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Denton, the seat of Caroline County, is steeped in history.  The Town began as a tiny settlement on the Choptank River about 1781.  It quickly became a trade center for a fairly wide agricultural area.  In the days when commerce between the Eastern Shore and Baltimore was chiefly by water, Denton Wharf on the Choptank River was a busy loading point.  Today, Denton still welcomes commerce.  Located on the river, the charming town is a perfect place to live and work.  Come see our “treasures”, relax and enjoy shopping and dining in our downtown.

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date posted: 4/8/2015 REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL
The Town of Denton is accepting sealed bid proposals to plant White Pine trees and American Holly to act as a buffer between Sharp Road Park and Sharp Road. The bid should include a price per tree, delivered, planted and mulched, and staking materials for each tree. This will be coordinated as a student-participation project for the staking of the trees. A pre-bid meeting will be held on Wednesday April 15, 2015, at 2:00 p.m. at the Town Office, 4 North Second Street. Bids must be received by the Town of Denton no later than 2:00 p.m., April 29, 2015. Bids will be opened and publicly read at this time. Qualified firms, including small businesses and businesses owned by women, minorities and disabled persons are encouraged to submit bids or proposals. For additional information please visit www.dentonmaryland.com and click on “Projects” or contact the Town of Denton Planning & Codes Department for more information 410-479-3625. The Town of Denton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

date posted: 3/24/2015 RFP: Third Street & Fountain Ave. Resurfacing.
Sealed proposals will be received for the Third Street & Fountain Avenue resurfacing by the Town of Denton at the Town Office, 4 N. Second Street, Denton, MD 21629 until April 30, 2015 at 2:00p.m., when they will be publicly opened and read aloud. CLICK ON "PROJECTS" BELOW FOR ADDITIONAL DETAILS.

date posted: 3/16/2015 DELMARVA POWER COMMUNITY MEETING 3/18/2015
Delmarva Power will hold a community meeting 3/18/15 7p.m. at the Greensboro Fire Hall, 116 N. Main St. to provide details regarding a proposed rebuild of a 60 year old, high-voltage transmission line between the Church substation near Millington, MD and the Steele substation in Denton, MD. This meeting is open to the public. Please click above for the detailed letter.

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