Magnolia

Delaware

Public Notice and Agenda for 12/10/2018

Date Posted: Thursday, November 29th, 2018

The Town of Magnolia, Delaware is considering making an application for a long-term, low-interest loan in the sum of $1,500,000, which is available through Delaware Division of Public Health’s Office of Drinking Water and DNREC’s Environmental Finance Section. This loan would be used to upgrade and replace certain sections of primary water supply pipes within the area serviced with water by the Town of Magnolia. Duffield Associates would provide technical support to the project. Town residents and other water service clients of the Town may attend a public meeting on Monday, December 10, 2018 at 6:00 pm at the Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company, 2 North Main Street, Magnolia, DE 19962 to discuss and comment on the plan. Town Council will be in attendance, as well as representatives of Duffield Associates. For additional information, please contact James Frazier, Mayor of the Town of Magnolia, at 302-943-0934 or at jrfcrm4@gmail.com. NOTE: The […]



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No Election in Magnolia in 2019

Date Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2018

November 13, 2018 Incumbent Scott Fowler was the only person who met the November 12th deadline to file to run for the two eligible Town Council seats, so no election will be held in January 2019. Scott will assume a new two-year term in February 2019 and the remaining Council seat has a pending appointment in place for March 2019.



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Sad News in Magnolia

Date Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2018

The Town of Magnolia extends its condolences to the family of Dan Flynn, former Mayor of Magnolia, who passed away on October 9, 2018. His passing marks the third former Mayor we have lost over the last year. Shirley Jarrell died in March of 2018 and Ted Barwinski died in October 2017. Magnolia residents owe each of them a debt of gratitude for their many years of service to the Town.



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Comprehensive Plan Update for 2019

Date Posted: Saturday, September 15th, 2018

Magnolia’s 2009 Comprehensive Plan is due for an update in 2019, and the Town Planning Commission has produced revised Plan Recommendations, which will be shared at an open Town meeting on October 8, 2018. Details of that meeting were mailed out to residents shortly after September 15. In the meantime, copies of the documents that will be presented that evening can be reviewed in advance in the Town Comprehensive Plan section of our website.



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Magnolia Joins National Flood Insurance Program

Date Posted: Friday, May 18th, 2018

The Town received notice from FEMA that, effective April 5, 2018, its application to join the National Flood Insurance Program was approved. This means that town residents who desire to purchase flood insurance may do so through insurance agents or brokers licensed to do business in the State of Delaware. Per FEMA documentation, the Town of Magnolia is not located in a flood plain, but residents wishing to purchase the insurance may still do so. There is a 30-day waiting period after your date of purchase for the policy to become effective. Additional information, such as our notification letter and the FEMA Policy Issuance can be found under the Town’s website dropdown link entitled National Flood Insurance Program.



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