News Releases and Announcements

March 18, 2020

Up-to-date information as it relates to County government operations and the COVID-19 outbreak

March 12, 2020

Delaware Division of Public Health provides latest information on the viral outbreak affecting the nation, globe

March 24, 2020

County Council, Planning & Zoning Commission, and Board of Adjustment meetings to continue, as needed, to conduct general business and other matters

March 23, 2020

Annual event called off in wake of the COVID-19 outbreak and Delaware’s ongoing state of emergency

March 18, 2020

Changes take effect Thursday, March 19 to safeguard public, employees as pandemic concerns grow nationwide

March 16, 2020

Council session on Tuesday, March 17 shifts to noon start, will limit public attendance

March 15, 2020

Decision follows earlier suspension of programs in response to growing COVID-19 outbreak in Delaware

March 13, 2020

Action taken as precautionary measure as Delaware public health officials respond to COVID-19

March 13, 2020

Concerns about COVID-19 outbreak in Delaware prompts officials to take precautionary step

March 10, 2020

Jamie S. Whitehouse takes over to lead department of nearly a dozen employees focused on zoning, land use

March 4, 2020

Presentation March 16 will focus on transportaiton services that allow seniors and others freedom to move about their daily lives in Sussex County

February 11, 2020

Learn more about what you can do to ensure Delaware Counts in the decennial process

January 15, 2020

Presentation Jan. 27 will focus on services and resources available to veterans here in Sussex County and throughout Delaware

January 13, 2020

Holiday celebrates birth and legacy of civil rights pioneer; all offices re-open Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020

January 7, 2020

Advanced life support service only the second in Delaware to earn among highest marks for pre-hospital care

January 7, 2020

Michael Vincent re-appointed president for 10th year in a row; Irwin 'I.G.' Burton III retains vice president post