News & Notices:

City Hall Parking Lot Construction Starts September 6

The City Hall parking lot will be undergoing some much needed repairs. Starting September 6, a portion of the lot will be dug up and a drainage system installed. For 2-3 days during the following week (September 11-15), the parking lot will be repaved and striped. The parking lot will be closed off and on as needed during the construction. Parking is available on Dorman […]

Public Notice: Board of Adjustment Public Hearing September 25, 2017

CITY OF HARRINGTON PUBLIC HEARING Board of Adjustment September 25, 2017 – 6:30 pm The City of Harrington Board of Adjustment will hold a Public Hearing on the following application on Monday, September 25, 2017 at 6:30 pm at Harrington City Hall, 106 Dorman Street, Harrington, Delaware. Application for Three (3) Variances for Bridle Bit Liquor Store at 17384 S. DuPont Highway An application by […]

Grand Opening of The Chair

Local officials celebrate the grand opening of The Chair Salon at 40 Commerce Street on September 5, 2017.

School is Back in Session – Keep Kids Safe

Our Lake Forest students have returned to school. Let’s get kids to school safely! Walking to School There are lots of children that walk to W.T. Chipman and South Elementary schools. Drivers in town should be aware of kids crossing streets and the possibility of kids darting into the street unexpectedly. Peak hours for pedestrian and vehicular traffic around our schools are 7:30-8:30 am and […]

Disposal of Batteries

Please do not place batteries in the single stream recycling can provided as part of your trash service. Household batteries can be discarded in the following ways: Single-Use Batteries:  Recycled by taking them to a Delaware Solid Waste Authority (DSWA) recycling location or since manufacturers have eliminated mercury from alkaline batteries, they can now be safely thrown in the normal household trash. Rechargeable Batteries:  Due […]

Bids for Sanitary Sewer Capacity Improvements

NOTICE TO BIDDERS Sealed Online Bids for the construction of the SANITARY SEWER CAPACITY IMPROVEMENTS will be received by the City of Harrington on September 20, 2017 at 11:00 AM local time at which time they will be publicly opened and read aloud at City Hall located at 106 Dorman Street, Harrington, DE 19952. All Bidding Documents and solicitation details are available at no cost […]

July New Business Ribbon Cuttings


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 […]