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  • Nov 26 2019
    XFinity TV Channel Updates ... details
  • Nov 22 2019
    Message from Comcast - Price Changes If you have any additional questions please contact Comcast at 1(800) 266-2278 ... details
  • Nov 21 2019
    FINANCE DIRECTOR (Part-Time) The Town of Dewey Beach, Delaware is currently seeking qualified applicants (or private firms) to perform the duties of the Part-Time Finance Director. The primary responsibility of this position will be to oversee all finance-related activities within the Town, including but not limited to purchasing, accounts payable, payroll, property control, financial reporting, audit support and the development and implementation of finance policies and ... details
  • Nov 11 2019
    UPDATE: 11/13/2019 at 10:20A.M. Update from DELDOT: Due to the amount of water that flushed from the line, our concern is possible undermining of the roadway in the area of the strike, so we closed McKinley Avenue off entirely. A detour is posted and we have notified our TMC center that updates the 911 and emergency response systems. Our plan was to have this rectified and reopened by weeks end, but unfortunately due to 30 degree temperatures, which causes numerous problems for rep... details
  • Nov 8 2019
    Notice from Comcast regarding Xfinity Programming Changes ... details
  • Nov 4 2019
    UPDATE: DECEMBER 3, 2019 We have been informed by the Cape Henlopen School District that there are 8 more children still available for gift adoption in the district this holiday season. If you are interested in participating please email Ashleigh Hudson at: ashleigh@townofdeweybeach.com CLICK HERE TO VIEW DETAILS AND ACCESS THE SIGN-UP LIST ... details
  • Oct 28 2019
    Click here to view information regarding the Dewey Beach Patrol ... details
  • Oct 16 2019
    Click here to view the Notice from DELDOT ... details
  • Oct 16 2019
    Notice to Mariners for subject project located within Rehoboth Bay ... details
  • Sep 30 2019
    Please click here for additional information about the Town of Dewey Beach and Stockings for Soldiers Project ... details
  • Sep 27 2019
    Board of Election Decision Notice, Complaint by Philip Rowe ... details
  • Sep 24 2019
    Dewey Beach Municipal Election Recount Results ... details
  • Sep 21 2019
    Municipal Election Results ... details
  • Aug 22 2019
    NOTICE OF ELECTION ... details
  • Aug 12 2019
    Please see the below message from Delmarva Power regarding transmission line inspections taking place today: Dear Community Emergency Management Partners, On Monday, August 12, Delmarva Power will perform an aerial electric transmission line inspection between Bethany Beach and Rehoboth Beach, with much of the patrol occurring along the Route 1 corridor. Catalyst Aviation will perform the inspection in a black helicopter. Please let me know if you have any questions... details
  • Aug 12 2019
    TOWN OF DEWEY BEACH EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY DELAWARE COPT-CERTIFIED and NON-CERTIFIED POLICE OFFICER STARTING SALARY up to $52,000. The Town of Dewey Beach Police Department is now accepting applications for Delaware COPT-Certified and Non-Certified applicants for the position of Police Officer. Starting salary and rank will be determined commensurate with law enforcement experience from $42,000 (plus a bonus) to $52,000. The Town of ... details
  • Aug 2 2019
    2019 Dewey Beach Municipal Election IMPORTANT DATES: August 22, 2019, 5:00 P.M.: Candidate Filing Deadline August 22, 2019, 5:00 P.M.: Voter Registration Deadline September 3. 2019: Absentee voting begins at Town Hall (please click here to view the dates and times) September 18, 2019: Last day absentee ballots will be mailed September 20, 2019, 12:00 P.M.: Absentee voting ends at Town Hall September 21, 2019, 10:00 A.M. - 6:00 P.M.: Election at Dewey Beach Lifes... details
  • Jul 31 2019
    Please Help to Bring Rigby Home! Went missing July 30th from her home on Dagsworthy Street near the Lifesaving Station Wearing collar with purple nametag Very friendly! Reward Offered Please call (443)629-0152 with any information ... details
  • Jul 26 2019
    Dewey Beach Police Department Organizational Analysis ... details
