Welcome to Delaware City’s Official Website

Delaware City is a quaint riverfront community proud of its rich history and excited about the future. Located on the Delaware River in New Castle County, Delaware, Delaware City is the gateway to many natural and historic treasures, such as the Delaware Estuary marshes, the Chesapeake & Delaware Canal, Fort Delaware and Fort DuPont. Visitors […]




October City News Letter

October 2021 City News




Family Fun Walk 5K- October 23, 2021




Salem/Hope Creek Nuclear Generating Stations Quarterly Siren Test on Tuesday, October 5, 2021

A test of the Salem/Hope Creek Nuclear Generating Stations Alert and Notification System will be conducted by the Delaware Emergency Management Agency and the Delaware State Police on Tuesday, October 5, 2021.  The sirens should sound at approximately 10:45am. The Quarterly Siren Test involves a three-to five-minute sounding of the 37 sirens followed by a […]




City Secretary Job Opening – Part Time




Final Summer Outdoor Movie Night – August 12, 2021 at Dusk !

This will be out last summer outdoor movie night for the year! The movie will be Frozen II and will begin at Dusk in the field behind the Delaware City Community Center!




NAO SANTA MARIA SHIP WILL BE IN DELAWARE CITY 8/5-8/8

NAO SANTA MARIA SHIP FLYER – CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION




July 2021 City Newsletter

July 2021 City News




OUTDOOR MOVIE NIGHT! JULY 8, 2021




Mosquito Spraying Planned for Delaware City – Tuesday, July 6th

A message from DNREC-MOSQUITO CONTROL Weather permitting; the Delaware Mosquito Control Section plans the following insecticide application(s) during the evening hours on Tuesday, July 6, 2021: Application of Anvil 10+10 (Sumithrin/PBO) with a truck-mounted sprayer to control adult mosquitoes in the following areas: Portion of Delaware City surrounding the Community Center; Fort DuPont between the Branch Canal, Officers Row, […]




Mosquito Spraying Planned for Delaware City – Monday, June 14th

Mosquito Spraying Planned for Delaware City – Monday, June 14th Weather permitting, the Delaware Mosquito Control Section will conduct mosquito spraying to reduce adult mosquito populations in Delaware City on Monday, June 14, 2021 after 8:00 PM. Town of Delaware City, including Harbor Estates, Delaware City Trailer Park, Governor Bacon, and the Fort DuPont community Application […]