Water/Sewer Disconnect

Any delinquent utility balance not paid by end of business day August 23, 2022, will be disconnected on August24, 2022 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 the […]


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, […]


Closed for Columbus Day

All City offices and facilities will be closed on Monday October 10, 2022. For Public Works emergencies, call 302-632-8827


Fall Cleanup Dates

The City Fall Cleanup is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 8th and 15th, 8am to 2pm and Wednesday through Friday, Oct 12 – 14, 7am to 3:30pm


Annual Christmas Parade

Planning has begun for the Annual Harrington Christmas Parade! The event will take place Friday, Dec 2, 2022 at 7pm. The theme for this year is “Hometown Christmas”. You can visit www.hprnews.com to download a parade registration form. Make your plans today to join us and welcome in the Christmas Season!  


Annual Christmas Tree Lighting

The City of Harrington Annual Christmas Tree Lighting will be held on Thursday December 1st, 2022 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!


Central Delaware Habitat for Humanity Home Repair Application

Thank you for your interest in the Central Delaware Habitat for Humanity Home Repair Program. Once you click on the link,  you will see the program application. Please fill out the application completely and accurately. Failure to complete the application could result in denial of application. All information you include on this application will be kept confidential. Please review this checklist to ensure you are […]


Locations for the City Wide Yard Sale

Locations for the City Wide Yard Sale Click on Image to enlarge


City-Wide Yard Sale, Saturday September, 17, 2022

1st Annual City-Wide Yard Sale is set for Saturday, September 17, 2022. Call City Hall to register your location at 302-398-3530. People interested in participating locations can contact City Hall by the same number or by email for a complete list. This is a Rain or Shine Event. And while in town be sure to check out the Historic District and all out local businesses!


Little Spartans Basketball Registration is now open!

It hoops time!!!! Registrations are now being accepted for the Little Spartans Youth Basketball Program. This program is for boys and girls ages 5-13 years old. Sessions will be held on Saturdays at HPR beginning Dec 10, time TBA. The cost is Cost: $60 for the first child, with discounts for multiple players. For more information you can either visit the website, www.hprnews.com or call […]


Request for Proposal – Construction Management Services for New Public Library

Proposals for the construction management services for a new public library will be received by the City of Harrington, ATTN: Norman Barlow, 106 Dorman Street Harrington, DE 19952, until 2:00pm local time on Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at which time the time for accepting proposals will close. To read the entire announcement, click here


Public Hearing Monday, September 19, 2022 – 6:30 p.m.

In accordance with the Harrington Zoning Ordinance and Chapter 3, Title 22 of the Delaware Code Annotated, there will be a public hearing in the Council Chamber of Harrington City Hall, 106 Dorman Street, Harrington, as follows: Mayor & Council Monday, September 19, 2022 – 6:30 p.m. For the entire announcement, click here