Important 2017 Election Information





All candidates for Town Commissioner shall file their notice of intention to seek office with the Town Manager or Mayor of the Town of Henlopen Acres on or before 4:30 p.m. on Friday, July 14, 2017.


For the election of 2017, voters will be electing three candidates to the Board of Commissioners for three year terms.  The Charter of the Town of Henlopen Acres requires that a majority of Commissioners be bona fide residents of the Town.  There is no maximum limit of resident Commissioners. A minimum of one resident Commissioner will be elected this year.  Accordingly, prospective candidates will be requested to file their intent to run as a resident or nonresident Commissioner.


The annual election for the Town of Henlopen Acres will be held on Saturday, August 26, 2017.  Polls will be open from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon at Town Hall, 104 Tidewaters, Henlopen Acres, DE.  Anyone interested in obtaining an absentee ballot packet should contact Town Hall (302-227-6411).  The deadline for requesting an absentee ballot to be sent by mail is Tuesday, August 22, 2017 not later than 4:30 p.m.  Absentee ballots must be received at Town Hall no later than 12:00 noon on Saturday, August 26, 2017.



Thomas A. Roth

Town Manager