Due to the public health threat of COVID-19, Town of South Bethany public buildings are closed to the public through May 15, 2020, and the beaches within the Town shall be CLOSED for ALL purposes. Our staff is available via telephone or email during normal business hours to answer questions and provide needed services. There is no disruption in Police Department service. More Info

Local Links

Information to Report Algae Blooms (click on the following link and then scroll to the bottom of DNREC’s web page): http://www.dnrec.delaware.gov/swc/Shoreline/Pages/Macroalgae.aspx


FEMA’s National Flood Hazard Layer (Official)


Delaware Flood Planning Tool


FloodSmart.gov (The official site of the NFIP)


Mapquest – Map of South Bethany: Click here to view map


Smart911: www.smart911.com


State of Delaware: https://delaware.gov/


Free Boating Safety Course by BoatUS Foundation at http://www.boatus.org


Boating Safety Course ($29.50) and Handbook of Delaware Boating Laws and Responsibilities at https://www.boat-ed.com/delaware.


Center for the Inland Bays: www.inlandbays.org/


What is Recyclable in Delaware?


The News Journal: www.delawareonline.com


Coastal Point: www.coastalpoint.com


Sussex County: www.sussexcountyde.gov


Artesian Water: http://www.artesianwater.com/


Sharp Energy: http://www.sharpenergy.com/


Bethany-Fenwick Chamber: www.bethany-fenwick.org


The Wave Newspaper: www.delawarewave.com


Delaware Beachcomber: https://www.delmarvanow.com/section/ENTERTAINMENT/


Bethany Beach Volunteer Fire Co.: www.bethanybeachfire.com/


Bethany Beach Volunteer Fire Co. Donation Page: www.bethanybeachfire.com/page/donations


General Code of the Town of South Bethany


Assawoman Canal Dredging Project http://www.dnrec.delaware.gov/Assawoman/Pages/default.aspx


Broadband in Delaware www.broadband.delaware.gov


Assawoman Canal Trail Concept Plan http://www.dnrec.delaware.gov/parks/Information/Pages/Assawoman-Canal-Trail-Concept-Plan.aspx


Delaware Solid Waste Authority (DSWA): www.dswa.com


DART Bus Stops: http://www.deldot.gov/map/index.shtml?tab=DARTBusStop


DART Beach Bus Service