Town Hall Re-opens to the Public – 6/8/20

Date Posted: Tuesday, June 23rd, 2020

The Town Hall is now open for public entry.  In an effort to stop the spread of COVID-19, the public is required to wear a cloth face covering and sanitize hands prior to conducting business with the staff. The drive-thru window remains open for the public’s convenience.


Selbyville Water Department – TTHM Exceedance

Date Posted: Friday, March 19th, 2021

Although the Town of Selbyville’s last quarterly sample (78ppb) was below the maximum allowable level (80ppb), the entire four quarter average (83ppb) is slightly above the maximum allowable level.  A full notice with additional information is below: TTHM Violation


3/6/21 – Election Results

Date Posted: Saturday, March 6th, 2021

         The results from the March 6, 2021 Municipal Election are below:           Carol R. Cary  –  39 votes           G. Frank Smith III – 68 votes           William A. Thompson – 26 votes           Clarence W. Tingle, Jr. – 71 votes


March 5th is Selbyville Police Department’s 90th Anniversary

Date Posted: Friday, March 5th, 2021

On this date in 1931 the Town of Selbyville officially created the Selbyville Police Department. We were tasked with,” the protection of persons and property, as well as maintaining public peace, preventing crime and promoting public morals”. We are proud of our long histroy of service to our diverse and rapidly growing community, and just as the single officer did back in 1931, we will continue to act with the utmost integrity, holding our members to the hightest ethical standards.          The downtown business district and railroad yard was originally patrolled by town constables, until the creation of the police department. Constable James Johnson was promoted from constable to become the 1st officer. 


Water & Sewer Impact Fee Increase

Date Posted: Thursday, March 4th, 2021

Due to increased costs and repairs the Mayor and Council of the Town of Selbyville voted unanimously to increase the current water and sewer impact fees as follows: Water impact fees from two thousand five hundred dollars ($2500) per equivalent dwelling unit (EDU) to three thousand two hundred fifty dollars ($3,250) per EDU.  Sewer impact fees from two thousand five hundred dollars ($2500) per equivalent dwelling unit (EDU) to three thousand two hundred fifty dollars ($3,250) per EDU.  These new fees become effective March 2, 2021.  All in progress developments and undeveloped lot owners within the corporate limits of the Town of Selbyville will be given a one time opportunity to pay in advance for the impact fees at the old rates providing the form below is submitted by April 2, 2021 to the Town Administrator.  All impact fees will be required to be paid in full no later than […]


Municipal Election 2021

Date Posted: Wednesday, February 17th, 2021

NOTICE TOWN OF SELBYVILLE ELECTION MARCH 6, 2021 There will be an Election Saturday, March 6, 2021 from 11:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. at the Selbyville Town Hall, 1 West Church Street, Selbyville, Delaware. The Election is to fill one (1) Mayor seat for a term of two (2) years which will be March 2021 to March 2023; and two (2) Councilman seats for a term of two (2) years which will be March 2021 to March 2023. Candidates for Mayor are as follows:          Clifton C. Murray Candidates for Councilman are as follows:          Carol R. Cary Frank Smith III          William A. Thompson          Clarence W. Tingle, Jr. Qualifications to vote are as follows:      To have registered with the Town by February 10, 2021, be at least 18 years of age, be a U.S. Citizen, and be a Bona Fide resident of the town. Board of Election […]


Hazard Elimination Program – Lighthouse Road & Hudson Road

Date Posted: Wednesday, January 20th, 2021

Click below to see DelDOT’s Hazard Elimination Program – Task 1 Hazard Elimination Program


2021 Town Election

Date Posted: Monday, January 4th, 2021

TOWN OF SELBYVILLE NOTICE OF TOWN COUNCIL ELECTION NOTICE OF SOLICITATION FOR CANDIDATES     NOTICE OF REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS     The Annual Election for the Town of Selbyville Town Council shall be held in the Selbyville Town Hall, 1 West Church Street, Selbyville, Delaware, on Saturday, March 6, 2021, from 11:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m., prevailing time.   Filing Notice of Candidacy:  A Mayor and two (2) Town Council Members shall be elected, each for a term of two (2) years.  Anyone wishing to file as a candidate for the election must file a written Notice of Candidacy in the Town Hall no later than 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, February 10, 2021.  Forms will be provided to interested parties at the Town Hall.   Candidacy Requirements:  Candidates for the Town Council must meet all the following requirements:  Be at least twenty-one (21) years of age; be a U.S. citizen; and […]


Employment Opportunity

Date Posted: Tuesday, December 8th, 2020

Wastewater Operator The Town of Selbyville has an opportunity for an ambitious person to fill a current vacancy in the Wastewater Department.  The applicant should have a basic knowledge of varied trades and a strong mechanical/plumbing background; be hard working, able to lift heavy objects, climb ladders and be a team player.  A DE Class II wastewater license is required. Candidate must pass a drug test and have a valid and insurable driver’s license. Compensation for basic forty (40) hours of work will be commensurate with your experience and skills.  The licensed operator position requires you to work overtime and to work on alternate weekends and/or holidays.  The Town of Selbyville offers health benefits, paid vacation and holidays, retirement and an education program. Qualified applicants should send their resume and completed application no later than March 1, 2021 to Stacey Long, Town of Selbyville, P.O. Box 106, Selbyville, DE  19975.  […]


Selbyville Public Library – Board of Commissioners Opening

Date Posted: Monday, October 12th, 2020

APPLICATION DEADLINE :  NOVEMBER 10, 2020 Apply online at:  


Cancellation of 2020 Christmas Parade

Date Posted: Friday, October 9th, 2020

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Town of Selbyville has decided to cancel the 2020 Christmas Parade.