Employment Opportunities

Date Posted: Tuesday, January 8th, 2019

Now accepting applications for full and part-time Certified Police Officers and Seasonal Employment in Public Works, Beach Patrol (Lifeguards), and Police Department. Visit our Employment page for details.



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Ordinance 194-19 Adopted March 8, 2019

Date Posted: Monday, March 11th, 2019

Click or tap to open the following PDF: Ordinance 194-19 Adopted March 8, 2019 PUBLIC NOTICE Notice is hereby given by the Town Council of the Town of South Bethany that Ordinance No. 194-19, to amend the Code of South Bethany Chapter 94, Parking, §§ 94-6 and 94-7 to end the Town’s dual system permits, eliminate nontransferable permits and transferable permits and set up one type of residential permit, and include obtaining parking permits online through the South Bethany website, was adopted at the March 8, 2019, Town Council Meeting. This ordinance is available for review at the Town Hall during regular business hours or on the Town website (southbethany.delaware.gov) under News & Notices.



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Planning Commission Vacancies

Date Posted: Thursday, March 7th, 2019

Two potential vacancies are upcoming on the Planning Commission (PC) in April, as two members’ terms are expiring. In the interest of encouraging more citizen participation in town affairs, we are publicizing these potential vacancies as widely as possible to town residents. Terms are for (2) two years and the Planning Commission meets bi-monthly or (6) six meetings a year. Members may also be asked to participate in studies and report on their findings. There are also occasional hearings on land use issues like lot partitioning or lot separation. A major responsibility of the Planning Committee is to prepare the town’s ten-year Comprehensive Plan for approval by the Town Council and ultimately by the Governor. The last ten-year Comprehensive Plan was approved in 2016. The Commission also periodically, with the cooperation of the Town Manager, provides information on the status of the goals in the plan to the Town Council. […]



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Notice of Solicitation of Candidates for Town Council Members

Date Posted: Wednesday, March 6th, 2019

TOWN OF SOUTH BETHANY NOTICE OF SOLICITATION OF CANDIDATES Charter §C-5 Town Council The South Bethany 2019 Election will be held in at Town Hall, 402 Evergreen Road, South Bethany, Delaware on Saturday, May 25, 2019 from 9am – 3pm. Four (4) Town Council Members shall be elected. Three seats are a two-year term and one seat is a one-year term. Terms will begin on June 1, 2019. Applications for Candidacy are available beginning March 11, 2019 and can be filed no later than 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 10, 2019. Applications are available at Town Hall, e-mail townhall@southbethany.org, or by calling (302) 539-3653. Charter §C-5 Town Council B. Qualifications. [Amended 4-6-2004 by Senate Bill No. 203, Delaware State Senate, 142nd General Assembly] (1) General qualifications. A candidate for the office of Town Councilmember or Mayor shall be a natural person at least twenty-one (21) years of age, a citizen of […]



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Third Reading Ordinance 194-19

Date Posted: Friday, March 1st, 2019

The third reading of Ordinance 194-19 will be held at the March 8, 2019, Town Council Regular Meeting. Click or tap here: Third Reading Ordinance 194-19



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Tax Assessment Notice

Date Posted: Friday, March 1st, 2019

The Town of South Bethany elects to use the assessment and supplementary assessments for property situated in town as established annually or quarterly by Sussex County Board of Assessment for their taxation for Fiscal Year 2020 (May 1, 2019 to April 30, 2020). Requested Sussex County assessments will be based on assessments as of March 1, 2019.



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Broken water pipe? Contact Artesian

Date Posted: Friday, February 8th, 2019

Artesian’s Customer Service Number 302-453-6930 To report a broken water pipe, please call Artesian’s Customer Service Number: 302-453-6930. You will need to give the Customer Service Representative the property address. Artesian’s inspector will go to the property and take care of the issue. Please note, Town Staff is not permitted to access private properties. To avoid frozen water pipes, please properly winterize your home. You can also call Artesian’s Customer Service Number for any Artesian questions or concerns.



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June 30 Celebration – 50 Year Anniversary for the Incorporation of the Town of South Bethany

Date Posted: Wednesday, February 6th, 2019

Click or tap here to open a PDF of the below flyer



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First Reading: Ordinance 194-19

Date Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2019

Notice is hereby given by the Town Council of the Town of South Bethany that the first reading of Ordinance No. 194-19, to amend the Code of the Town of South Bethany Chapter 94, Parking, §§ 94-6 and 94-7 to end the Town’s dual system permits, eliminate nontransferable permits and transferable permits and set up one type of residential permit, and include obtaining parking permits online through the South Bethany website will be held at the Town Council Regular Meeting on Friday, February 8, 2019, at 5:30 p.m. at the South Bethany Town Hall. This ordinance is available for review at the South Bethany Town Hall, 402 Evergreen Road, during regular business hours or by opening the following link: Click or Tap Here: First Reading – Ordinance 194-19



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2019 Solid Waste Collection Calendar

Date Posted: Wednesday, December 26th, 2018

Click or tap here – 2019 Trash, Recycling, Yard Waste, & Bulk Trash Collection Calendar  



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