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Election Information

Special Election Information

The date of the 2023 City Special Election is Saturday, November 4, 2023.


 Solicitation of Candidates

2023 Council Notice of Solicitation of Candidates

New Castle City Special Election

November 4, 2023

File to run City Council President and Member of Council !
Candidate filing packets are available at the City office, 220 Delaware Street beginning Tuesday, September 5th.

Seat up for the 2023 special election is:
City Council President (Remainder of 4 year term)

Member of City Council (Remainder of 4 year term)


2023 Candidates List 9-06

Candidate List



Notice of Election





Voting Information: In order to vote in the City election, you must be:

  • at least 18 years of age
  • a resident of the City of New Castle for at least 30 days
  • and a registered voter in the State of Delaware. 

Candidate Information: The requirements of candidates to file for elected office are:

  • must have resided in the City for two years before election;
  • at time of election must be a qualified voter of the City.

REGISTER TO VOTE (State of Delaware Department of Elections)

You can register to vote by applying with the Delaware Department of Elections. You can apply:

  • By Mail or By Phone or In Person
    Click here to see a list of contact numbers for the Department of Elections.
  • Online
    Register to Vote Online.
  • Or at any of these State agencies while accessing their services:
    • Division of Motor Vehicles (Driver License and State ID Services)
    • Department of Health & Social Services
    • Department of Labor