2020 Residential Parking Permits Are Available

Date Posted: Wednesday, February 5th, 2020

Four convenient ways to purchase permits:  1) Town website by clicking or tapping “Online Payments”, 2) Mail (provide check, mailing address, and quantity), 3) Call Town Hall, and 4) Walk in Town Hall during regular business hours.  Application for Rental License or Non-Rental Declaration must be completed prior to purchasing parking permits. Town Website Click or tap “Online Payments”. Provide your credit card information and mailing address. Permits will be mailed directly to you. Mail a check payable to: Town of South Bethany 402 Evergreen Road, South Bethany, DE 19930 Provide your mailing address and the quantity. Permits will be mailed directly to you. Call (302) 539-3653 ext.518 Provide your credit card information and mailing address. Permits will be mailed directly to you. Walk in Town Hall Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (closed Holidays) Parking Permits $20 EACH Replacement Permits $50 EACH FOUR (4) Permits allowed



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ATTENTION: DNREC Removal of Abandoned Kayaks Along Canal Near Black Gum Drive After February 27, 2020

Date Posted: Friday, February 14th, 2020

DNREC has posted the notice below near the abandoned kayaks along the canal near Black Gum Drive in Cat Hill and will remove the items after February 27, 2020. If you have questions, please contact DNREC at 302-227-2800. February 13, 2020 This land is under the jurisdiction of the State of Delaware’s Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control, Division of Parks and Recreation. The Division of Parks and Recreation is asking that items stored on this property be removed no later than February 27, 2020. After that date the items will be removed. Questions may be directed to Delaware Seashore State Park at 302-227-2800.



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Resolution No. 1-20 Requesting that the Proposed Offshore Wind Project and the Fenwick Island State Park Expansion be Thoroughly Reviewed and Studied in Partnership with Surrounding Coastal Communities

Date Posted: Thursday, February 13th, 2020

Click or tap to open the following PDF: Resolution No. 1-20 Regarding Proposed Offshore Wind Project  



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Public Hearing Notice – Ordinance 198-20 Town Code § 145-9 Vision clearance at corners.

Date Posted: Wednesday, February 5th, 2020

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE FRIDAY, MARCH 13, 2020 (6:00 P.M.) Notice is hereby given by the Town Council of the Town of South Bethany that a Public Hearing will be held in the Town Council Meeting Room at the South Bethany Town Hall on Friday, March 13, 2020, at 6:00 p.m. to no later than 6:30 p.m. to receive public input regarding Ordinance 198-20 to amend the Code of the Town of South Bethany, Chapter 145, Zoning, Article IV, General Provisions, § 145-9 Vision clearance at corners, requiring clear vision for vehicle traffic at corner lots. This ordinance is available for review at the South Bethany Town Hall, 402 Evergreen Road, during regular business hours or by clicking or tapping the link below. The Regular Town Council Meeting will be held immediately following the Public Hearing. First Reading Ordinance 198-20



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DNREC’s 31st Annual Beach Grass Planting and Information about Beach and Dune Preservation

Date Posted: Monday, February 3rd, 2020

DNREC’s 31st Annual Beach Grass Planting Scheduled for March 21! The 2020 beach grass planting will take place on Saturday, March 21, from 9 a.m. to Noon. Due to overwhelming response from volunteers, registration is now full!  However, it is possible that groups will cancel or other areas may open up.  If you wish to be placed on our waiting list, please sign up at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/JMVYSB2 If you have any questions or wish to be put on the email list to receive more information about the next beach grass planting, please email Jennifer Pongratz at Jennifer.Pongratz@delaware.gov. Volunteers are the backbone of Delaware’s shoreline stabilization. Every spring since 1990, many dedicated volunteers have stabilized Delaware’s sand dunes by planting more than 5 million stems of Cape American beachgrass along ocean and bay beaches. Sand dunes are more than beautiful! Sand dunes provide protection against damaging coastal storms by absorbing wave energy. Sand dunes […]



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FEMA Notice: This Notice to FIRM User revises the Sussex County, Delaware and Incorporated Areas FIRM Panels, Flood Insurance Study Reports, FIRM Database, and NHFL to incorporate the March 16, 2015, study data within the Town of South Bethany.

