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Grass Cutting Tips to Save Water, Have Healthier Grass, and Be Code Compliant

Grass cutting season has begun. Here are some grass related tips: Leave grass clippings on your lawn to hold moisture better, which means less watering. It also returns valuable nutrients to the soil. Don’t blow grass clippings into the street because they can clog storm water drains and cause flooding. Harrington’s code requires grass to be 6″ or less in height and clippings to be […]


What Happened to the Big Recycling Cans at W.T. Chipman?

The Delaware Solid Waste Authority (DSWA) provided the drop-off recycling centers at various sites throughout the state. Between decreased demand (because of curbside recycling), illegal dumping at the sites, and recyclables being contaminated with household trash, the DSWA reduced the drop-off recycling centers to only DSWA facilities. More details on the drop-off recycling locations can be found on the DSWA website or call the DSWA […]


Public Notice: Uncontested Election

PUBLIC NOTICE Uncontested Election for City of Harrington There is only one official candidate for each office that has a term expiring this year, so the candidates may assume office without holding a formal election according § 6.4 of the Charter of the City of Harrington. The candidates are as follows: Mayor – Anthony R. Moyer Council Member District 5 – Charles W. Baugher, Jr. […]


PUBLIC NOTICE: Registration for City of Harrington Election

PUBLIC NOTICE Registration for City of Harrington Election To vote in the City of Harrington Election for Mayor and Districts 5 and 6 Council seats, you must be at least eighteen (18) years old, a U.S. Citizen, a resident of the City of Harrington, a registered voter with the Kent County Department of Elections, and live in the District for which you are voting (Mayor […]


Spring Clean Up – May 6-13

Harrington residents can take bulk items or extra trash to the Public Works Yard (102 Franklin Street) during Spring Clean Up. Take advantage of this free opportunity to get rid of old furniture, mattresses, or junk in your garage or shed! Call City Hall if you have any questions, 398-3530.


Public Notice: Election Petitions for City of Harrington Election

Election Petitions for City of Harrington Election Mayor and Council Districts 5 & 6 The City of Harrington will be conducting an election on Tuesday, May 2, 2017, from 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm for the following: Mayor – Term to Expire June 7, 2021 District 5 – Term to Expire June 1, 2020 District 6 – Term to Expire June 1, 2020 The City […]


2017 Regular Municipal Election (UPDATED 04/06/2017) UNCONTESTED

***This post will be updated as more information becomes available*** Public Notice of Uncontested Election Only one candidate has filed for each office, so the election has been cancelled. Mayor – Anthony R. Moyer Council Member District 5 – Charles W. Baugher, Jr. Council Member District 6 – Duane E. Bivans The City Council adopted Resolution 17-R-01 setting the date and rules for the 2017 […]


PUBLIC NOTICE: Absentee Voting for City of Harrington Election

PUBLIC NOTICE Absentee Voting for City of Harrington Election To vote in the City of Harrington Election you must be a U.S. citizen, a registered voter, at least 18 years old, and a resident of the City of Harrington. If you are eligible to vote but are unable to go to the polls on Election Day, Tuesday, May 2, 2017, for a reason as defined […]


2016 Employee of the Year

Beverley Ireland was selected as the Employee of the Year for the City of Harrington. Beverley works in City Hall and has been with the City for 6 years. Congratulations and thanks for your hard work!


Harrington Little Spartans Pop Warner Cheerleaders are National Champions

At the February 6, 2017 City Council Workshop, members and coaches of the Harrington Little Spartans Pop Warner Cheerleading team received tributes from Mayor Anthony R. Moyer for winning the Junior Peewee Small Level 3 National Championship on December 5, 2016. Congratulations, Little Spartans! Head Coach: Patience Pierce Asst Coach: Jane Webb Asst Coach: Abigail Hansen President: Crystal Hughes Team members: Kaitlyn Pierce Ella Robbins […]