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 […]

Street Resurfacing Project

The street resurfacing project will begin the first week of April, with patching of potholes on streets throughout the month of April.  There should be no street closures during this time. The microsurfacing of the streets will begin the 1st week of May, weather permitting.  During this time, as street are being worked on, they […]

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Community Sustainability Plan Survey

The Town of Fenwick Island is committed to providing a sustainable community for the future.  To help guide the direction of this vision, the Town was awarded a grant from DNREC’s Division of Energy, Coastal & Climate to develop a Community Sustainability Plan that will outline the community’s aspirations for what the future could look […]

Seismic Testing

Check out this video on YouTube in regards to Seismic Testing from Assateague Coastal Trust: https://youtu.be/Qopi2mCbPUc  

Winter Weather 2/20/19

A winter storm watch is in effect in our area.  0.5-2″ of snow is expected beginning early Wednesday morning. This will be another storm in which snow is transitioning to rain, and during that transition a period of freezing rain and sleet is likely.  Slick spots are possible on some hard surfaces including roads, bridges […]

Weather for 2/11-2/12

The precipitation will be all rain for our area for the remainder of the day and is not expected to end until Tuesday night. Tonight through Tuesday morning, freezing rain amounts of .05-.10 inch could be possible, with less than 1/4 inch of snow.  If any ice accumulations occur, they could cause some minor tree […]


Beginning February 11, 2019, Eric Piner from Pearson’s Appraisal Services will be conducting a revaluation of all properties throughout Town.   For more information in regards to the revaluation, please visit:   https://fenwickisland.delaware.gov/projects/

Winter Weather: 1/30 – 1/31

Fast moving snow squalls will impact the region this afternoon. Snow squalls will be possible from noon to 5:00 pm. Snow squalls will have localized significantly reduced visibility as well as gusty winds. Winds may gust as high as 50 mph in the strongest snow squalls. Snow accumulations will remain minimal (generally less than 1 […]


PKS presented the fiscal audit at the Town Council Meeting on January 25, 2019.  Here is the presentation from the meeting: Audit Presentation 1-25-19 The approved audit, for period ending July 31, 2018, can be found here: FY18 Audited Financial Statements  

Flash Freeze Alert 1/20/19

After the rain expected tonight into tomorrow, rapid temperature drop will cause any standing water to freeze solid, leading to very icy conditions. Lows Sunday night will be in the teens, with wind chills 5 below to 10 above. Monday’s highs stay below freezing. Wind gusts are also expected. Strong winds near the coast could […]