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Thu - Jun 04 -- Fri - Jun 05:
Girls' Night Out & Day Off
Begins 4:00 pm Thursday- Sandy Cove Ministries, 60 Sandy Cove Rd, North East, MD- At the end of a long day, take time to relax and be encouraged! Make it a night out and a day off. "Learning to Breathe Again!" with Tammy Trent. Through music and testimony, learn how to choose life and find hope in the promises of God after a shattering loss! Buffet dinner in the Water's Edge Dining Room. When you stay overnight, enjoy the pool and hot tub, morning devotions and breakfast.
Fri - Jun 05 -- Sun - Jun 07:
A Funny Thing Happened On the Way to the Forum"
Friday & Saturday at 8:00 pm.- Sunday at 3:00 pm. Millburn Stone Theatre, Cecil College, North East, Md. Musical Comedy- recommended for ages 13+.A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum is a bawdy musical romp that has something for everyone.
Sat - Jun 06:
Summer Reading Blast-off
11:00 am - 12:00 pm- North East Public Library. Celebrate and register for the Summer Reading and Learning Program with fund activities for the whole family.
Sat - Jun 06:
National Trails Day Hike
10:00 am - Elk Neck State Park- North East. Get a jumpstart into celebrating "Great Outdoors Month" by joining a Ranger on National Trails Day to hike the Beaver Marsh Trail Have your hiking shoes ready to enjoy and explore mountain laurel filled forests and lively marshy habitats. Meet at the Beaver Marsh Trail Head at Rogues Harbor for this 2-mile hike. Day-use fees apply ($3 per MD Resident, $5 per out of state resident.
Sat - Jun 06:
9:00 a.m.- Various locations in downtown Rising Sun. Crafters, food, car show & entertainment. For more information call 410-658-5353.
Wed - Jun 10:
Town Board Meeting
Town Hall Meeting Room 7:00 PM
Wed - Jun 10:
Art That Goes POP!
4:00-4:45 pm- North East Public Library. And ZAP and BAM and POW! Decorate sound words fit for a superhero. Ages 6-8. Registration required.
Fri - Jun 12 -- Sun - Jun 14:
A Funny Thing Happened On the Way to the Forum"
Friday & Saturday at 8:00 pm.- Sunday at 3:00 pm. Millburn Stone Theatre, Cecil College, North East, Md. Musical Comedy- recommended for ages 13+.A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum is a bawdy musical romp that has something for everyone.
Sun - Jun 14:
North East Flag Day Ceremony
Come join us at the North East Community Park for Music, Flag Raising and Refreshments to celebrate Flag Day. 6:45 p.m.
Tue - Jun 16:
Movers and Grovers
10:30-11:30 am- North East Public Library. A dynamic class filled with music, rhymes, stories and movement activities for walking toddlers to age 3 with a caregiver. "Stay and Play" afterwards. Registration required.
Wed - Jun 17:
Greenfingers Gardening for Kids
4:00 - 4:45 pm - North East Public Library. Hands-on gardening and crafts. Ages 6-9. Registration required.
Thu - Jun 18:
On My Own
1:00-1:45 pm.- North East Public Library. A theme-based class where children ages 3 to 5 explore their world through stories, songs and learning activities. Children attend independently and then caregivers join children at the end for a craft. Registration required.
Sun - Jun 21:
5th Annual Cecil County Wade-in
10:00 am - 2:00 pm- Elk Neck State Park, Turkey Point Road, North East. Join us at Elk Neck State Park as we pull up our pant legs and wade into the Upper Chesapeake Bay at beautiful North East Beach Location to measure water quality the way retired Maryland State Senator Bernie Fowler did 25 years ago with his "sneaker index". *Learn about our Local Watersheds* Water Quality Education* Scales & Tales by DNR*Plumpton Park Zoo* Live Music* Seine Netting * Fish ID* Over 25 exhibitors. Free!!
Wed - Jun 24: 7:00 PM
Town Board Meeting
Town Hall Meeting Room 7:00 PM
Fri - Jun 26:
Paycheck Tournament Series- Friday Teams
Weigh-in 3:00 pm.- Anchor Marina, 36 Iroquois Dr., North East, MD. Come down and enjoy the weigh-in. Web:
Fri - Jun 26 -- Sat - Jun 27:
28th Annual Mid-Atlantic Chevelle Show
North East Community Park- 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Largest gathering of 1964-72 Chevelles and El Caminos on the East Coast.
Sat - Jun 27:
Beatles Tribute
5:00-9:00 pm- Dove Valley, 645 Harrington Rd., North East, MD. Music provided by Charlie Hitman and Friends. $15.00 per ticket. Tickets are non-refundable. Ticket includes Music and glass of wine. Food available to purchase. (RSVP Limited Seating) To book your reservations, please call 410-658-8388. Tickets can be purchased on line at Web:
Sat - Jun 27:
United States Air Force Airmen of Note Concert
6:00 pm- Hart's Amphitheater, North East, Md. The Airmen of Note honors those who have served, inspires American citizens to heightened patriotism and service and positively impacts the global community on behalf of the U.S. Air Force and the United States.
Sat - Jun 27:
Evening Paddle
6:00-8:00 pm.- Elk Neck State Park, North East, MD. Enjoy an evening paddle on the serene waters of the North East River. Discover the wonders that abound on the water as the sun sets. Meet on the North East River Beach. $20 per canoe, $15 per single kayak. Have your own canoe or kayak, bring it along for just $5 per person. Space is limited, so call today to make your reservations. 410-287-5333 Web:
Sun - Jun 28 -- Fri - Jul 03:
Family Camp
Sandy Cove Ministries, 60 Sandy Cove Rd., North East. Five nights together to make it easy for you to be intentional about connecting with God and each other. Each day is filled with fun, family, friends and food. In general, mornings are a combination of family worship, adults and kids programs; afternoons are for play; and every night will have the option of kid stuff, family stuff and an adult session of some type as well.
Fri - Jul 03: 3:30 PM
Salute to Cecil County Veterans Celebrations and Laser Light Show
North East Community Park. Gates open at 3:30 PM. Join us to celebrate our Veterans and enjoy the Laser Light Show at dark.
Wed - Jul 08: 7:00 PM
Town Board Meeting
Town Hall Meeting Room 7:00 PM
Sat - Jul 18:
Cecil County Food and Wine Festival
North East Community Park - 11 am to 6 pm. One day festival featuring Maryland wineries, local bands and food. Contact Deidre Garoutte 410-441-4655 for more information.
Wed - Jul 22: 7:00 PM
Town Board Meeting
Town Hall Meeting Room 7:00 PM

