A Message From The Mayor

Date Posted: Thursday, April 20th, 2017

Welcome to the Town of Fenwick Island, Delaware. Incorporated in 1953, Fenwick Island is a quiet beach town with vibrant neighborhood businesses and seaside homes in between the Atlantic Ocean and the Little Assawoman Bay. The town provides public parks for recreation and maintains a one-mile beach guarded by the Fenwick Island Beach Patrol.  The […]




Beach Replenishment Update

Date Posted: Wednesday, July 18th, 2018

Update on the beach replenishment project from the Army Corp of Engineers (as of 7/18/18): Work in Fenwick Island is now scheduled to begin between July 25-July 28. The replenishment will take approximately 13 days to complete, weather permitting. Additional information can be found here:  Beach Nourishment Facts Project Description The overall project purpose is to […]




Storytime in the Park: Wednesday’s in July

Date Posted: Friday, July 13th, 2018

FOR THIS UPCOMING WEDNESDAY (JULY 18th) THE STORYTIME IN THE PARK WILL ALSO FEATURE CATERPILLARS/BUTTERFLIES, BOOKS ABOUT BUTTERFLIES, AND EACH CHILD WILL RECEIVE A SUNFLOWER PLANT TO TAKE HOME WITH THEM! storytime in the park flyer




Parking Tickets

Date Posted: Monday, July 9th, 2018

If anyone received a parking ticket during last night’s bonfire (July 8th – from 7:00 p.m.-10:30 p.m.), please disregard the ticket as it was done in error. If you have any questions, please contact the Police Department at 302-539-2000.




Bonfire Postponed

Date Posted: Saturday, July 7th, 2018

The annual Town Bonfire originally scheduled for tonight has been postponed due to high winds.  The bonfire is now scheduled for tomorrow, July 8th, at 7:00 p.m. on Dagsboro Street.




Heat Advisory 7/2/18

Date Posted: Monday, July 2nd, 2018

High temperatures today will be in the low to mid 90s, with increasing humidity levels bringing heat index values in the 104 to 108 range.




Windfarm

Date Posted: Friday, June 29th, 2018

See the link below for information the Town received in regards to the windfarm scheduled to be placed off the Delaware shore: windfarm info




Fireworks Banned

Date Posted: Friday, June 29th, 2018

With 4th of July fast approaching, we would like to make everyone aware that Fenwick Island does not allow fireworks in Town limits per Town Charter C-26.D. and Town Code 73-3. Sparklers are considered o.k., but anything that leaves the ground (shoots up) are not allowed. Fenwick Island Police Department will be monitoring the area […]




No Animals on Beach

Date Posted: Friday, June 29th, 2018

As a reminder, no pets or other animals are permitted on the beach at any time between May 1 – September 30. For other beach rules:  Beach-Rules-Regulations-brochure




Man-of-War Washing Up in Fenwick Island

Date Posted: Thursday, June 28th, 2018

FENWICK ISLAND, Del. – Some unwelcome visitors have been washing up on Delaware’s shorelines. Portuguese Man O’ War’s are a jellyfish-like species with a very painful sting, and Fenwick Island visitors claim they’ve seen them on the beach recently. According to the Department of Natural Resources, a Man O’ War’s tentacles can grow up to […]




Yard Waste

Date Posted: Tuesday, June 26th, 2018

Yard Waste pick-ups are the 3rd Tuesday of every month (April – December). If you have yard waste that cannot wait until the pick up, you may drop off PAPER BAGS of the yard waste to the following locations: Blue Hen Organics, Dagsboro, DE, (302) 732-3211 McCarthy Stones, Millville, DE , (302) 539-8056 Millville Organic […]