  • Jul 25 2019
    Please Help to Bring Kitty Home! Went missing during parade on July 24, 2019, vicinity of New Orleans Street Small black and gray female tabby cat, wearing purple collar, very friendly! Please call (302)745-2722 or (302)745-0077 with any information ... details
  • Jul 23 2019
    Contact: Kelly Ranieri Phone: (302)228-3701 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 9 A.M. EDT, JULY 18, 2019 CLYDESDALE PARADE JULY 24TH On Wednesday July 24th, at 6:30 P.M., the Dewey Business Partnership in conjunction with the town of Dewey Beach will host the third annual Budweiser Clydesdale Parade. The regal hitch of horses will be coming through town and offering photo oppor... details
  • Jul 18 2019
    REHOBOTH BEACH-DEWEY BEACH CHAMBER OF COMMERCE PO BOX 216 REHOBOTH BEACH, DE. 19971 PHONE (302) 227-2233 www.beach-fun.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Emily Grothey Run through July 24, 2019 (302) 227-2233 ext.11 Location Change for Rehoboth Beach Dewey Beach Chamber of Commerce Wednesday, July 24th Bonfire in Dewey Beach In partici... details
  • Jun 26 2019
    July 6th, 2019 10th Annual Kelly J. Fritchman Memorial 5K Click here for more information! ... details
  • Jun 26 2019
    EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: BUILDING OFFICIAL/INSPECTOR The Town of Dewey Beach is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Building Official / Inspector. The essential function of this position is to perform various inspections for code compliance, review/approve applications for construction permits, and ensure compliance with flood plain management. Please click HERE for details. ... details
  • Jun 21 2019
    Notice of Solicitation of Candidates ... details
  • Jun 21 2019
    Notice of Voter Registration Deadline ... details
  • Jun 20 2019
    UPDATE: 6/22/2019- DNREC had contacted the town to lift the Recreational Water Advisory. Dewey Beach Patrol NOTICE A recently published recreational water quality analysis data set, conducted by DNREC, indicated bacterial results which were above the recreational water quality standard. The data set represents a snap shot in time. Further testing results and daily water quality observations will be assessed for sound values. Active and passive recreation in the ocean water of... details
  • May 6 2019
    Summer Stories By The Ocean *A New Dewey Beach Family Friendly Event* Held on the 2nd Sunday starting in May, Summer Stories by the Ocean will be a collaboration between the Rehoboth Beach Library and the Town of Dewey Beach offering the opportunity of hearing fun, rocket ing stories on the beach this summer! Participants will hear stories based on the summer learning challenge theme of Universe of Stories , receive take-home activities, and healthy sum... details
  • Apr 18 2019
    Town of Dewey Beach, Delaware Notice for Proposals Provision of Audit Services NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that request for proposals from qualified certified public accounting firms for the provision of auditing services for the fiscal year(s) ending March 31, 2019 and two one-year extensions will be received by the Town of Dewey Beach. Proposals will be accepted ONLY at the Dewey Beach Town Hall, 105 Rodney Avenue, Dewey Beach, DE 19971 until 5:00 PM EST, May ... details
  • Apr 4 2019
    Two dumpsters will be delivered to Dewey Beach Town Hall (105 Rodney Avenue) on Monday, April 22nd - May 6th and will available for Dewey Beach property owners and residents to use. One dumpster will be available to put natural yard waste in, and one for bulk waste. Please ensure when you are utilizing the dumpsters that you place waste in the correct one, and plastic bags are not permitted in the natural yard waste dumpster. Please note, you must be a Dewey B... details
  • Feb 1 2019
    Due to the unexpected weather conditions, the following meetings have been cancelled: Special Town Commissioners Meeting scheduled for 6:00 P.M. today is being cancelled. The items on the February 1 meeting agenda will be moved to the agenda for the February 9, 2019 Town Commissioners Meeting at 9:00 A.M. Marketing Committee Meeting scheduled for 4:00 P.M. today has been cancelled. ... details
  • Jan 28 2019
