Posted on: July 25, 2017

Budget Central 2018

Budget-Cental

This page serves as a repository for all items related to the 2018 budget process and allows Mayor & Council, staff, and Newark residents to enjoy “one stop shopping” for all current budget information.

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Posted on: July 18, 2017

Public Workshops Scheduled for Citizen Input on Stormwater Project at Former Rodney Dorm Site

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Public Notice: Public Workshops Scheduled for Citizen Input on Stormwater Project at Former Rodney Dorm Site

Newark, DE - As part of the robust public participation program supporting the redevelopment of the former Caesar Rodney Residence Hall Co...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 12, 2017

Academy Street Restoration, Road Closures and Detours

Academy Street Restoration and Detours

The City’s 2017 Street Improvement Program includes functional and structural repaving of 22 Newark streets segments consisting of curb replacement, catch basin repair, ADA curb ramp installation, milling, hot mix patching and resurfacing. Acade...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 12, 2017

City of Newark to Bolster Fire Prevention Efforts with FM Global Grant

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The City of Newark was recently awarded a $1,680 fire prevention grant from FM Global, one of the world's largest commercial property insurers. The award will be used to assist with fire prevention activities to help educate the community and red...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 10, 2017

Public Notice: 2017 Water Main Flushing

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The Public Works and Water Resources Department will begin its 2017 water main flushing program on Monday, July 17, 2017. Water main flushing is necessary to test the hydrants to ensure adequate flow and pressure is available. Additionally, flushing also ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 30, 2017

Online Access to Newark City Council Meetings Increases

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In an effort to maintain open access to local government, the City of Newark has partnered with Livestream to increase options for viewing Council meetings online. This partnership enhances current online access to live council meetings via Facebook Live,...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 19, 2017

Newark Police Department Partners with MedicAlert Foundation

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Newark Police Department Partners with MedicAlert Foundation to Provide Free Medical IDs and Services to Community Members At-Risk for Wandering

Newark, DE - The Newark Police Department (NPD), in partnership with MedicAlert Foundation, announced the imple...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 19, 2017

Intermittent Lane Closures - Main Street

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The City’s contractor, Blue Hen Utilities, will be reconductoring Main Street from South Chapel Street to South Main Street. The work involves replacing insulators and installing larger wires. The left lane from South Chapel to South Main Street...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 14, 2017

City of Newark Implements Changes for Visitors to Municipal Building

City of Newark Municipal Building

With a continued focus on its commitment to service excellence, the City of Newark recently modified the layout of the municipal building to better serve its customers. The Planning and Development Department was relocated to the first floor, effectively ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 13, 2017

Road Closures - East Park Place and South Chapel Street

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The City of Newark’s contractor, Corrado Construction, will be closing portions of East Park Place and South Chapel Street for a planned water main replacement project. East Park Place will be closed from Manual Street to South Chapel Street and...

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Press Releases

Posted on: April 4, 2017

Phone Scam Alert

Cell Phone Receiving an Unknown Call

Utility phone scams are being reported in the area. If you have questions regarding a phone call you receive from the City, please hang up and call back at 302-366-7000.

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Posted on: February 23, 2017

Green Wednesday’s are back!

Green Wednesday Yard Waste Collection

Use your City-issued yard waste bin to fill with acceptable yard waste and put it out for pick up every Wednesday.

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Posted on: January 27, 2017

Aetna

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Interested in serving the Newark community as a firefighter? Volunteer with Aetna Hose, Hook and Ladder, which has served Newark neighborhoods since 1888.

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Posted on: January 27, 2017

Cleveland Avenue Improvement Task Force

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During 2016, the Newark Traffic Committee’s Cleveland Avenue Task Force, in partnership with DelDOT, performed a review of the Cleveland Avenue corridor with the goal of identifying improvements that would reduce congestion and improve safety.

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Posted on: January 27, 2017

Downtown Newark Parking Info

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Downtown Newark has so much to offer. Visit our parking page to learn about rates and availability, view our interactive parking map and review the latest information on proposals for expansion.

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Posted on: January 27, 2017

Parking Tickets

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Need to pay or appeal a parking ticket? Use the City of Newark Parking portal to manage your account and make payments.

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Posted on: January 27, 2017

Water Quality Report

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As a result of City of Newark's regular sampling and testing program, we are proud to report Newark meets or exceeds the water quality standards of the Delaware Division of Public Health Office of Drinking Water and the Environmental Protection Agency.

