News & Notices:

Employment Opportunity: Part-Time Administrative Assistant

The City of Harrington has an immediate opening for a part-time Administrative Assistant position. Must have a high level of ethics and integrity, excellent verbal and written communication skills. Ability to work well with the public. Proficient computer skills especially in Word and Excel. The candidate must pass a background check, drug screening and physical. The City of Harrington offers a great working environment. Salary […]

July New Business Ribbon Cuttings


PUBLIC NOTICE: Board of Adjustment Public Hearing

CITY OF HARRINGTON PUBLIC HEARING Board of Adjustment July 26, 2017 – 6:30 pm The City of Harrington Board of Adjustment will hold a Public Hearing on the following application on Wednesday, July 26, 2017, at 6:30 pm at Harrington City Hall, 106 Dorman Street, Harrington, Delaware. Application for Six (6) Variances for Proposed Taco Bell at 16680 S. Dupont Highway An application by John […]

American Legion Paver Sale

The American Legion Post No. 7 in Harrington is selling pavers to honor veterans. Please see the American Legion Paver Sale order form for details. Call call 398-3566 with any questions.

DelDOT Seeks Input on Bicycling in Delaware

The Delaware Department of Transportation is seeking public input on a bicycling policy plan for Delaware. Link to the Blueprint for a Bicycle-Friendly Delaware webpage Link for the survey Link to the wikimap Bicycling Flyer in pdf with clickable links

New Trash Company for Harrington Residents

Trash and recycling services were bid out earlier this year, and the contract was awarded to the lowest bidder, Charlie’s Waste Services. There will be a small decrease in the trash rate for this fiscal year. Trash will still be collected every Thursday and recycling every other Thursday (see the Trash Collection Calendar 2017-2018). Current Hauler Service End and Can Collection – Republic Services The […]

2017 Annual Report to the Electors

Mayor Anthony R. Moyer presented the following on June 5, 2017 at the City Council Organizational Meeting: While the word family is tossed around to describe communities, I can think of no better way to describe this City. When there is a need, the citizens and employees are there for each other, and even though we many not always agree, we always respect each other. […]

2017 Swearing In Ceremony

The annual Swearing In Ceremony was held at City Hall on June 5, 2017. Mayor Moyer and Council Members Baugher and Bivans took the oath of office to serve additional terms on the City Council. This year’s municipal election was uncontested.    

Curfew Reminder

The City of Harrington Council adopted a curfew last year (see Chapter 240), which states that anyone 16 and under has to be in the house from 10 pm to 6 am every day. We encourage you to go to the code website and read this chapter because there are several exceptions. If you have any questions please contact the Harrington Police Department at 302-398-4493.

Build a Better World – Library Events and Summer Reading

The Harrington Public Library has lots of activities to keep kids and adults entertained this summer. Earn prizes through the summer reading challenge or cool off as you attend fun events. All for FREE! Build a Better World Summer Reading Challenge What a fun way to help kids retain their reading skills during while out of school, spend quality time with your children reading together, and enjoy […]