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Fri - Mar 27 -- Sun - Mar 29:
Milburn Stone presents "Sondheim on Sondheim"
Friday and Saturday at 8 pm, Sunday at 3 pm - Milburn Stone Theatre, Cecil College, North East- Musical Revue. Recommended for all audiences. Featuring songs from Sondheim's greatest musical hits. This one weekend, limited engagement kicks off our year long celebration of Sondheim in grand style and will whet your appetite for the rest of our season. www.milburnstone.com
Sat - Mar 28 -- Sun - Mar 29:
Breakfast with the Easter Bunny
Milburn Orchards, 1495 Appleton Road, Elkton, Bring your little ones for a fun Breakfast with the Easter Bunny. www.milburnorchards.com
Sat - Mar 28 -- Sun - Mar 29:
Easter Egg Hunt at Milburn Orchards
11 am to 3 pm- Milburn Orchards, 1495 Appleton Rd, Elkton. Egg Hunts start every 1/2 hour with prizes awarded to all hunters. All inclusive admission fee with orchard hayrides, the Milburn's Big BackYard, BarnYard Buddies petting zoo, many mini-family activities, and a visit fro the Easter Bunny. www.milburnorchards.com.
Tue - Mar 31:
Introduction to Microsoft Word
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm- North East Public Library- Introduces the student to the basics of word processing using Microsoft's Word Program, from the very first step on how to identify and utilize the tools to editing, saving and printing features. Students will leave the class with a basic understanding of how the program works and how to access it on their own from their home pc or by using the library's free computers. Registration required. Please call 410-996-6269 to register.
Thu - Apr 02 -- Sat - Apr 04:
Easter Egg Hunt at Milburn Orchards
11 am to 3pm. Milburn Orchards, 1495 Appleton Rd, Elkton. Egg Hunts start every 1/2 hour with prizes awarded to all hunters. All inclusive admission fee with orchard hayrides, the Milburn's Big Backyard, Barn Yard Buddies petting zoo, and many mini-family activites, and a visit from the Easter Bunny. www.milburnorchards.com
Fri - Apr 03 -- Sat - Apr 04:
Breakfast with the Easter Bunny
Milburn Orchards, 1495 Appleton Road, Elkton. Bring your little ones for a fun Breakfast with the Easter Bunny. www.milburnorchards.com
Wed - Apr 08:
Seasoned Citizens' Day
9:15 am - 1:30 pm- Sandy Cove Ministries, 60 Sandy Cove Drive, North East- The Seniors' Ministry of Sandy Cove is offering inspiring music and message, as well as a delicious buffet lunch. Gather a group of seniors from your church or community and join us for a morning of connecting with God and each other! Coffee is available beginning at 9:15 am. Free valet parking available. With speaker Alex Turoczi and musician Tom Williams. www.sandycove.org
Wed - Apr 08: 7:00 PM
Town Board Meeting
Town Hall Meeting Room 7:00 PM
Sat - Apr 11:
Wildflower Walk
10:00 am - 11:30 am - Fair Hill Nature Center- Enjoy a spring morning hike through the forest to identify our beautiful wildflowers. Bring a camera! Members free/Non-members $5. www.fairhillnature.org.
Sat - Apr 11:
Family Day on the Farm
12 pm to 4pm - Fairwinds Farm, 41 Tailwinds Ln, North East - Fun for the whole family, including "Horse Play, A History of Man & Horse", farm games, riding demonstrations and much more! www.fairwindsstables.com.
Sat - Apr 11:
Building Elk Neck
2 pm- Elk Neck State Park- Longhouses, barns and CCC Camps, oh my! Sit by the fire and listen to tales of Elk Neck's past and learn about how Elk Neck State Park was created nearly 80 years ago during the Great Depression. Call for more details and to make reservation! Day-use fees apply ($3 per MD resident, $5 per out-of state resident). dnr2.maryland.gov/publiclands/Pages/central/elkneck.aspx
Fri - Apr 17 -- Sun - Apr 19:
Milburn Stone present "Follies"
Friday and Saturday at 8 pm, Sunday at 3 pm- Milburn Stone Theatre, Cecil College, North East- musical Drama. Recommended for Audiences 13+. When former members of a musical revue reunite, two couples remember their brilliant and glorious past and face the harsher and darker realities of the present. The ghosts of their younger selves remind them of the intricate steps they've dances-both on the stage and throughout their lives. www.milburnstone.com
Sat - Apr 18:
Earth Day Celebration
1 pm - 4 pm- Elk Neck State Park- Come out and do your part for Earth Day! Help in various capacities in the park and afterwards enjoy a live animal program featuring some of Maryland's most common reptiles. Meet in the North East Beach Area. Call for more details 410-287-5333. dnr2.maryland.gov./publicland/Pages/central/elkneck.aspx
Sun - Apr 19:
Fair Hill Point -to-Point
11 am - Fair Hill Race Track- Fun for the whole family; Live band, carriage parade, lead line ponies and much more. For more information call 410-398-4909. www.fairhill2p.com
Wed - Apr 22: 7:00 AM
Town Board Meeting
Town Hall Meeting Room 7:00 PM
Sat - Apr 25:
Cycle for Ceil
8:30 am - 12 pm - Fair Hill NRMA - A cycling event of three distances; 15, 35 and 65 miles from the scenic Fair Hill Natural Resources Management Area and traveling throughout Cecil County, highlighting much of the land that the Cecil Land Trust has worked to preserve. All routes have multiple well-manned rest stops that provide drinks, snacks and restrooms. Upon completion of the ride, cyclists are rewarded with Kilby Cream Ice Cream and homemade goodies. Cycle for Cecil benefits the Cecil Land Trust, which works to preserve the open space and farmland that makes Cecil County so unique. Registration is $25 until April 18th and $30 until the day of the ride. Register at Active.com. www.active.com
Tue - Apr 28:
Junior Ranger Park Pals Program
10 am - 11:30 am. Elk Neck State Park, 4395 Turkey Point Road, North East. The Junior Rangers Park Pals Program is a fun way for youth ages 3-5 to connect to the natural work through hands-on environmental education, recreational opportunities, crafts, and a conservation project. Register your child by calling 410-287-5333.
Thu - Apr 30:
Junior Ranger Park Pals Program
10 am - 11:30 am - Elk Neck State Park, 4395 Turkey Point Rd, North East. The Junior Rangers Park Pal program is a fun way for youth ages 3-5 to connect to the natural world through hands-on environmental education, recreational opportunities, crafts and a conservation program. Register you child by calling 410-287-5333.
