Press Releases

Property Tax FY25 Assessments

Attached is the Town of Ocean View’s Fiscal Year 2025 Assessment List. You can view online or in the office. Please click here for tax information. 

Register to Vote for Town Election

Are you new to the Town of Ocean View? You must register to vote in Town Elections...

Candidates for District Four

We are looking for candidates for Town Council District Four to run for election.

Ocean View Blood Drive

Ocean View Blood Drive. Friday, February 23, 2024, 12pm to 5pm at the OV Community Center. 

Propane Generator for Sale

Propane Generator for Sale. Click on picture for details...

Fire & Ice 2024

The Town of Ocean View is a sponsor of the 2024 Fire and Ice Event.

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…

Use of Force Policy

Use of Force Policy

Press Release July 22, 2020

Press Release July 22, 2020