    If the below sweet face belongs to you, please come to or call Dewey Beach Town Hall: (302) 227-6363 105 Rodney Avenue, Dewey Beach. ... details
  • Jan 25 2019
    Please see the below message from Sussex County Division of Environmental Services. If you have any matters, concerns, or questions please call Rob Eldreth. office: (302) 855-7374, cell: (302) 841- 8390. ... details
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  • Nov 20 2018
    Adopt-A-Family 2018 UPDATE: 12/05/2018: 4 spaces (2 children, and 2 grocery gift cards) are still available to adopt . REMINDER: Please bring wrapped gifts to Dewey Beach Town Hall by this Friday, December 7th. UPDATE: 12/03/2018: 5 Additional slots have been added for the opportunity to Adopt-A-Family this holiday season. Thank You! UPDATE: 11/28/2018: Additional slots have been added for the opportunity to Adopt-A-Family this holiday season. Thank Y... details
  • Oct 25 2018
    RE: Sea Witch Dewey Beach Friday, October 26, 2018 Due to pending weather conditions the Haunted Trail and bonfire have been cancelled. Trick or Treating will take place from 5 7 P.M. ... details
  • Oct 24 2018
    LESO Program Compliance Policy and Guidelines adopted October 20, 2018 State Plan of Operation ... details
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  • Sep 17 2018
    HURRICANE FLORENCE MADE LANDFALL ON THE EAST COAST OF NORTH CAROLINA LAST WEEK WHERE IT HAS RESULTED IN CATASTROPHIC FLOODING ACROSS THE STATE. MANY PEOPLE AND PETS HAVE LOST SOME IF NOT ALL OF THEIR BELONGINGS IN THE DESTRUCTION OF THE STORM. AFTER REACHING OUT TO NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATIONS IN NORTH CAROLINA, WE HAVE COMPILED A LIST OF ITEMS THAT ARE STILL NEEDED. THE TOWN OF DEWEY BEACH IS COLLECTING THE FOLLOWING ITEMS THAT WILL BE DELIVERED TO NORTH CAROLIN... details
  • Sep 15 2018
    2018 Municipal Election Results ... details
  • Sep 12 2018
    We have been receiving many inquires in Town Hall in regards to whether or not the Town of Dewey Beach Municipal Election will still take place this Saturday, September 15th due to the unknown weather forecast with consideration of Hurricane Florence. After multiple staff meetings, it has been decided the Municipal Election will still take place as scheduled. ... details
  • Aug 22 2018
    AMENDED Notice of 2018 Town of Dewey Beach Municipal Election ... details
  • Aug 22 2018
    Email Correspondence Received from Marc Appelbaum August 21, 2018 ... details
  • Aug 17 2018
    Audited Financial Statement, dated March 31, 2018 ... details
  • Aug 17 2018
    Independent Accountant's Report on Applying Agreed-Upon Procedures ... details
  • Aug 17 2018
    Notice of 2018 Municipal Election ... details
  • Jun 21 2018
    Please click here to read the Town of Dewey Beach Town Solicitor Letter of Interest Request ... details
  • Jun 13 2018
    2017 Annual Drinking Water Quality Report ... details
  • Jun 12 2018
    Inaugural Dewey Beach Family Sandcastle Event This Saturday, June 16th at 10:00 A.M. Building tips and ideas by the one and only Darrell O Connor For those who do not know Darrell, here s a summary of his background: 9 time winner of the Rehoboth Beach Sand Castle contest 1st Place Pro-am division, 2014, 2015, 2017 Wildwood Crest Sand Sculpting Festival 1st Place Pro-am division, 2015 Siesta Key Crystal Classic Sand Sculpting Competition, Siesta Key Florida ... details
  • May 14 2018
    DELDOT Notice ... details
  • Apr 30 2018
    UPDATE as of 5/3/2018: The below activity is being postponed until further notice. ... details
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  • Mar 28 2018
    Press Release Independent Accountant's Report On Applying Agreed-Upon Procedures ... details
  • Mar 22 2018
    Are you looking for a unique way to advertise your business, celebrate a special occasion, honor a loved one, your family, a friend, your business, or simply share a friendly message with Dewey Beach visitors and residents? The Town of Dewey Beach invites you to participate in the Adopt-A-Dune Sponsorship Program. Please view the following link for additional information: Sponsor Information Letter. Business Sponsor Form Individual and/or Family Sponsor For... details
  • Mar 22 2018
