Charter & Code

The Town Charter and accompanying Code of the Town of Henlopen Acres permits the inhabitants to govern themselves by such ordinances, rules, resolutions and regulations for municipal purposes as they, through their duly elected officers and agents, may deem proper and not in conflict with the provisions of this Charter of government, nor with the Constitution and Laws of the State of Delaware, or of the United States.

The Code of the Town of Henlopen Acres as it appears on the General Code website (link above) is updated annually. Below are amendments to the Code since the last update.

Ordinance to Amend Chapter 130 Related to Cooking Facilities 10132017– This Ordinance amends Chapter 130 such that certain cooking facilities contiguous to the principal dwelling and not visible from the street are permitted.