In conjunction with the recommendations put forth in the State of Emergency mandated by the Governor, along with the recommendations by the CDC, effective immediately, the City is cancelling all events through the end of May.

We will continue to monitor this extremely serious and fluid situation and will provide updates as they become available to us. More Info


New Castle City – City Administrator


William J. Barthel
City Administrator
office: (302) 322-9812
fax: (302) 322-9814

Prior to accepting the position of City Administrator, Bill served as New Castle City Council President for
more than four years, having first been elected in 2009.
Bill has been a resident of New Castle for more than 26 years and lives on Fifth Street with his wife Judy.
They have two children, Nicole and Billy.