY2016 Budget passed at the council meeting on December 14th, 2015. See link below for the resolution and departmental budgets. 2016 Budget