Date Posted: Tuesday, January 28th, 2020

Click or tap to open the following PDF: FEMA Notice to Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM) User



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Invitation to Bid – Request for Beach Concession Bid Sale of Food and Drink

Date Posted: Friday, January 17th, 2020

INVITATION TO BID TOWN OF SOUTH BETHANY BID NO. 20-04 REQUEST FOR BEACH CONCESSION BID SALE OF FOOD AND DRINK The Town of South Bethany, 402 Evergreen Road, South Bethany, DE 19930, (302-539-3653) will receive sealed proposals from applicants qualified to operate a beach concession until 10:00 a.m. (EST) on Monday, February 24, 2020, at the above address. The beach concession will be awarded to one (1) concessionaire under the following conditions: (a) Concessionaire will have the exclusive right to operate the concession on the beach in South Bethany from the Saturday of Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day for the summer season of 2020. (b) The beach concessionaire will be limited to selling the products listed in the specifications and during the hours listed. Concessionaire must adhere to the guidelines outlined in the specifications. (c) The bid will include the amount of the fee to be paid to the […]



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Mediacom Public Forum Saturday, April 4, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Date Posted: Thursday, January 9th, 2020

Mediacom Public Forum The Town of South Bethany will be hosting a public forum for Residents and Property Owners of South Bethany to meet with representatives from Mediacom on Saturday, April 4, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Town Hall. NOTE: This forum is not a public meeting of the Town Council and the discussion topic will only entail Mediacom and its services. The meeting will not be audiotaped, nor will meeting minutes be taken. 



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Invitation to Bid – Bristol Road Street Improvements

Date Posted: Thursday, January 2nd, 2020

BID NO. 20-02 ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS Sealed bids will be received by the Town of South Bethany, Delaware (herein called the “OWNER”) at the office of the Mayor and Council, Town Hall, 402 Evergreen Rd, South Bethany, DE 19930 until 2:00 p.m. local time on Monday, February 3, 2020, and then publicly opened and read aloud at this date and time. BRISTOL ROAD STREET IMPROVEMENTS CONTRACT DURATION: 45 CALENDAR DAYS Work consists of Mobilization, Removal and Disposal, approximately 1,400 square yards of 1.5-inch taper milling, 1,600 square yards of 2-inch bituminous asphalt surface course, 800 square yards of paving fabric parking, and 50 square yards of bituminous asphalt leveling course. All quantities are approximate. Contract documents may be examined at the offices of the Mayor and Council, Town Hall, 402 Evergreen Rd, South Bethany, DE 19930 and George, Miles & Buhr, LLC, 400 High Street, Seaford, Delaware. Copies of the […]



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Invitation to Bid – Dune Walkway Replacements (Pre-Bid Meeting January 9, 2020, at 1 p.m.)

Date Posted: Thursday, January 2nd, 2020

BID NO. 20-03 INVITATION TO BID ENGINEER: GEORGE, MILES & BUHR, LLC 206 WEST MAIN STREET SALISBURY, MARYLAND 21801 PHONE: 410-742-3115 OWNER: TOWN OF SOUTH BETHANY 402 EVERGREEN ROAD SOUTH BETHANY, DE 19930 PHONE: 302-539-3653 You are invited to bid on a project to perform DUNE WALKWAY REPLACEMENTS, NORTH 6TH STREET, SOUTH 6TH STREET, & INDIAN STREET in the Town of South Bethany, Delaware. A pre-bid meeting will be held at the Town of South Bethany Office at 402 Evergreen Road on JANUARY 9, 2020, at 1:00 p.m., (local time) to allow Contractors an opportunity to obtain information on the project from the Engineer and the Owner. The TOWN OF SOUTH BETHANY (Owners) will receive bids until 3:00 p.m. on FEBRUARY 3, 2020, at their office at 402 Evergreen Road in South Bethany. Physical Address: 402 Evergreen Road, South Bethany, DE 19930. Attn: Maureen Hartman. Bids must be honored for […]



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