43rd Annual Harrington Heritage Day

The City of Harrington and Harrington Parks & Rec are excited to announce the date for thee 43rd Annual Harrington Heritage Day. The event will take place on Saturday, August 28, 2021, beginning with a parade at 9am. Crafts, Food, free entertainment, kids zone, demonstrations and three museums filled with local history are just a view of the items planned for the day. For more […]


Public Works Technician I

The City of Harrington has an immediate opening for a Public Works Technician I Please see the details by click here


Fall Soccer Signups are now open!

Fall Soccer Signups are now open! Fall Soccer signups for the 2021 season are now open! Ages 2 to 12 are welcome! Visit HPR Website for the details and a registration form


5th Annual Harrington Heritage Day Community Dinner

Make plans to join us for the 5th Annual Heritage Day Community Dinner to celebrate Citizen of the Year and Business of the year. Come out and spend the evening with others in the community. Cost: Adult Ticket $18.00 Children 10 and under $10.00. For more information or to purchase tickets, contact Doug Poore, 302-398-7975 or 302-670-6158. You can also visit City Hall, 302-398-3530


Job Opening for Delaware C.O.P.T. Certified Patrolman

The Harrington Police Department is looking to attract highly motivated and highly qualified individuals who represent a diverse cross section of our community and are committed to serving the community with integrity, empathy, and pride.   HPD is accepting applications for Delaware C.O.P.T. Certified applicants for the position of Patrolman. There are many rewards and benefits of choosing a career with the Harrington Police Department, […]


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  


Citizen of the Year Award

CITY OF HARRINGTON CITIZEN OF THE YEAR AWARD CRITERIA   This award will be presented annually to an individual whose volunteerism and outstanding service and dedication have made a significant contribution to the greater Harrington community. The Harrington City Council will select a ‘Citizen of the Year’ based upon the following criteria: A person who continually volunteers his or her time, dedication and talents to […]


New Golf Lesson Program at HPR

Want to learn to play golf? How about getting rid of that slice that is killing your score?! Harrington Parks & Recreation is hosting golf lessons beginning in April. Certified Golf Instructor Jeff Melvin will be giving one on one lessons to be held here at the Rec Center. Students can sign up for 30 minute sessions at a cost of $25.00 per session. Hour […]


Do Not Flush Wipes down your toilets!

PLEASE DO NOT FLUSH WIPES DOWN YOUR TOILETS! The wipes container may say the wipes are flushable but the wipes get hung up in sewer pump stations and cause the pumps to stop working. Public Works receives an alarm about the pump not working an responds to the scene to resolve the issue. Not flushing wipes down the toilet will help prevent a sewer system […]


Senior School Property Tax Relief

  Homeowners age 65 or over are eligible for a tax credit against regular school property taxes of 50 percent (up to $400). This credit may only be used against property taxes on a primary residence. For more information visit: Senior School Property Tax Relief