Mask Mandate Beginning January 11, 2022

  Beginning Tuesday January 11, 2022 and until further notice, anyone, including staff, must wear a mask when entering any city facilities. Thank you for your cooperation in this matter.


Downtown Development District

On August 10, 2016, Governor Jack Markell announced the City of Harrington’s designation as a Downtown Development District (DDD). Qualified investors in the designated District will be eligible for a variety of incentives from the State of Delaware, Kent County, and the City of Harrington. Grant rebates of up to 20% of construction costs from the State of Delaware for qualifying projects over $15,000 are available, […]


City of Harrington not in compliance with Lead and Copper Monitoring Requirements

Do to an error by the Public Works Department, the City of Harrington failed to submit the required water samples. Our water system violated drinking water standards over the past 6 months. Even though these were not emergencies, as our customers, you have a right to know what happened and what we are doing to correct these situations.   We are required to monitor your […]


Job Opening – City Planner

The City of Harrington currently has a vacancy for the City Planner Position. For more information on the position or to apply, click here


2022 Employee Service Awards

During the City of Harrington Employee Christmas Party, the following Employees received their Service Awards: John Long/Code Enforcer – 5 Years Marleena Scott/Library Director – 15 Years Richard Smith/EMS – 10 Years Byron Stubbs/Sergeant – 10 Years Norman Barlow/Chief of Police – 30 Years Thank you all for a job well done!


Trash Collection Schedule for 2022

Trash Collection Schedule for 2022  


2021 Christmas Parade Winners

Congratulations to all our winners! For a list, click here We wish to thank all of our entries, over 60! And to all of you that came to view the parade and spread the Christmas Spirit, MERRY CHRISTMAS!


Water Storage Tank and Well House Advertisement for Bids

CITY OF HARRINGTON HARRINGTON, DELAWARE 500,000 Gallon Elevated Water Storage Tank and Well House ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS Sealed Bids for the construction of the 500,000 Gallon Elevated Water Storage Tank and Well House will be received by the City of Harrington on January 13, 2022 at 2:00PM EST at which time they will be publicly opened and read aloud at City of Harrington, City Hall, […]


Water Main System Improvements Advertisement for Bids

CITY OF HARRINGTON HARRINGTON, DELAWARE Water Main System Improvements ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS Sealed Bids for the construction of the Water Main System Improvements will be received by the City of Harrington on January 13, 2022 by 2:00PM EST at which time they will be publicly opened and read aloud at City of Harrington, City Hall, 106 Dorman Street, Harrington, DE 19952. The main purpose of […]


Utility Disconnect

Any delinquent utility balance not paid by end of business day November 30, 2021, will be disconnected on December 1, 2021 and subject to additional service fees. Please contact City Hall at 302-398-3530 to discuss an individual delinquent account. REMINDER: Any delinquent utility account not paid by the end of business on the day prior to disconnect day will be assessed a $50 service fee. […]


Rental License Fee Increase

ATTENTION RENTAL PROPERTY OWNERS   The Rental License Fee has increased to $100.  Invoices will be mailed out the first week of December. Please submit payment, application, and crime lease addendum to the City once received.