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Posted on: July 25, 2017

Missing Person

S. Meyer

GOLD ALERT

 

July
25, 2017– The Newark Police Department is currently attempting to locate Sarah Meyer, a 33 year old female, whowas last seen in the area of Leeds Lane, Newark on 7...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: July 20, 2017

UPDATE CANCELLED Gold Alert: Missing Newark Man

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***CANCELLED - Subject located safely****

GOLD ALERT

July 20, 2017– The Newark Police are currently searching for Kenneth Chinski a 51-year-old male missing from Newark. Kenneth was last seen by family members on July 12, 2017 at 7:30 a.m.&nbs...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: July 15, 2017

Armed Robbery Investigation

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July
15, 2017 – The Newark Police Department is investigating an armed robbery thatoccurred on 7/15/17 at approximately 2:30am in the area of S. Chapel Street and
Continental Avenue.  The two victims, who are both 20 year old Universityof D...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: July 13, 2017

Updated: Missing Person Located

E. Miller

Update: July 14, 2017 - Erin Leigh Miller was located by police and is in good condition.

GOLD ALERT

 

July
13, 2017– The Newark Police Department and theSouthern Chester County Regional Police Department are currently...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: July 7, 2017

Crash Investigation

UPDATE:

July
7, 2017 at 9:45pm- The Newark Police Department continues to investigate a crash involving a pedestrian who was struck by a vehicle onElkton Road in the area of Otts Chapel Road.  The initial investigation
has determined that the ...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: July 7, 2017

Update: Missing Newark Woman Located

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GOLD ALERT CANCELED

July 7, 2017- Celestine Elterich returned home and is in good condition.

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GOLDALERT

July 7, 2017– The Newark Police are currently searching for Celestine Elterich a 24 year old fema...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: July 5, 2017

Vehicle Tire Slashings

For Immediate Release

By Authority of: Deputy
Chief Kevin Feeney

Contact: Lieutenant FredNelson

302-366-7100 x3119Frederick.Nelson@cj.state.de.us

 

July 5, 2017 – The Newark Police Department is investigating
a series ...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: June 30, 2017

Accidental Discharge of a Firearm with Injury

Incident Type: Accidental Discharge of a Firearm with Injury

Location: Unit block Thorn Lane, Newark

On 6/29/17 at 6:43 PM, a male subject was inside his residence, attempting to connect an accessory to a semi-automatic handgun. The subject reported that he...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: May 30, 2017

Attempted Robbery Arrests

May 30, 2017 – On Sunday, 5/28/2017, Newark Police arrested
Sam Votta, Trumye Shackelford, and Ahmar Shackelford for an attempted robberythat occurred on Lovett Avenue at 2:37a.m.  The victim, a 21 year old male
University of Delawa...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: May 27, 2017

Gold Alert-CANCELLED

B.Calvarese

*********CANCELLED - located safely - CANCELLED****************

GOLD ALERT

May 26, 2017– The Newark Police are currently searching for Barbara Calvarese a 78-year-old female missing from Newark. Barbara was last seen driving in the area of Route 4...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: May 3, 2017

Purse Snatching

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May 3, 2017 – On Tuesday May 2, 2017, at approximately 10:28
p.m., the Newark Police responded to the parking lot of TGI Friday’s, locatedat 650 South College Avenue, for a report of a robbery. Officers made...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: April 28, 2017

Residential burgarly Arrest

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April 28, 2017 – On
4/5/2017 Newark Police responded to a residential burglary that occurred in theunit block of Academy Street.  Officers spoke with two 21 year old male
University of Delaware students who reported that an unknown ...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: April 22, 2017

12 year old arrested for residential burglary and vehicle break-ins

April 22, 2017 – On Saturday, 4/22/2017, Newark Police
arrested a 12 year old male for the 4/7/2017 residential burglary on MonroRd.  The juvenile was located by police after a concerned citizen reported
seeing a young male with a b...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: April 15, 2017

Arrest Made- Unlawful Sexual Contact/Harassment Investigation

April 18, 2017- An arrest was made for these incidents.  See 4/18/17 press release for additional details.

April 15, 2017 – Newark Police Department is investigating three possibly related incidents that occurred in the late hours of 4/1...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: April 12, 2017

Arrest Made- Harassment Investigation

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April 18, 2017 - An arrest was made with regard to this incident.  See the 4/18/2017 press release for additional details.

April 12, 2017 – Newark Police Department is investigating a harassment complaint that occurred on 4/12/17 at appr...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: April 12, 2017

Commercial Burglary Arrest

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April 12, 2017 – On
3/13/2017 Newark Police responded to a commercial burglary at Little Ceasars Pizza,located at 240 E. Delaware Avenue.  Employees reported that cash was
missing and that there was no forced entry into therestaur...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: April 7, 2017

Update: Arrest Made- NPD investigates occupied residential burglary

April 22, 2017 - Arrest made.  See the 4/22/17 press release for updated information.

