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Sussex County Council approved a plan Tuesday to regulate housing density near state tidal wetlands.

Sussex County Council approved its new Comprehensive Plan Tuesday.


Sussex County’s annual holiday food drive is underway this year.


The “Pack the Pod” drive is connected to the county’s annual Caroling on The Circle event - now in its 35th year.

Sussex County Council approved $450,000 Tuesday to help purchase and preserve more than 30 acres of open space.

The land is located off Route 9 near Cool Spring. It's mostly fielded with a woodland edge and a small creek running alongside the planned state trail system that will connect Lewis and Georgetown.

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Sussex County voters elected two new Republican faces to serve on County Council.

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The Sussex County Council approved a new “special events” ordinance this week.


A big night in Thursday’s primaries in the race for two Sussex County Council seats.

Sussex County has approved a $125,000 grant to the Town of Delmar for infrastructure upgrades.


Photo courtesy of Ellen Magee

The owner and operator of Magee Farms in Williamsville and Lewes is tossing her hat into the ring for a seat on Sussex County Council.

Sussex County Council has signed off on next year’s budget.

Council voted unanimously Tuesday to approve a $177.5 million spending plan for Fiscal Year 2019.