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

Tree Advisory Commission

market-streetThe Tree Advisory Commission meets the first Monday of each month at 4:00 p.m. at Town Hall, except August.

The City of New Castle Tree Advisory Commission acts in an advisory capacity for the City of New Castle regarding the maintenance of the street trees and other trees on City property. There are approximately 1,000 trees that the Commission oversees. The City is the main source of funds for the Tree Advisory Commission.

Details concerning the authority, duties and responsibilities associated with the Tree Advisory Commission can be found in Chapters 74 and 210 of the City Code.

If you have a tree in need of attention, please contact the City office at (302) 322-9801. Please use the Tree Work Permit Application to detail the issue with the tree.  If you want a tree in front of your home, or if you wish to make a donation to support the work of the Tree Advisory Commission, please contact us through the City office.

Photo by Bruce Burk