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Posted on: April 3, 2018

Public Notice: Town Hall Forums on Proposed Referendum

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Following an affirmative vote by Council this January, the City began taking the necessary planning steps regarding a possible referendum to be held on Tuesday, June 19. The referendum would address the ability for the City to seek approval to borrow mone...

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Posted on: April 13, 2018

Nationwide Search for Newark City Manager Underway

City Manager Search

A dynamic, experienced municipal professional is being sought to serve as the next city manager for the City of Newark. Following the departure of former city manager Carol Houck last May, Public Works and Water Resources director Tom Coleman has served a...

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Posted on: April 12, 2018

Earth Day Raffle

Earth Day 2018

The City of Newark and Delaware Municipal Electric Corporation (DEMEC) are again partnering with Ronny’s Garden World for an Earth Day Raffle. Each community winner will win a gift certificate for a tree or shrub valued up to $89.98. To enter, p...

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Posted on: April 10, 2018

City Council Election Results

City Council Election Update

Stu Markham, Jen Wallace and Jason
Lawhorn will officially be sworn in as City Council members for the new term onThursday, April 19, at 6 p.m. in the City Council Chamber. 

Markham(District 6) ran unopposed during this election, while Jen Wa...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 2, 2018

Newark Police Department Receives Gold Standard Accreditation

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Underscoring an ongoing commitment to serving its community, the Newark Police Department (NPD) recently received its 8th award for Advanced Law Enforcement Accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA). The commi...

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Posted on: March 20, 2018

Volunteers Recognized at City of Newark Jefferson Awards Ceremony

Jefferson Award Winners

Surrounded by a crowd of friends, neighbors and local officials, several outstanding volunteers were presented with Jefferson Awards at a ceremony held at Grain Craft Bar & Kitchen on Monday, March 19. Organizations and groups engaged in LEAD360 proje...

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Posted on: February 23, 2018

City of Newark Recognized for Superior Financial Reporting for Eighth Straight Year

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The City of Newark was awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA). This is the eighth consecutive year the award was presented to the...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 1, 2018

Stormwater Utility Info

Learn More About Stormwater Utility

Beginning January 1, 2018, City of Newark property owners began paying a monthly stormwater utility fee.  To learn more about the fee, please click here to go to the Public Works Stormwater Utility page.”

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 16, 2018

Video Tour of City of Newark

CGI Video Tour

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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Posted on: February 9, 2018

Newark's McKees Solar Park Hits Power Generation Milestone

McKees Solar Park

Since coming online in October 2014, McKees Solar Park has generated more than one million kilowatt hours (kWh) of clean energy - enough power for nearly 111 homes for an entire year. The milestone, achieved the afternoon of Thursday, February 8, was achi...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 19, 2018

Newark Conservation Advisory Committee Seeks Nominations for "A Better Newark" Award

A Better Newark Award Seeking Nominations

With a continued focus on recognizing residents who have taken the lead in landscape sustainability, the Conservation Advisory Committee (CAC) seeks nominations for its "A Better Newark" award. Created in 1986, the award recognizes individuals w...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 14, 2017

Kidde Fire Extinguisher Recall

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On Nov. 2, 2017, Kidde announced a recall of almost 38 million fire extinguishers sold in the United States. They may not work during a fire emergency if they become clogged and require a lot of force to use. Also, the nozzle can come off with enough forc...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 24, 2017

City of Newark Implements Stormwater Utility

Stormwater

Following Council's affirmative vote to implement a city-wide stormwater utility on Monday, October 9, Newark became just the third city in Delaware to enact the progressive measure. The utility charge is expected to raise $1.4 million each year and will ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 30, 2017

Online Access to Newark City Council Meetings Increases

Newark-Livestream

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

Medic Alert Foundation

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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News Flash

News Flash

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: 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: 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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