Town of Fenwick Island

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 […]




Lighthouse Cove Marina Hearing: 2/20/2020

DNREC- Division of Water, Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Section Legal Notice The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control, Division of Water, Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Section, pursuant to the requirements of 7 Del C. Chapter 72: Subaqueous Lands, 7 DE Admin. Code 7504: Regulations Governing the Use of Subaqueous Lands and 7 DE Admin. […]




Delmarva Power Aerial Inspections: week of 1/26/2020

Beginning this Sunday and continuing into the week, Delmarva Power will perform aerial transmission line inspections in various areas of the service territory.  They will be inspecting between Bethany Substation on Kent Avenue through South Bethany, Fenwick Island and into Ocean City along Coastal Highway.  All inspections will be done by Haverfield Aviation and they […]




Coastal Flood Advisory: 1/25/2020

A Coastal Flood Advisory has been issued for tomorrow morning’s high tide. The advisory includes Atlantic Coastal Delaware as well as areas along the Delaware Bay.  Minor to moderate coastal flooding is possible.




Barefoot In Fenwick: Life on the Isle in the 19th & 20th Centuries

“Barefoot in Fenwick: Life on the Isle in the 19th and 20th Centuries,” is the topic of educator and author, Dr. Kimberly Grimes’ public lecture at the Ocean View Town Hall, 32 West Ave., on Wednesday, January 22, 2020, at 7 PM.  A Fenwick native, Dr. Grimes, will talk about Fenwick’s beginnings as a Camp […]




Fenwick Island Beach Patrol

The Fenwick Island Beach Patrol is hiring for the upcoming summer season! FIBPPoster19




Fenwick Island State Park Improvements / Windfarm

12/6/19: The Town Council passed resolution 100-2019 at the 12/6/19 Council Meeting in regards to the windfarm project.  12/2/19: The Town of Ocean City has provided information to us in regards to the windfarm: Link to renderings of what the windfarm would look like:  renderings Maryland & Delaware windfarm leasing areas:  leasing areas Information on height […]




2020 Waste Calendar

The 2020 Solid Waste/Recycling & Yard Waste Calendar has been confirmed! Click here to view it.




Sands Hotel Concrete Pouring

UPDATE 1/9/20: Weather pending, the next concrete pour will be on Friday 1/10/20 beginning at 8:00 am.  The north section of the roof will be poured. UPDATE 12/27/19: Weather pending, the next concrete pour will be on Monday 12/30/19 beginning at 8:00 am.  UPDATE 10/18/19: Weather pending, the next concrete pour will be on Tuesday […]




Resilient Community Partnership

The resilient community partnership presentation was made at the December 6, 2019 Town Council Meeting.




Tree Lighting

All are welcome to the Annual Tree Lighting, to be held on Saturday, November 30th beginning at 6:00 PM at Cannon Street Park. Following the tree lighting will be a get-together at Town Hall.  The get-together is BYOB and all participants should bring an horderve or dessert to share.