Annual Drinking Water Quality Report
Banner Policy
Cecil County Christmas Parade Application
Cecil County Christmas Parade Equestrian Application
Cecil County Christmas Parade Results
Discontinue Pool Fill Credits
Maintenance II - Application for Employment
Map of North East, MD
Mid County Route 3 Temp Bridge Closure
Perryville Route 2 Temp Bridge Closure
PUBLIC HEARING 12/22/2014 - DRAFT ORDINANCE 2014-12-02
Revitalization Package
Shine a Light on Autism
Town Hall Meeting Room Policies
Town of North East Public Notice
Yard Sale Permit

I am very pleased to have the privilege of welcoming you to the North East, Maryland community, located in rural Cecil County, Maryland. We have a charming Main Street surrounded by a variety of homes. Our residents enjoy sharing the rich history and charm of our town, and our business owners have provided a variety of dining and shopping experiences. We have a scenic town park with picnic tables, pavilions, and a large playground. We are located at the head of the North East River, so we are afforded all of the leisure activities that the water provides, including swimming, boating, fishing, and crabbing. We hope you enjoy your time in our town as much as we enjoy welcoming you.

With best regards,
Robert F. McKnight, Mayor

The Town of North East will participate in the Mosquito Control Program
April 29, 2015

This will be conducted by Maryland Department of Agriculture Spraying. This will take place the 1st and 3rd Tuesday from 2:00am-4:00am June 2015 thru September 2015. For more information on mosquito control program and the Adult Mosquito Objection Policy please visit our website


Position Open - Maintenance II
April 6, 2015

The Town of North East is seeking applications for a full time Maintenance II position with the Maintenance Department.
Closed April 27, 2015 - interviewing qualified applicants

March 2, 2015

The Route 40 Transportation Vision Plan seeks to develop and implement alternatives that will address the transportation needs of the Route 40 corridor.  WILMAPCO Will hold two interactive charrettes to answer the question: How do we want the corridor to look and function in the future? 

Please join us to meet the project team, share your experiences on Route 40 and discuss how you would like the corridor to look and function in the future.  
MARCH 16, 2015 AND MARCH 24, 2015
Technology Center-Building D
1 Seahawk Drive, North East, Maryland

August 14, 2014

Pool Fill Sewer Adjustment discontinued by Cecil County Government

  On June 9, 2014, we received a letter from the Cecil County Finance Director stating the County will no longer adjust county sewer bills for pool fills. Please click here to view the County’s letter. For further information, please contact the County at 410-996-5200.

Important Notice about Your Water
October 14, 2009

The Town of North East Water Treatment Plants is optimally fluoridating water since August 6, 2009. Adults and children who receive their water from these water treatment plants and who are taking prescription fluoride supplementation should contact their dentist or physician concerning continuation of the fluoride supplementation.

If you have any questions, contact your dentist, physician, the Cecil County Health Department at 410-996-5168 or contact the North East Town Hall.