April 7, 2017 – Newark Police is investigating an occupied residential burglary that occurred on Friday, April 7, 2017 at 5:44a.m. in the unit block of...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: April 1, 2017

Serial Newark Bank Robbery Suspect Arrested in Maryland

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April 1, 2017 – On Friday, March 31, 2017 at
approximately 5:39 p.m. Newark Police Officers responded to the WSFS Banklocated at 201 Suburban Drive after receiving a 911 call from an employee
advising that a subject matching the description ...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: March 14, 2017

2nd UPDATE - FALSE REPORT Newark Police Investigate Kidnapping/Robbery

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2nd UPDATE: Arrest
Made, 
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March 14, 2017 – The Newark Police Department has arrestedBrenda Aydin for falsely reporting an incident to the police. Aydin was taken
into custody...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: March 14, 2017

UPDATE: FALSE REPORT Newark Police Investigate Kidnapping/Robbery

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March 14, 2017 – The Newark Police Department, through anextensive overnight investigation, has determined that this case has been
falsely reported.  Charges...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: March 13, 2017

Newark Police Investigate Kidnapping/Robbery

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March 13, 2017 – On Monday March 13, 2017  at
approximately 8:13 p.m. the Newark Police responded to the 300 block ofChristina Mill Drive for a report of a robbery.  Offi...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: March 10, 2017

Bank Robbery - South College Avenue

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March 10, 2017 – On Friday March 10, 2017 at approximately
11:50 a.m. the Newark Police responded to the Wells Fargo Bank located at 622South College Avenue for  a report of a bank robbery. Officers arrived on
scene and learned that...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: March 8, 2017

Newark Police St. Patrick's Day Initiatives

For Immediate Release

By Authority of: Chief Paul Tiernan

Contact: Lieutenant Fred Nelson

302-366-7100 x3119Frederick.Nelson@cj.state.de.us

The Newark Police Department (NPD) will be increasing order maintenance patrols throughout the City...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: March 1, 2017

Indecent Exposure Suspect Arrested

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For Immediate Release

By Authority of: Chief Paul Tiernan

Contact: Lieutenant Fred Nelson

302-366-7100 x3119Frederick.Nelson@cj.state.de.us

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March 2, 2017 – On March 1,
2017 Donald W. Maxwell, Jr was located and arrested i...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: February 23, 2017

Vehicle Collision Into Residence

Vehicle Collision into Residence

February 23, 2017 – At approximately 3:02 p.m. the Newark Police responded to the 200 block of Bent Lane for a report that a vehicle struck a residence. Officers arrived on scene and learned that a 26 year old male operator...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: February 18, 2017

Traffic stop leads to guns/drug arrest

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February 18, 2017 –Newark Police have arrested a Claymont man after a vehicle stop yielded two firearms, marijuana, and drug paraphernalia.  The incident occurred Saturday morning at 3:42 a.m. when a Newark Police Officer was conducting...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: February 17, 2017

Robbery- Dunkin' Donuts

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February 17, 2017 –Newark
Police are investigating a robbery that occurred on Friday, 02/17/2017 atapproximately 5:00a.m. at Dunkin’ Donuts, 1142 Elkton Road, Newark.  The
victim, a 52 year old female Dunkin’ Don...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: February 14, 2017

Missing Person - Gold Alert *** Subject Located***

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February 15, 2017 - Gunjan Majmudar has been located in good condition.

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February 14, 2017– The Newark Police are currently searching for Gunjan Majmudar a 38 year-old man missing from Newark.

 

On Tuesday February 14th the Newark Police...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: February 13, 2017

Bank Robbery- E. Delaware Ave (Updated)

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February 16, 2017 - A surveillance image of the suspect in the robbery has been included.  Anyone with additional information should contact Detective Daniel Bystricky at 302-366-7100 x3136 or Daniel.Bystricky@cj.state.de.us 

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: February 9, 2017

False Robbery Report Arrest

February 17, 2017 - 

Following an extensive criminal investigation, Newark Police Detectives have arrested 47 year old Joseph Freiling for falsely reporting a robbery on February 8, 2017 at 108 West Main Street.

Freiling turned himself in at NPD He...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: January 25, 2017

Robbery - Barksdale Road

By Authority of: Chief Paul Tiernan

Contact: Lieutenant Bill Hargrove

302-366-7100 x3105, William.Hargrove@cj.state.de.us

January 25, 2017 – At 12:30 A.M. Newark Police officers responded to the area of Barksdale Road and Colonial Court for the rep...

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Police Press Releases