    INVITATION TO BID BEACH ACCESS MATS TOWN OF DEWEY BEACH 105 RODNEY AVENUE DEWEY BEACH, DE. 19971 The Town of Dewey Beach (Town) seeks quotes for Beach Access Mats for seventeen (17) beach access locations in the Town. The beach mats will assist for easy access to the Town s public beaches. The beach access mats should meet the following: 60 inches wide Non-flammable 100% Recyclable Material Mats must be delivered no later than May 14,... details
  • Feb 28 2018
    Two dumpsters will be delivered to Dewey Beach Town Hall (105 Rodney Avenue) on Friday, April 20th - May 11th and will available for Dewey Beach property owners and residents to use. One dumpster will be available to put natural yard waste in, and one for bulk waste. Please ensure when you are utilizing the dumpters that you place waste in the correct one, and plastic bags are not permitted in the natural yard waste dumpster. Please note, you must be a Dewey B... details
  • Jan 30 2018
    Letter to the Delaware Office of Auditor of Accounts ... details
  • Jan 16 2018
    Please click here to view the LESO 1033 Program Prenentation as presented by Commissioner Bauer at the January 13, 2018 Town Commissioners' Meeting. ... details
  • Jan 10 2018
    INVITATION TO BID Beach Raking and Cleaning Town of Dewey Beach 105 Rodney Avenue Dewey Beach, DE 19971 The Town of Dewey Beach (Town) is requesting bids for raking and cleaning debris from the beach area East of the Dune line in the Town; and West of the water line (at the time services are being provided) of the Atlantic Ocean; and South of the drainage pipe from Silver Lake (adjacent to Chesapeake St.) to the Ocean and North of Collins Avenue; and tran... details
  • Jan 8 2018
    The Town Council will discuss the draft final Comprehensive Development Plan for Dewey Beach at the meeting on Saturday. January 13. The draft addresses comments received from the public and additional changes discussed at the December Town Council meeting. Any additional comments on this draft should be submitted to Town Hall by close of business Friday, January 12. A potential vote to submit the plan for State approval is tentatively planned for the February meeting. Click h... details
  • Jan 3 2018
    Please click HERE to view the TGM Group letter and agreed upon procedures agreement. ... details
  • Dec 8 2017
    Dewey Beach Patrol 2018 Tryouts: Click Here ... details
  • Nov 17 2017
    Invitation to bid Notice Detailed Invitation to Bid ... details
  • Nov 13 2017
    The draft final Comprehensive Development Plan is available for review and public comment. This final draft will be the subject of a public hearing that may be scheduled as soon as December 9, the date of the next Town Council meeting. After the public hearing, the Commissioners will review and approve any additional changes before the plan is submitted to the State for approval. Comments may be directed in writing to the Town Council or may be provided in person during the public hear... details
  • Nov 6 2017
    The Town of Dewey Beach is joining together this Holiday Season to provide gifts for children from several local families. Each family was referred to us by a Liaison of the Cape Henlopen School District. Sign up for as many items from their wish lists as you would like Feel free to purchase additional items! Each child's age, sizes, and favorite color is listed. All families will appreciate local grocery store gift cards. Please purchase quality toys and clo... details
  • Oct 25 2017
    REMINDER: Dewey Beach Town Commissioners are looking to form an Adopt-A-Dune Committee. This committee will be looking into raising funds/purchasing additional beach access mats throughout town (see below to view photos of the mat that is currently installed on Dagsworthy Avenue). If you are interested in being a part of this committee, please call Town Hall to leave your name and phone number, or contact Commissioner Bauer: paulbauer@townofdeweyebach.com. Thank You! ... details
  • Oct 17 2017
    PRESS RELEASE Town of Dewey Beach enters into Severance Agreement with Town Manager On Saturday, October 14, 2017 the Town of Dewey Beach reached a Severance Agreement with Town Manager Marc Appelbaum. The agreement was approved unanimously by the Town Council. The agreement provides that Mr. Appelbaum s employment will terminate effective this Friday, October 20, and Mr. Appelbaum releases the Town and all employees from any claims. In exchange, the Town will make a lump sum ... details
