Alderman Court


The duty of the Alderman and Assistant Alderman is to enforce all laws enacted for the government of the Town and to carry into effect all orders and directions of the Town Council made pursuant to any law of this State, and to carry into effect any ordinance which the Town Council may legally make or establish. The Alderman and the Assistant Alderman are nominated by the Governor, confirmed by the Senate and are under the jurisdiction of the Chief Justice of the State of Delaware.

Availability of Alderman Judges

Alderman Judges are not available at all times. You must contact the Court Clerk at (302) 537-3891 to schedule an appearance before the Alderman for one of the following times:
  • Monday at 8:00 am
  • Wednesday at 8:00 am
  • Friday at 7:00 pm
  • Saturday at 8:00 am