Beach replenishment for Bethany Beach, originally estimated to begin prior to the start of the 2023 summer season, is now expected to begin in either May or June.
The overall project to replenish all the Delaware beaches was scheduled to start in late March, but has been delayed due to a scheduling conflict with the contractor who is completing a similar project on the New Jersey shore. Replenishment will begin in Rehoboth Beach and move southward with completion in the Town of Fenwick Island.
Bethany Beach's replenishment will take place from Third Street to Wellington Parkway, and in South Bethany, from North Fifth Street to the north end of Fenwick Island State Park.
The Town of Bethany Beach will provide project updates on the town…