Treat or Treat times for 2021

Treat or Treat for the City of Harrington Will be Sunday October 31st, 2021, from 6 pm to 8 pm. Please drive safe and watch our little kids as they enjoy their fun!  

Annual Christmas Parade

  Planning has begun for the Annual Harrington Christmas Parade! The event will take place Friday, Dec 3, 2021 at 7pm. The theme for this years parade is “The Joy of Christmas”. You can visit to download a parade registration form. Make your plans today to join us and welcome in the Christmas Season! 

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 Council meeting cancelled 10/18/21

The City of Harrington City Council meeting schedule for Monday October 18, 2021 has been cancelled..

City Offices Closed for Columbus Day

All City of Harrington Offices and facilities will closed Monday Oct 11, 2021 in observance of Columbus Day. For Public Works emergencies, please call 302-632-8837

Christmas Tree Lighting

The City of Harrington Annual Christmas Tree Lighting will be held on Tuesday November 30th, 2021 beginning at 7pm Freedom Park. We will have hot chocolate, cookies, and the local chorus will be rockin around the Christmas Tree! See you then!

Get Ready for 10-Digit-Dialing

Beginning October 24, 2021 if you are in the 302 area code you must dial ten digits (area code + telephone number)for all local calls. On and after this date, local calls dialed with only seven digits may not connect, and a recording will inform you that your call cannot be completed as dialed. You must hang up and dial again using the area code […]

Fall Cleanup

  Fall Clean Up October 14th-16th 9 am to 5 pm Safety Precautions: 1 vehicle in the yard at a time Employees will be unable to assist in unloading vehicles Residents of Harrington can take bulk trash items to the Public Works Yard (102 Franklin Street) for disposal during Fall Clean Up. Photo ID is required as proof of residency. Tires, paint, & batteries will […]

Little Spartans Basketball Registrations is now OPEN!

Registration is now open for our Little Spartans Basketball Program! Opening day is December 11, 2021. We will announce the complete schedule later once we have sign up completed. There will be restriction on both players and spectators. These will be posted and given to all participants and their families. Visit for a registration form

Water/Sewer Disconnect

Any delinquent utility balance not paid by end of business day August 24th, 2021, will be disconnected on August 25th, 2021 and subject to additional service fees. Please contact City Hall at 302-398-3530 to discuss an individual delinquent account. Can you also add the information below that was in the newsletter please. Thank you! Effective July 1, 2021 any delinquent utility account not paid by […]

Yard Waste Drop Off

Yard Waste Drop Off 102 Franklin St Yard Waste such as leaves, grass clippings, and branches (up to four inches in diameter and up to six feet long), can be dropped off at the Public Works yard every Wednesday from 7:30 am to 4:30 pm.  Any questions, please call city hall at 302-398-3530