Dewey Beach, Delaware, is named in honor of Admiral Dewey.
The state park stretches between Sussex Shores to the south and Dewey Beach to the north.
Bike Route 1 then proceeds into Dewey Beach, a beach that is well known as a party town.
In Dewey Beach, there was property damage from coastal flooding.
As is the case with most beach areas, Dewey Beach quiets down in the off season.
In June, recently-graduated high school seniors come to Dewey Beach for Senior Week.
Dewey Beach is governed by a Town Council and Mayor.
This award was given only to 12 other locations, one being neighboring Dewey Beach.
Dewey Beach has wanted the speed limit reduced to 25 miles an hour.
In addition, the road between Rehoboth Beach and Dewey Beach was paved.