  • Sep 22 2017
    Please click here to view the Investigatory Report ... details
  • Sep 16 2017
    CLICK HERE FOR ELECTION RESULTS ... details
  • Sep 14 2017
    Please click HERE to view the Town Manager Investigation Summary of Preliminary Findings. ... details
  • Sep 1 2017
    HURRICANE HARVEY MADE LANDFALL ON THE GULF COAST OF TEXAS ON FRIDAY, AUGUST 25TH AS A CATEGORY 4 STORM. MANY PEOPLE AND PETS HAVE LOST SOME IF NOT ALL OF THEIR BELONGINGS IN THE DESTRUCTION OF THE STORM. AFTER REACHING OUT TO NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATIONS IN THE HOUSTON AREA, WE HAVE COMPILED A LIST OF ITEMS THAT ARE STILL NEEDED. THE TOWN OF DEWEY BEACH IS COLLECTING THE FOLLOWING ITEMS THAT WILL BE DELIVERED TO HOUSTON: Bottled water Non-perishable food Ta... details
  • Aug 17 2017
    Please see the Dewey Beach Notice of Election by clicking HERE. ... details
  • Jul 24 2017
    Recent allegations have challenged whether attorney Max Walton is sufficiently independent to investigate the complaints filed against the Dewey Beach Town Manager. After discussions with our Town Solicitor, we have concluded this contention has no validity. Mr. Walton has had no meaningful relationship with Mr. Appelbaum and his only contact with other Town officials ended approximately 7 years ago. The email in which Mr. Appelbaum expresses admiration for the quality o... details
  • Jul 10 2017
    2017 Clydesdale Parade information ... details
  • Jul 8 2017
    Please click HERE to view details of this event ... details
  • Mar 27 2017
    Summary of Survey Results Visitors Survey Results Owners Survey Results ... details
  • Feb 14 2017
    Significant changes to policies regarding Trash - please read ... details
  • Dec 13 2016
    Please click here for 2017 Dewey Beach Patrol Tryout Details ... details
  • Sep 26 2016
    It is with a profound sadness that we report that a member of our town hall family has passed away. Penny Garnet began working for the Town of Dewey Beach in 1988. In those 28 years, Penny worked behind the scenes with a low profile managing the town payroll, accounts payables/receivables. Penny was one of those people that quietly and efficiently took care of business at town hall. In a small town office we become intimately involved with in each other s lives. Penny w... details
  • Sep 16 2016
    RFP for Solid Waste and Recylcing Services ... details
  • Sep 6 2016
    Please click HERE to view details for the survey. To go directly to the survey, please click https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/visitdb ... details
  • Aug 18 2016
    Please click on the below document for details: Town of Dewey Beach Notice of Election ... details
  • Mar 23 2016
  • Jan 27 2016
    Please click HERE to view a message from Sussex County Emergency Operations Center. ... details
  • Jan 19 2016
    Please click here to view a letter that has been sent out to all residential rental property owners regarding municipal solid waste and recycling ... details
  • Nov 25 2015
    TOWN OF DEWEY BEACH INVITATION TO BID SOLID WASTE, RECYCLABLE AND BULK WASTE COLLECTION The Town of Dewey Beach invites bids for curbside collection and disposal of recyclable materials, bulk waste disposal, and beach trash, for a three year period beginning April 1, 2016, through March 31, 2019. A copy of the bid specifications may be obtained in the Office of the Town Manager, Town of Dewey Beach, 105 Rodney Avenue, Dewey Beach, 19971. ... details
  • Aug 20 2015
    Attorney General Response ... details
  • Aug 14 2015
    To view details regarding the 2015 Dewey Beach Municipal Election, please click: HERE. ... details
  • Sep 15 2014
    Are you looking for a unique way to celebrate a special occasion, honor a loved one, your family, a friend, your business, or simply share a friendly message with Dewey Beach visitors and residents? The Town of Dewey Beach invites you to participate in the Bench, Sign, and Bike Rack Sponsorship Program. Please click HERE for the form, and more details. ... details