Ordinances, Town Charter
Village of Arden, Delaware
Here are links to Arden's ordinances, and brief descriptions of each ordinance. Want more info or found a problem? Please contact the Village Secretary at 302 475- 3516.
Ordinances 1 & 2: Arden Safety Code - a summary of the 48 pages covering police, pedestrians, automobiles, bicycles, etc. Ordinance 2 revises the fines in Ordinance One. Sorry, but the full version of Ordinance 1 is not available at the moment but we hope to have it available soon.
Ordinance 3: Transfer of Local Services - Providing for the transfer of certain local service functions from the Village of Arden to New Castle County.
Ordinance 4: Use of the Commons and Forests - To preserve the community forests, greens and other commons, the listed acts are unlawful.
Ordinance 7: Discharging Rifle, Etc., or Other Explosives - No person shall fire or discharge within or into the Village of Arden, any riile, gun, pistol, revolver, or any other appliance, whether projecting or exploding, or ofany explosive nature.
Ordinance 11: Encroachments on the Rights of Way - Residents must refrain from improperly using areas between leaseholds and paved roads or paths, commonly known as the right-of way.
Ordinance 13: Off-Street Parking - Residents are to park on their leaseholds and not in the street.
Ordinance 15: Vacant Dwelling Registration - Dwellings vacant over a year must be registered with the village and pay a registration fee.