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 […]

Town Wide 1 Large Item Pick Up – May 2, 2022.

The Monday after the Delaware City Town Wide Yard Sale, Monday May 2, 2022, Our Trash company will pick up 1 Large item from each Delaware City Residence.   No appliances ,no exercise equipment or older style TV’s larger than 32 in. The resident would have to call GFL to set up a pick up […]

DRUG TAKE BACK DAY – This Saturday! APRIL 30, 2022 – 9:00 AM – NOON

Drop off old or expired medications to the Delaware City Police Department from 9:00 AM to Noon. No Needles. The Delaware City Police Dept will take back medications at any time at the Police Dept Monday – Friday 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Artesian Water Public Meeting -April 12th at 6:00 PM. Future Upgrades to the System

The meeting will be held April 12th at 6:00 PM at the Delaware City Fire Hall (815 Ffith Street, Delaware City, DE) The Public is encouraged to attend.


Delaware City Library hosts “Meet the Candidates Night” March 30, 2022


Invitation to Bid – Washington Street Paving Project

Paving Project Bidding Documents

Artesian Water Will Be Flushing Hydrants in Town One Day During The Week Of 3-7-21 to 3-11-22

Decreased Water Pressure and Discoloration of the Water can occur. If you notice Discoloration, Avoid doing Laundry and use only Cold Water until the Discoloration clears up. If you have any questions or concerns, reach out to Artesian Water at (800) 332-5114 or call Town Hall at (302) 834-4573

Invitation To Bid – Installation of Video Surveillance (Security Camera)

State Route 9 south of the Reedy Point Bridge will reopen at 4:00 p.m. this Thursday, February 17th, 2022