City Announcements Related to COVID-19

All City of Dover buildings are closed to the public. Additional service changes and announcements can be found below. We apologize for the inconvenience.


City Clerk's Office: 

     March 23, 2020 - AGENDAS AND MEETING CANCELLATIONS -  Meetings and Agendas 
    March 23, 2020 -
FOIA NOTICEState of Emergency Declaration amends Freedom Of Information Act Guidelines  
Change to FOIA During State of Emergency Declaration

City Manager's Office Announcements
  All general closings of facilities and general messaging from the City Manager  
    March 23, 2020   
City facilities are closed; notice can be found here

Community Letter from Mayor Robin R. Christiansen and City Manager Donna S. Mitchell
March 21, 2020  A letter to you regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in our community Letter to our community

Department of Public Works
:   Trash Recycling and Yard Waste notices
March 26, 2020    Information regarding your trash, recycling, cancelling of yard waste pick up and Spring Clean Up 
                                      Sanitation and Yard waste pick up information

      March 22, 2020   Trash and recycling will be picked up on schedule. NO bulk trash will be picked up and NO yard waste will be picked up. 
March 21, 202  Changes made for yard waste collection, street sweeping and Spring Clean Up.  Service Adjustments
No bulk household trash will be picked up.

March 21, 2020    Notice Announces the postponement of Spring Cleanup.

Electric Department: 
  To schedule site inspections, disconnects etc - for information on your utility bill please scroll down to the Utility and Billing information post
       March 27, 2020   Contact information and instructions on scheduling during the COVID-19 Electric Department Procedure

Fire Marshal's Office:
Information pertaining to the City of Dover Fire Marshal's Office changes in procedure due to COVID-19
        MARCH 27, 2020  For information on plan review, DAC, Fire permits, Fire Alarm testing, sprinkler systems and more Changes for Fire Marshal


Human Resources: Information for our Human Resources Department pertaining to contacting them
       March 30, 2020 
If you need to contact Human Resources Department Contacting HR during COVID19

Library: Dover Public Library Service Changes
        March 30, 2020 CLICK HERE for Library closure information

Parks and Recreation
Information pertaining to Parks and the Playgrounds
       March 30, 2020    All playgrounds closed for the Dover Parks  Playground Closure
      March 30, 2020   Soccer Information Click here


Planning, Inspections and Code Enforcement:  Information regarding ongoing operations for contractors, landlords etc
       March 30, 2020  How to schedule an inspection, submit permits or plans and additional contact information - Planning and Inspections Information  
       March 30, 2020  Upcoming Mtg Cancellations Board of Adjustment Historic District and Planning Commission Meeting Cancellations
 Project Applicants for Planning/Zoning and Land Use Planning Zoning and Land Use

Police Department: Changes at Dover Police Department to protect our community and staff 
 March 30, 2020    Information regarding Dover PD Police Information
March 30, 2020    How to report a crime online Online reporting

Tax Assessor's Office:
  Information for senior and Disability Applications and for Attorney's Needing Deed Stamps
 March 23, 2020       Tax Office Seniors/Disability/Deed and Appeals information

Utility and Billing Information for Electric and Water Accounts from Customer Service

     March 30, 2020 
Drive thru hours New days and hours for drive thru
     March 30, 2020 
If you need to have service connected  How to set up new service
     March 30, 2020 
Information updated for electric/water/utility bills Updated disconnect notice 3/30/2020
March 21, 2020 Information regarding your electric and water bill can be found here Utility Bill Information

Staff Messages:
       March 22, 2020 - Staff Message - Amended staffing schedule is in effect.  If you need to report to work, you will be contacted by your supervisor. 

For continuous coverage of the latest news of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Delaware please visit the State's official page here State of Delaware Coronavirus (COVID-19) this page is run and updated by the State of Delaware. We are linking to it in order for you to have information that may directly impact you, quickly available, in one area. For any issues pertaining to the state's website please contact the State of Delaware.