has new equipment
The State Street Park has new playground equipment in the tot lot.
There are several picnic tables and benches surrounding the play area.
Delmar Parks & Recreation has also started a renovation project at
the Mason Dixon Complex. Workers are renovating the concession stand
and installing vending machines.
There are also plans to place a pavilion east of the ball field and
To reserve the park, call or visit the Delmar Town Hall.
There is a deposit fee of $25 and if the facility is returned to its
original condition, except for normal use, a refund check in the amount
of $22 will be issued.
Time to spruce up for spring
Spring clean-up is scheduled by the town to encourage residents to
dispose of unwanted items on their property. This year's clean-up
days will be April 24 and 25 in Delmar, Del., and April 27 and 28
in Delmar, Md.
Furniture, appliances without freon, debris, etc., will be picked
up by the town at no extra cost. Appliances with freon can be picked
up for $20 and tires for $2.50 if the costs are paid in advanced at
Big water users, register
Delmar residents who use a high volume of water must register every
year at Delmar Town Hall prior to Aug. 15 to be evaluated for a sewer
charge reduction in the utility bill for June, July and August.
A high volume user would be a customer that has a pool, garden and/or
excessive shrubbery and flowers.
town know about lights
Citizens who observe an inoperable street light may notify Delmar
Town Hall. For a quicker response, they may report it, along with
the 10-digit number on the pole, to Conectiv.
'Adopt a Street' in place
Delmar has introduced a new program to keep the streets of Delmar
clean. "Adopt a Street" is open to any organization or individual
wishing to donate their time to clean up a street.
The town has displayed a sign located at the corner of Pennsylvania
Avenue and State Street to recognize all participants.
The Greater Delmar Chamber of Commerce has adopted East Grove Street
and the Kiwanis Club of Delmar has adopted Railroad Avenue, York Street,
North Second Street and State Street.
Ordinance being revised
The town of Delmar is revising the current sign ordinance. According
to town representatives, the ordinance will promote health, safety
and general welfare of the residents of the town of Delmar.
The new sign ordinance will restrict or eliminate signs "tending to
depreciate the value of property and prevent actual or potential hazards
to pedestrians and motor vehicle operators within the town."
There will be proper notice before this ordinance will be enforced.
Roads to be swept
Wicomico County's Public Works Roads Division will be sweeping the
roads on Monday or Tuesday during the third weeks of May, August and