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Posted on: November 14, 2019

Newark to Increase Parking Availability on Weekends

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The City of Newark, in conjunction with DelDOT, is pleased to announce that some currently restricted parking on Main Street will be made available on weekends starting Friday, November 15th. Metered parking spaces opposite the construction zone will be a...

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Posted on: October 29, 2019

HUD Regional Administrator Joseph DeFelice Visits Newark

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On Friday, October 25, Mayor Jerry Clifton welcomed Joseph DeFelice, Regional Manager for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), for a tour of properties managed by the Newark Housing Authority (NHA) and a conversation about affordabl...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 18, 2019

Main Street is Open for Business: Seven of Ten Phases of Main Street Construction Complete

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The first seven (7) major phases of DelDOT's road construction and infrastructure improvements on East Main Street are complete, the City of Newark announced today. Both lanes from Library Avenue to Chapel Street are now open and free from construction ve...
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Press Releases
Posted on: October 15, 2019

Fitch Ratings issues AA+ bond rating to the City of Newark

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Fitch Ratings, a global provider of credit ratings, commentary and research, recognized the City of Newark's strong fiscal practices by issuing an AA+ bond rating earlier this month. Fitch also highlighted the City's strong economy and low unemployment ra...
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Press Releases
Posted on: October 14, 2019

City of Newark to host Community Workshop focused on sustainability

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On Thursday, October 17, the City of Newark invites the public to a workshop to learn about the sustainability plan draft,
Sustainable Newark. Areas of focus include the City's commitment to clean energy, sustainable land development and clean transportati...
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Press Releases
Posted on: August 16, 2019

Payments and Utility Billing is OPEN

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Due to unforeseen circumstances, the utility system upgrade scheduled for August 19th has been postponed. Pre authorized payments do not need to be updated at this time. Please continue to check our website, or keep an eye on social media for fur...

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 7, 2019

City of Newark and DEMEC Introduce Efficiency Smart Program for Newark Electric Customers

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The City of Newark, in partnership with the Delaware Municipal Electric Corporation (DEMEC), is excited to introduce Efficiency Smart, an energy efficiency program for City of Newark Electric Department customers. DEMEC’s energy efficiency progr...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 19, 2019

Real estate taxes just got a whole lot easier!

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City of Newark tax bills will be mailed soon, and residents can now view and pay their property bill taxes online! 

Visit https://www.newarkde.gov/134/Property-Taxes to find out more, and to stay informed on property tax assessments, rates, appeal...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 11, 2019

Newark featured in Kiplinger's

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There's a familiar name among the list of Kiplinger's sixteen great small towns for early retirement: Newark, DE! 

Excerpt from article: 

"Small towns can pack in big benefits for young retirees: little to no traffic, tight-knit commu...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 27, 2019

Newark Announces Partnership with Climate Mayors EV Purchasing Collaborative

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New purchases will cut annual gas usage by up to 1 million gallons; Collaborative also announces plans for new national solicitation for school buses

HONOLULU, HI – JUNE 27, 2019 – Today, at the second-annual Climate Mayors Summit in Honolulu, Hawaii, Clim...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 27, 2019

2019 Water Quality Report now available

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The City of Newark Water Department has been committed to providing high-quality water since 1888. As a result of our regular sampling and testing program, we are proud to report Newark meets or exceeds the water quality standards of the Delaware Division...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 14, 2019

Rain Barrel Grant Program

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As part of Newark’s Stormwater Utility, residents in the City can apply to receive a free rain barrel, while supplies last. Rain barrels capture water from the roof so it can be reused for watering plants or washing cars, which can save on your water bill...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 23, 2019

Pomeroy Connector Trail

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The City of Newark is pleased to announce that construction has officially begun on a new multi-use trail that will connect Fremont Road to Creek Road and provide our residents and visitors access to Newark’s historical trail network. The new trail projec...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 21, 2019

Main Street Improvement Website

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Stay informed about the Newark Main Street Improvement project by visiting mainstreetimprovements.com!

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Posted on: April 29, 2019

Moving In or Out?

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The end of the spring semester is fast approaching! Tenants needing to close, transfer, or open electric accounts with the City of Newark can avoid lines or a wait on the telephone by doing so online. Read on for a quick tutorial!

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 18, 2019

Information on White Clay Creek Bicycle and Pedestrian Bridge Workshop

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The public workshop for the White Clay Creek Bicycle and Pedestrian Bridge has concluded. If you were not able to attend the workshop but would like to view the graphics boards, please Click here. Interested persons are invited to express their views in w...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 5, 2019

Information from Main Street Rehabilitation Meeting

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This week’s public information workshops for the Main Street Rehabilitation and Pedestrian Improvement project have concluded. If you were not able to attend the workshops but would like to view the graphics boards, please click here.

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Posted on: December 10, 2018

Rodney Underpass Reopened with Limited Access

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The Environmental work at the Rodney Dormitory property is still underway, however, the railroad underpass has been reopened with limited access. The access to and from South Main Street will be to and from Forest Lane only. Please use caution and follow ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 3, 2018

City of Newark Parking Map Update

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You don't have to wait to see the parking countdown signs. You can now decide where to park in downtown Newark before you get in your car. Our updated GIS map shows the available spaces in lots 1, 3 & 4!  All City of Newark interactive maps a...

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Posted on: January 16, 2018

Video Tour of City of Newark

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The City of Newark is excited to release a new series of videos that highlight everything our community offers residents, visitors, and business owners. The videos were created in partnership with CGI Communications, Inc.

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News Flash

News Flash

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

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: April 4, 2017

Phone Scam Alert

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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: 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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