Wednesday Night Summer Concerts in Battery Park – Wednesday, August 17th featuring Chesapeake Brass Band. More Info

Press Release: July 27, 2021 – Change of Venues for City Meetings

Date Posted: Monday, August 2nd, 2021

Press Release: July 27, 2021 Change of Venues for all City meetings conducted After July 31, 2021. After July 31, 2021, all City Council Meetings will be held in person at the New Castle Senior Center located at 400 South Street – New Castle, DE 19720. After July 31, 2021, all Committee, Commission and Board Meetings will be held in person in the Community Room at 1 Municipal Blvd., – New Castle, DE 19720.



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Additional Mosquito Spraying Tonight in New Castle

Date Posted: Friday, July 30th, 2021

Friday, July 30th – Additional Mosquito Spraying Tonight in New Castle Delaware DNREC –  DNREC has scheduled additional fogging this evening, July 30th, via truck in the neighborhoods of Baldton, New Castle Manor, Van Dyke Village, the Twin Spans Industrial Park grounds and around the Glebe Cemetery. Portions of Buttonwood Avenue will be included in tonight’s fogging. For more information on mosquito control, you can go to the DNREC website www.dnrec.alpha.delaware.gov/fish-wildlife/ www.dnrec.alpha.delaware.gov/fish-wildlife/mosquito-control/



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City of New Castle Laborer Job Posting

Date Posted: Thursday, July 29th, 2021

City of New Castle Laborer Job Posting City Employment Application The Public Works division is responsible for the operation and maintenance of more than 18 miles of the City street system, plus solid waste collection at each City property and maintaining approximately 130 acres of parks and open space. Additional services provided by Public Works include fall leaf collection, street sweeping, pavement marking, drainage maintenance and numerous other services to enhance the quality of life for the residents in the City of New Castle. Seasonally, snow and ice control services are provided. During larger snow events, the residents are requested to remove their vehicles from the street to allow for easier and more efficient snow plowing operations.  Lastly, the maintenance of roadways and traffic and street signage are important tasks and the responsibility of the Public Services Department.  We are seeking an experienced Laborer for a temporary position with the potential […]



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Mosquito Spraying Tonight in New Castle

Date Posted: Monday, July 26th, 2021

Mosquito Spraying Tonight in New Castle Delaware DNREC –  has just informed the City that they have had their first detection of West Nile virus in the area and they plan on spraying this evening, July 26th, via truck in the neighborhoods of Baldton, New Castle Manor, Van Dyke Village, the Twin Spans Industrial Park grounds and around the Glebe Cemetery.  For more information on mosquito control, you can go to the DNREC website www.dnrec.alpha.delaware.gov/fish-wildlife/ www.dnrec.alpha.delaware.gov/fish-wildlife/mosquito-control/



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City of New Castle & WILMAPCO Transportation Plan Info Booth at Battery Park

Date Posted: Thursday, July 15th, 2021

City of New Castle & WILMAPCO Transportation Plan Info Booth at Battery Park Share your ideas and stay for the music! Join us in the City of New Castle on July 28th (rain date August 4th) between 6 – 8 p.m. at Battery Park near Delaware Street. We will be sharing information about the City of New Castle Transportation Plan and seeking community feedback. In addition, New Castle’s summer concert series will be going on. Learn more about the concert series at www.historicnewcastle.com/summer-concerts. Learn more about the Transportation Plan at www.wilmapco.org/cityofnewcastle.



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Press Release: July 6, 2021 – The City of New Castle to Resume In-Person Meetings at Town Hall.

Date Posted: Wednesday, July 7th, 2021

Press Release: July 6, 2021 The City of New Castle to Resume In-Person Meetings at Town Hall The City will go back to in-person meetings for all Council, Commission, Committee and Board meetings beginning July 1st. 



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4th of July Annual “Let Freedom Ring” Ceremony – Immanuel Episcopal Church on the Green

Date Posted: Thursday, July 1st, 2021

Annual Let Freedom Ring Ceremony Historic New- Castle, Delaware Guest Speaker: Frank Ianni, Major General (Ret), U.S. Army “What the 4th of July Means to My Family” Sunday, July 4th – 1:30 p.m. Please be seated inside no later than 1:25 Immanuel Episcopal Church on the Green Corner of Market & Harmony Streets Historic New Castle, DE 19720 4th of July 2021 Bell-Ringing Ceremony in Historic New Castle, Delaware – Click for Flyer LET FREEDOM RING – Join us as we celebrate the 4th of July and the 18th century Delawareans who gathered in New Castle to support the signing of the Declaration of Independence. Children and families of all ages, regardless of faith or ethnicity, are cordially invited to attend historic New Castle’s bell-ringing ceremony, which will be held at Immanuel Church on the Green from 1:30-2:30 p.m. on the 4th of July. This free annual event is part […]



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City Offices Closed Monday, July 5th for Independence Day

Date Posted: Tuesday, June 29th, 2021

City Holiday Notice City offices will be closed on Monday, July 5th for the Independence Day Holiday Independence Day Holiday Revised Public Works Schedule Regular Schedule                   Revised Schedule Monday, July 5th                     Tuesday, July 6th Tuesday, July 6th                      Wednesday, July 7th Yard Waste Pick up on Thursday, July 8th There will be a CITYWIDE Recycle Pick Up on Friday, July 9th



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Notice of Election to the Board of Trustees of the New Castle Common

Date Posted: Monday, June 28th, 2021

Notice of Election to the Board of Trustees of the New Castle Common Due to the retirement of Trustee Carlo (Corky) Viola, the Trustees of the New Castle Common will hold an election from September 13, 2021 to September 25, 2021 to fill the vacancy. Voting will be held at the Trustees Office, 201 Delaware Street. Check the schedule below. Interested candidates may file up to 3:00 PM August 12, 2021. Call (302) 322- 2809 for information. Qualifications are listed on trusteesncc.org/elections. ——————————————————————————————————— Voting Schedule Monday, September 13…………. 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Tuesday, September 14…………. 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 15…….. 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. Thursday, September 16………… 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Monday, September 20…………. 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Tuesday, September 21…………. 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 22…….. 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Thursday, September 23.………….10:00 a.m. – 3:00p.m. Friday, September 24.………………4:00 […]



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Press Release: Walking Trail in Battery Park Closed for Cleaning on Monday, June 21st from 6 a.m. to 7:30 a.m.

Date Posted: Thursday, June 17th, 2021

Please note: The walking trail in Battery Park will be closed on Monday, June 21st from 6 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. for cleaning by MSC.  



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