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 […]




Storm Water Mapping throughout the City to begin July 27, 2020

We will begin our Storm Water Mapping with KCI throughout the City this week, starting in the northern most area of the City along Canal Street and then moving west street by street towards Dragon Creek. If you have any questions or concerns about what’s taking place please reach out to Town Hall at 302-834-4573




Election Certification 2020 – Official Results

Election Certification 2020 – Official Results




Free Covid-19 Testing at Gunning Bedford Middle School June 26, 2020

Gunning Bedford Middle School will be used as a free testing site next Friday from 10am-2pm. Testing will take place in the parking lot utilizing a drive thru method. 801 Cox Neck Road, New Castle, DE 19720      




The Delaware Solid Waste Authority Shredding Event June 13, 2020

The Delaware Solid Waste Authority Shredding Event will take place on the grounds of Fort DuPont in Delaware City on Saturday, June 13, 2020 from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm. Want to get rid of some of those old electronics and paint cans?  There will be a large shredder at the Parade Ground  to use […]




JUNE 1, 2020 MAYOR & COUNCIL MEETING COVID-19 ATTENDANCE REQUIREMENTS

Everyone attending the June 1, 2020 Mayor and Council Meeting MUST have a face covering on properly for the entirety of the Council Meeting. We are also requiring that you maintain appropriate Social Distancing and keep at least 6 Feet of separation.  Help us keep our community safe!




Monday, May 18, 2020 M&C & Board of Appeals ZOOM Meeting Information – CANCELLED

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American Legion Memorial Day Ceremony Scheduled for May 25th-CANCELLED

With great regret the members of the Robert L. Taylor Post #13 of the American Legion are cancelling the Memorial Day Service at Veterans Point, due to the uncertainty of the State of Emergency.   If you have any questions, please contact James Grant Post Commander.




It’s Not Too Late to Respond to the 2020 Census-Here’s How !

The Census Bureau wants to count everyone accurately while supporting efforts to protect the health and safety of the American public and the Census Bureau team. Current times are unprecedented, but they also present an opportunity to reach families digitally across the nation and work towards keeping the 2020 Census in the conversation.  It has […]




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Water payments can be made utilizing one of a few different payment methods.

Water payments can be made utilizing one of the following payment methods:   Direct payment to Artesian Water Company – http://www.artesianwater.com/customer-service-center/billing-payment/paymentoptions Payment via this website Dropped off in the drop box at Delaware City Town Hall.