Yard Waste Drop Off and City Hall to Reopen

Harrington will begin accepting drop off yard waste from residents at the Public Works Yard on Wednesdays from 8 am to 3 pm starting tomorrow, May 27. For the health and safety of our employees and residents, social distance must be maintained and staff will be unable to assist in the unloading of yard waste. Harrington City Hall will reopen to the public starting on […]


Harrington is Accepting Nominations for Citizen of the Year 2020

The City of Harrington is looking for the Citizen of the Year for 2020. If you know someone who has gone above and beyond and should be recognized for their efforts, complete the Citizen of the Year Nomination Form 2020 and return it by noon on August 21, 2020.


Social Security Column: A Redesigned Retirement Benefits Portal that Works for You

Reprinted from the Social Security Administration By Carolyn Nichols, District Manager in Dover, DE We are excited to tell you about our redesigned retirement benefits portal at www.ssa.gov/benefits/retirement. Keeping you informed about our products and services, and helping you prepare for making decisions that will affect your benefits is very important to us. Preparing for retirement is one of the most important decisions you can […]


Employment Opportunity: Accountant

The City of Harrington has an immediate opening for an Accountant. A Bachelor’s Degree is preferred and/or 3 to 5 years of municipal accounting experiences is required. Must have a high level of ethics and integrity, excellent verbal and written communication skills, ability to work well with the public, proficient computer skills especially in Word, Excel, and Edmunds, knowledge of grant writing, and finance/budgeting. The […]


Flatten Cardboard Boxes

Please remember to breakdown cardboard boxes before placing them in the recycling container. For more information on recycling, see the Trash & Recycling page on the city’s website.


Heritage Day 2020 Cancelled

Due to continuing health concerns because of Coronavirus (COVID-19), Harrington’s Heritage Day has been cancelled for this year. Refunds will be forthcoming for vendors and sponsors. Join us for Heritage Day next year (August 28, 2021)!


Annual Report to the Electors of the City 2020

Given by Mayor Anthony R. Moyer on June 1, 2020: It is my sincerest belief when I say to you that the state of the city is in a strong position for the future and will weather all that is placed on us. We are stable fiscally. While this next year will be a challenge fiscally due to circumstances that have been unforeseen by the […]


Be Counted – Complete the Census Today

We all have a say in the outcome of the 2020 Census, and it can help Delaware secure $3 billion in funding and maintain fair representation in Congress. All you have to do is complete and return your 2020 Census form. It is a simple civic duty with enormous impact. Go online to my2020census.gov or call 1-844-330-2020 to complete your census today and help shape […]


Coronavirus Update for March 18, 2020

Governor Carney and public health officials continue to advise the public on coronavirus and have put in place restrictions under the State of Emergency declared on March 13 and modified on March 16, but it is up to you to slow the spread of coronavirus, also known as COVID-19. There are currently 19 cases in Delaware including 1 in Kent County and 1 in Sussex […]


EDGE Grant for Small Businesses

Your small business could win up to $50,000/$100,000 for a wide variety of expenses through an EDGE Grant from the Delaware Division of Small Business. The Spring 2020 application round is now open and the deadline to apply is February 28, 2020 at 11:59 pm. See the EDGE Grant website for more information.