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The City of New Castle Mourns the Passing of Retired New Castle City Police Chief Eugene Petty

Date Posted: Friday, January 29th, 2021

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City Press Release: Tuesday Trash Collection Split Into Two Days This Week & No Yard Waste Collection This Week.

Date Posted: Monday, January 25th, 2021

January 25, 2021 City Press Release: Please be advised that Public Works will be splitting Tuesday trash collection into two days, as follows: Tuesday, January 26th Vandyke Village/ Balton/Penn Valley and Buttonwood Wednesday, January 27th Washington Park/ Boothhurst There will be NO Yard Waste pick up this week. PLEASE check the City website for updates and thank you for your patience and understanding. City of New Castle 302-322-9801



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WILMAPCO/City of New Castle Transportation Plan Virtual Public Visioning Workshop

Date Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2021

WILMAPCO/City of New Castle Transportation Plan Meeting Help shape the future of transportation in the City of New Castle! You are invited to attend a Virtual Public Visioning Workshop for the City of New Castle Transportation Plan on Wednesday, February 10 from 6:45 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. During this workshop, we will seek your feedback and ideas about traffic, connectivity, bicycling and walking, transit, parking, freight, and flooding. The workshop will include a presentation, small group discussions, and Q&A. Click below to register to attend. Register for Feb 10 – Virtual Visioning Workshop



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Help Delaware in the fight against COVID-19; Sign up to volunteer with the Delaware Medical Reserve Corps.

Date Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2021

Help Delaware in the fight against COVID-19. Sign up to volunteer with the Delaware Medical Reserve Corps. In addition to medical professionals, members of the public can volunteer with the Medical Reserve Corps to help register Delawareans for vaccinations, manage traffic at vaccination sites, and process data. Click here for more information about volunteering with the Medical Reserve Corps. Sign Up 



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DPH Announces Transition to Vaccinate Phase 1B

Date Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2021

If you are 65 years and older, you can request an appointment for an upcoming COVID-19 vaccination event. FOR DELAWAREANS 65 YEARS OR OLDER: Requests for appointments for Delaware Division of Public Health vaccination events are now being taken at vaccinerequest.delaware.gov. It is highly recommended the online system be used, but those without computer access may call the COVID-19 Vaccine Call Center at 1-833-643-1715 and a call center operator can assist you in making the initial request. **Please Note: Both the website and the call center are experiencing high volume of visitors, so please be patient and keep trying. Submit a Request  Learn More



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IMPORTANT NOTICE TO MSC WATER CUSTOMERS – SERVICE INTERRUPTION NOTICE

Date Posted: Thursday, January 7th, 2021

SERVICE INTERRUPTION NOTICE DATE: January 7, 2021 TO: Water Customers FROM: The Municipal Services Commission Water Department RE: Interruption of Water Service     IMPORTANT NOTICE TO MSC WATER CUSTOMERS There will be an interruption of water service on Friday, January 8th in the area of 9th Street, 10th Street, and Clayton Street. The interruption will be for repairing a water main leak at the intersection of 9th and Clayton Street. The outage is expected to last from 8:00am until 3:00pm, but could last longer due to unforeseen complications. The interruption may cause some discoloration of the water and allow air to enter the system. Should you experience these conditions, please run your water until it is clear and the air has escaped from the system. Please plan for the interruption by storing sufficient water for your needs. The Municipal Services Commission requests your cooperation during this outage and regrets […]



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New Year Holiday – City Offices Closed Friday, January 1st – CITYWIDE Recycle Thursday, December 31st

Date Posted: Monday, December 28th, 2020

City Offices will be closed on Friday, January 1st for the New Year Holiday. The City of New Castle Public Works Department Holiday Pick-up Schedule: • There will be a CITYWIDE Recycle Pick-up on Thursday, December 31st, and no recycle Pick-up on Friday, January 1st.



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Bells of Christmastide: A Celebration of Our Frontline Healthcare Workers

Date Posted: Wednesday, December 23rd, 2020

At 6:00 pm on Christmas Eve, we invite everyone of all faiths to stand in front of your home (properly socially-distanced and with your masks on!) and ring a bell for ten minutes. Whether large, small, or many bells, let’s make a joyful noise together to remember all the acts of selfless service to our community and nation of all the dedicated nurses, doctors, hospital staff, and first responders who have been with us during the pandemic to help when we need them.   Please post your photos and videos to commemorate your celebration!   Let’s make a joyful noise together to thank these dedicated people! #HealthcareHeroes #NewCastleBells #DelawareBells



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Christmas Holiday – City Offices Closed 12/24 & 12/25 – CITYWIDE Recycle Wednesday, December 23rd

Date Posted: Tuesday, December 22nd, 2020

City Offices will be closed on Thursday, December 24th, Friday, December 25th and Friday, January 1st for the Holidays. The City of New Castle Public Works Department Holiday Week Pick-up Schedule: • There will be a CITYWIDE Recycle Pick-up on Wednesday, December 23rd. • There will be NO Yard Waste Pick-up on Wednesday, December 23rd. • There will be NO Recycle Pick-up on Thursday, December 24th and Friday, December 25th. The City of New Castle Public Works Department New Year’s Week Pick-up Schedule: • There will be a CITY-WIDE Recycle Pick-up on Thursday, December 31st.



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Aerial Infrastructure Work on Delaware Street

Date Posted: Monday, November 30th, 2020

Delaware Street Work – December 1st & 2nd 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. There will be No Parking signs posted for Tuesday, December 1st and Wednesday, December 2nd between Dalby Alley and 2nd Street on Delaware Street to facilitate aerial infrastructure work by Municipal Services Commission. Thank you for your cooperation.



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