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 […]




DNREC’s Delaware Recycles program has launched a new search tool called Recyclopedia!

To reduce the confusion on what is acceptable to recycle in Delaware, DNREC’s Delaware Recycles program has launched a new search tool called Recyclopedia.  The online tool allows anyone to easily search for an item that is no longer needed and provides a solution to properly dispose of it.  Why is this tool so important?  Residents […]




2021 DELAWARE CITY ELECTION CERTIFICATION

Election Certification 2021




The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Philadelphia District has posted a new Section 408 Public Notice:

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Philadelphia District has posted a new Section 408 Public Notice: https://www.nap.usace.army.mil/408/ –             2017-00678-85 – this Public Notice is related to a request from the Fort DuPont Redevelopment & Preservation Corporation to place rip-rap bank stabilization along a portion of the South Bank of the Delaware City Branch Canal Section […]




April Delaware City News Letter

April City News 2021




YEARLY TOWN WIDE LARGE ITEM PICK UP – APRIL 26, 2021

Our trash company will be picking up 1 Large item per household on April 26, 2021.




DELAWARE CITY TOWN WIDE YARD SALE – APRIL 24, 2021

THIS IS A ONE DAY EVENT. THE HOURS WILL BE FROM 12-5PM. SOCIAL DISTANCING AND MASKS ARE REQUIRED.




UPCOMING TOWN EVENTS!

DELAWARE CITY ELECTION – APRIL 6, 2021 12-8PM DELAWARE CITY TOWN WIDE YARD SALE – APRIL 24, 2021 (ONE DAY ONLY, SOCIAL DISTANCING AND MASKS REQUIRED) DSWA SHREDDING EVENT – MAY 22, 2021 @ FORT DUPONT




Delaware City Election April 6, 2021 – Notice #2

The Delaware City Election will take place on April 6, 2021 from 12 Noon to 8:00 P.M. at the Delaware City Community Center Gymnasium. Please read Notice #2 below for more details! Candidates for Council are: Michael L. Jackson Robert J. Malinowski William Daniel Saunders There are 3 Council Seats open. Two seats are open […]




EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY WITH THE DELAWARE CITY POLICE DEPT.

Application https://delawarecity.delaware.gov/files/2020/08/Application.pdf




2021 Election Notice #1

See Board of Elections section on our Website for more information on Elections. Election Notice #1 Qualifications for Mayor or Councilperson Voter Qualifications