Public Notices

Spring & Summer Park Events

See what's happening in your Town this spring and summer season... click here!

Flood Safety Toolkit 2024

New from FEMA for 2024, Flood Safety Toolkit.

Lord Baltimore SRO Presentation

Download the presentation given to the IRSD Finance Committee on January 8, 2024 by the Town Manager, Carol Houck. Click on picture to download...

OVPD Receives 2023 Gold Level Recognition

For the fourth year in a row, Gold Level Recognition for Excellence in Policy Development and Training. This award is the highest level of recognition currently offered by Lexipol.

Extra Mile Day 2023

Extra Mile Day where we shine a light on and celebrate employees, volunteers, and organization that go the extra mile.

Know Your Zone

Hurricane Season is upon us, know your evacuation zone...

Senior Check-In Program

Living alone can be tough for seniors, many have no family near by to check on them... join our Senior Check In Program!


The Town of Ocean View received distinguished award for its budget!

School Resource Officer Update

Help support the continuation of the SRO program at Lord Baltimore School...

Your Town, "At A Glance" 2023

Read about your Town of Ocean View and the services available in 2023.

Watch OV TV!

The Town of Ocean View launched its first Government Access Channel, OVTV (Ocean View TV) found on Mediacom channels 78 and 818.  The channels are available only to properties within the corporate limits of the Town.  Please tune in regularly to sta…

Sussex County Reassessment Update

The latest update on the Sussex County countywide reassessment...

Open Space Purchase!

Ocean View, Delaware - Taking the Recommendations of our 2020 Comprehensive Planning Process Seriously!Open Space Purchase!After 8 months of engagement with the property owners, the Town of Ocean View has approved the purchase of 4 acres along the A…

Woodland Avenue Annexation

Full Annexation Report found here!

MEDIACOM Franchise Facts

The Cable franchise that the Town of Ocean View has with Mediacom relates solely to Cable TV. Please read the facts...

Accreditation Announcment

Congratulations! Ocean View Police Department awarded Delaware Police Accreditation!

Natelli Communities, LP Partners with Town of Ocean View

Town of Ocean View, Delaware News ReleaseMay 11, 2021Ocean View, DE:    Natelli Communities, LP Partners with Town of Ocean View for the Benefit of Special Olympics Delaware & Community!Following a year of engagement and education on how to buil…

Communication and Outreach Improvements

Town of Ocean View, Delaware News ReleaseMay 11, 2021Ocean View, DE:    COMMUNICATION AND OUTREACH IMPROVEMENTS             Improved Website, Launch of OVTV 78/818 Government Access Channel and Domain change to .GOVTown Manager Carol Houck announced…

Ocean View's Hidden Heroes

Fire Hydrant Project Upgrade

FY22 Budget Message


FY22 Budget Presentation


Ocean View on the Move

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Notice of Election Cancellation

TOWN OF OCEAN VIEW PUBLIC NOTICENOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN BY the Board of Supervisors of Elections in the Town of Ocean View that Donald Walsh, District 4, ran unopposed and is elected to the Council of the Town of Ocean View as of March 12, 2020. The …

Draft #2 FY22 Budget


FY22 Property Tax Assessment Lists

FISCAL YEAR 2022 ASSESSMENT LISTThe Town of Ocean View’s Fiscal Year 2022 Assessment List is available for public inspection in the lobby of the Ocean View Administrative Offices located in the Wallace A. Melson Municipal Complex (201 Central Avenue…

Corporal Harrington receives award

Corporal Nicholas Harrington of the Ocean View Police Department received the Robert J. Seinsoth Memorial Award as the 2020 Delaware Crime Stoppers Law Enforcement Officer of the Year at the Delaware Crime Stoppers Award ceremony on January 27th, in…

Solicitation of Candidates for District 4

TOWN OF OCEAN VIEW NOTICE OF SOLICITATION OF CANDIDATES The Town of Ocean View will elect a Councilperson from District 4 for 3-year term beginning April 2021.                    …

Voter Registration Notice

TOWN OF OCEAN VIEW PUBLIC NOTICE Any residents who wish to vote in the annual municipal election April 10, 2021 must register with the Town The qualifications for Ocean View voters are:  Minimum age of 18 years; Citizen of the Un…

New! Pay Your Water Bill Online!

In our efforts to enhance the customer experience and provide flexible and more useful payment options, the Town of Ocean View in partnership with Middlesex Water Company is introducing a quick and convenient way to pay your water bill online.  …

Interested in an Appointment to a Board or Commission?

Planning and Zoning Commission. The Planning and Zoning Commission shall consist of five members. All members shall be residents of the Town. No voting member shall be a candidate for, a candidate-elect to, or incumbent in any elected…