Slaughter Beach Delaware

"A Horseshoe Crab Sanctuary"

A Certified Wildlife Habitat Community

Town Code/Charter

Town Code:

The new Zoning Code was adopted on 1/19/15 Zoning Code. If you would like a printed signed hard copy of the revised code please contact the Town – see contacts tab for address/phone number. The fee for the document is $10.00 plus shipping – if required.


Zoning Map:

Zoning 11×17 Map


Flood Ordinance:

The Flood Ordinance was adopted on 1/19/2015.
Slaughter Beach Flood Damage Reduction Ordinance


New Election Ordinance:

Election ordinance


Town Charter:

Slaughter Beach

§1. Body Corporate.

The inhabitants of the Town of Slaughter Beach, Sussex County, Delaware, are hereby constituted a municipal corporation and body politic. The name and style of said corporation shall be ‘The Town of Slaughter Beach’ by which name the said corporation may sue and be sued, plead and be pleaded, complain, answer and defend in all courts of this State.

Changes have been made to the Charter.  The changes have been passed and signed by the Govenor: Charter-amendment_final-approved_5_8_15   Here is the entire unchanged charter, please note the changes have not been made in this Town Charter in PDF format.


 

Town Comprehensive Land Use Plan – Once you open the CLUP below in Adobe, you will need to rotate the view clockwise to read it properly from time to time.

Slaughter Beach FINAL Comprehensive Plan certified Feb 19 2008