Fri - May 01 -- Sat - May 02:
St. Mary Anne's Flower Show
Contact St. Mary Anne's Episcopal Church for more information. 410-287-5522
Fri - May 01 -- Sun - May 03:
Upper Bay Boat Show
Held at Anchor Marina- 410-287-8280
Fri - May 01 -- Sun - May 03:
American Junior Golf Association Tournament
1 pm Saturday from 11;30am and 1:30pm, Sunday at 7am- Chesapeake Bay Golf Course, 128 Karen Drive, Rising Sun, MD. The AJGA tournament presented by Golf Performance Center will be held May 1st-3rd at the Rising Sun course. Friday will be a practice round. A shotgun start at 1pm, Saturday will be a split tee time at 11;30 am and 1:30 pm. Sunday will be a 7 am shotgun start. There will be galleries set up for people to come and watch all 3 days. There is no fee to come and watch the tournament.
Sat - May 02:
Turkey Point Fitness
3 pm - 5 pm - Elk Neck State Park- Experience the Turkey Point Lighthouse Trail like you never have before. Enjoy a moderately paced hike out to the lighthouse and then experience beginner-friendly yoga. Please wear exercise appropriate clothing and bring water and a yoga mat or beach towel. $3 per person or $10 for a family of 4. Call to make reservations 410-287-5333.
Tue - May 05:
Junior Ranger Park Pals Program
10 am - 11:30 am. Elk Neck State Park, 4395 Turkey Point Road, North East. The Junior Rangers Park Pals Program is a fun way for youth ages 3-5 to connect to the natural work through hands-on environmental education, recreational opportunities, crafts, and a conservation project. Register your child by calling 410-287-5333.
Wed - May 06:
Seasoned Citizens' Day
9:15 am - 1:30 pm. Sandy Cove Ministries, 60 Sandy Cove Road, North East. Seasoned Citizens Day at Sandy Cove includes inspiring music, and message, as well as a delicious buffet luncheon. Gather a group of seniors from your church or community and join us for a morning of connecting with God and each other. Coffee is available at 9:15 am. Free Valet Parking available. www.sandycove.org
Thu - May 07:
Junior Ranger Park Pals Program
10 am - 11:30 am - Elk Neck State Park, 4395 Turkey Point Rd, North East. The Junior Rangers Park Pal program is a fun way for youth ages 3-5 to connect to the natural world through hands-on environmental education, recreational opportunities, crafts and a conservation program. Register you child by calling 410-287-5333.
Tue - May 12:
Junior Ranger Park Pals Program
10 am - 11:30 am. Elk Neck State Park, 4395 Turkey Point Road, North East. The Junior Rangers Park Pals Program is a fun way for youth ages 3-5 to connect to the natural work through hands-on environmental education, recreational opportunities, crafts, and a conservation project. Register your child by calling 410-287-5333.
Wed - May 13: 7:00 PM
Town Board Meeting
Town Hall Meeting Room 7:00 PM
Thu - May 14:
Junior Ranger Park Pals Program
10 am - 11:30 am - Elk Neck State Park, 4395 Turkey Point Rd, North East. The Junior Rangers Park Pal program is a fun way for youth ages 3-5 to connect to the natural world through hands-on environmental education, recreational opportunities, crafts and a conservation program. Register you child by calling 410-287-5333.
Sat - May 16:
Secret Garden Tour
9am - 4pm. Town of North East. Enjoy a self driving tour of 8 gardens- including three lovely gardens located along the North East River and two secluded town sites. Also open for the tour are an Italian design garden featuring a waterfall, a farmette whose garden overlooks a meadow and large creek, and a large farm whose garden showcases huge local rocks and a moon gate. Gardens date from the 1760 to one finished in 2014. Purchase tickets early April at Silver Buckle and North East Town Hall for $15 prior to the date or $20 the day of the tour at St.Mary Anne's Parish House, 315 S. Main St.,North East, Md. For ticket information, call 410-398-0895 or email abpuch@cmcast.net
Sat - May 16:
55th Annual Colonial Highland Gatherine
8am to 6 pm. Fair Hill Racetrack. Spend the day watching Highland dancing, piping and drumming competition. Scottish-style fiddling competition, musical guests; Rathkeltair, North Sea Gas, Charlie Zahm and Carl Peterson, athletics competition , sheep dog demonstrations, and watching the massed bands pass in review. Enjoy authentic Scottish food, browse the various exhibits & vendors and visit the Clan tents. Please go to our website to see ticket prices. www.fairhillscottishgames.org.
Sat - May 16:
Marines Helping Marines Fishing Tournament
Check in- 4:30 am; Boat launch-6 am; Huge Party/BBQ/Raffle: 1pm. Anchor Marina, 36 Iroquois Dr, North East. The Marines Helping Marines Fishing Tournament is an annual event that benefits the Marines Helping Marines non-profit 501(c)3 organization that provides support for injured Marine Corps Personnel. The Marines Helping Marines, Wounded Marines program was established in the Spring of 2003 at the Bethesda Naval Hospital to provide extensive support for injured Marine Corp personnel and Navy FMF Corpsmen returning from the war on terror in the Afghanistan and Iraq conflicts.
Sat - May 16 -- Sun - May 17:
Cecil Dance Theatre presents Swan Princess
3pm - Milburn Stone Theatre, Cecil College. CDT presents a beloved, timeless fairy tale for all ages where love triumphs all. Audiences will enjoy the drama and suspense created through intricate choreography with stunning costumes and scenery while children will love the enchanting and delightful animal characters woven throughout the story. Young audience members may join the dancers on stage during a special pre-show performance so get there early. Get your tickets today. www.cecildancenter.com
Sat - May 23:
Fair Hill Races
Gates open 10am - Post time 1-pm- Fair Hill Racetrack- Annual steeplechase horse races. Food, kid's korner, vendor village and pari-mutuel betting. For more information call 410-398-6565. fairhillraces.org
Wed - May 27: 7:00 PM
Town Board Meeting
Town Hall Meeting Room 7:00 PM
Fri - May 29:
Art of Cooking
6:30 pm.-Port House Grill, Main St., North East. Watch and participate in a live cooking demonstration by Port House Grill's Kelly Benson. He will share cooking tips and tricks while preparing a 3-course meal, including wine pairing. Dietary restrictions will be honored and no prior cooking experience is required. Call 410-392-5740 to hold your seat. www.cecilcountyartscouncil.org



