A Message From The Mayor

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 […]




Fenwick Island State Park Improvements

DNREC’s Division of Parks & Recreation will host a public open house from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 2 to review potential improvements to Fenwick Island State Park as part of a public-private partnership. The open house will take place at the Fenwick Island Town Hall, 800 Coastal Highway, Fenwick Island, Delaware 19944. A display of […]




Weather Advisory: 9/6/19

  The center of Hurricane Dorian will remain well offshore of the Delaware coast. Tropical storm warnings and small craft advisories are in effect for the coastal waters. High rip current risk and high surf advisory are in effect for the coast of Delaware. A coastal flood advisory is in effect for tidal areas of […]




Sands Hotel Concrete Pouring

UPDATE 8/21/19: There will NOT be any concrete pouring for the remainder of this week as previously scheduled. The next scheduled pour date will be Monday, August 26, 2019.  Surrounding neighbors will be notified 48 hours in advance. 8/1/19: The hotel being constructed at 1501 Coastal Highway (the former Sands Hotel) have given us their first […]




Lifeguard Awards 2019

Congratulations to: Rookie of the Year – Walker Chavatel Lifeguard of the Year – John Douds Captain Award – Josh Strine




Emergency Preparedness Workshop: 9/5/19

Below is the flyer on the Emergency Preparedness Workshop to be held on Thursday, September 5th from 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at the Roxana Fire Department. Pre-registration is required:  http://www.deseagrant.org/events-all/ready-or-not




DNREC Survey – Input Needed!

The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC), Division of Watershed Stewardship (DWS), is developing a methodology for prioritizing dredging projects in the Inland Bays. With increased demands on resources and decreased federal funding available, DNREC is working toward cultivating a data-based approach to ensure that Delaware’s navigational channels are kept open and safe. […]




Election Results 8/1/19

WHEREAS, the Board of Election has tallied the election results of the August 3, 2019 election and do HEREBY declare the following results: Candidate Machine # 30373 Machine # 80034 Absentee Count Total Mitchell Houser 94 81 30 205 Eugene Langan 102 75 30 207 Julie Lee 67 57 50 174 Richard Mais 106 69 […]




Cottage Tour: 10/12/19

3rd annual cottage tour




Storytime in the Park

The Fenwick Island Barefoot Garden Club is again sponsoring the “Storytime in the Park” every Wednesday in July! The last Storytime in the Park for the year will be held this upcoming Wednesday, July 31st. Storytime in the Park




Fenwick Flicks Movie Postponed until 7/24/19

The Fenwick Flicks movie that was supposed to be shown tonight has been postponed due to the weather. How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World will instead be shown tomorrow night (Wednesday, July 24th) at the Bayard Street beach.