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
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
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

272 Bridge Closure - Revised Transit Schedule
March 24, 2015

Due to the Route 272 Bridge closure in North East, the revised Perryville Connection Rt 2 & Mid County Connection Rt 4 transit schedules will be in effect until the bridge reopens. Cecil County Transit has attempted to modify the times to the best of their ability; however, due to the uncertainty of traffic flow, all transit customers will undoubtedly see potential delays during peak traffic flow periods.   See the revised schedules below:


DRAFT ORDINANCE 2015-03-01 NORTH EAST FLOODPLAIN REGULATIONS
March 16, 2015

The North East Planning Commission will conduct a Public Hearing on April 1, 2015 to hear public comments regarding Ordinance 2015-03-01. Following the Public Hearing, the Planning Commission will form a recommendation to the Mayor and Commissioners regarding the updated North East Floodplain Regulations, Maps and Flood Insurance Study.  The Mayor and Commissioners will conduct a Public Hearing on April 8, 2015 to hear public comments regarding Ordinance 2015-03-01.  The Mayor and Commissioners will vote on the proposed Ordinance after the Public Hearing.  The draft Ordinance and Regulations and Maps can be found under the Planning and Zoning section under File Downloads

CECIL COUNTY ROUTE 40 - TRANSPORTATION VISION PLAN
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.  
CECIL COLLEGE
MARCH 16, 2015 AND MARCH 24, 2015
STOP IN BETWEEN 4PM-7PM
Technology Center-Building D
1 Seahawk Drive, North East, Maryland


IMPORTANT NOTICE TO NORTH EAST WATER CUSTOMERS
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.