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Due to the lack of quorum, Monday night's 7:00 p.m. City Council meeting is canceled. All agenda items scheduled for discussion will be added to future agendas. A special Council meeting has been scheduled for Wednesday, September 29 at 5:00 p.m. via GoToMeeting.
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JOB OPPORTUNITIES PART-TIME FACILITIES MAINTENANCE CUSTODIAN Job description and application can be found at Deadline is 4 pm 12/31/21. MAINTENANCE I Job description and application can be found at Deadline is 4 pm 9/24/21.
City Council will be meeting remotely via GoToMeeting at the following link: comments may be submitted on the items on the agenda via email to [email protected] by 6:00 p.m. The meeting agenda is available at:
Help Newark win Efficiency Smart’s Online Home Energy Assessment Community Challenge! Complete a free online assessment by 9/30 and receive a $5 voucher for energy-saving products. You will also be entered to win additional prizes! Visit for more info.
At 7:00 p.m. tonight, Mayor and Council will meet to approve committee appointments and participate in budget presentations. Attend the meeting virtually by clicking here:
City of Newark Police Department is now Hiring! Interested in becoming a Police Officer? View a full job description at and apply by the deadline noted for the two academies: Winter (due 10/22/2021) and Spring (due 12/17/2021). Apply now!
CLOSED: Due to staff training, Payments and Utility Billing will be closed on Tuesday, September 14. Customers will not be able to access their utility accounts and pay their bills online until 5 p.m.
Out of an abundance of caution, Newark Parks & Rec and the U. of D. have canceled Community Day scheduled for Sunday, 9/19 on The Green. This decision was made to ensure the safety of all residents and students.
Deadline extended! We're looking for two temporary Planners and a Code Enforcement Officer in our Planning and Development Department. Read the description here and submit an application by Friday, 9/17.
Holiday Refuse Collection Change—Due to Labor Day, refuse collected on Mon., 9/6 will be collected on Tues., 9/7. Refuse normally collected on Tues., 9/7 will be collected on Wed., 9/8. NO yard waste collection on Wed., 9/8. Call PWWR at (302) 366-7000 with any questions.
City of Newark Offices Closed for Labor Day
Last week, Mayor Clifton honored Dr. Miki King of the New London Veterinary Center for her 15+ years of service as the NPD K9 Unit veterinarian. Present at the ceremony were members of City Council, City Staff and current and former members of the Newark PD K9 Unit. #netde
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The left lane of East Main Street is closed from Library Avenue to Tyre Avenue while our Electric Department repairs lines following a car accident. Please expect delays for several hours. We appreciate your patience while crews work in the area.
We expect heavy rain, thunderstorms and potentially flooding tomorrow, 9/1, so we have decided to cancel Main Street Alfresco. Everyone stay safe!
City Council will be meeting remotely via GoToMeeting. The meeting will be available via GoToMeeting at the following link: Members of the public can also dial in by phone using the following number: Phone Number: (408) 650-3123 Access Code: 486-663-901
There is a power outage in the areas marked below. Our teams are working to restore power and we hope to have the work completed as quickly as possible.
PART-TIME FACILITIES MAINTENANCE CUSTODIAN The City is hiring in our general maintenance and custodial services. Applicant must have availability to work weekends. Individuals can review a full job description online and must complete an application at
ICYMI: Public meetings will return to the virtual format on Monday, August 30. Over the next few weeks and months, we will upgrade technology in Council Chamber to improve audio and video quality and maximize access to meetings for hybrid viewers.
Mayor and Council will meet in person tonight at 7:00. Members of the public may join or attend the meeting virtually. All attendees must wear a mask.
City of Newark property tax bills were mailed on August 16. Customers who pay this bill from their escrow account through their mortgage company were sent a courtesy copy of the tax bill for their records. Please call the City of Newark Finance Department with any questions.
We're Hiring! The City of Newark is looking for candidates to fill part-time positions for a Secretary in Alderman’s Court 40 and for a substitute Community Center Attendant. To learn more or to fill out an application, visit
We're Hiring! CODE ENFORCEMENT OFFICER This position is responsible for the inspection of new construction and the enforcement of municipal building and property maintenance codes. Job description and application are at Deadline to apply is 4 p.m. 8/27.
The City's budget process begins next week and Mayor Clifton hopes for resident engagement. See the schedule of upcoming meetings and share your thoughts in person or virtually.
Emergency food assistance, counseling, and other resources will be available this Friday at the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Newark. Registration is recommended.
Excessive Heat Warning - It's going to be hot this week! Stay cool, stay hydrated, and watch your pets.
Council will meet tonight in person for the first time since March of 2020. Community members are welcome to attend at 7:00 p.m. Masks are required.
Due to staff training and development, Payments and Utility Billing will be closed on Wednesday, August 11. Customers can access their utility accounts and pay their bills online at or call (302 )366-7000 to access our 24-hour payment system.
*Traffic Alert* - East Main Street will be closed TOMORROW (Tuesday) night from 3 pm - 10 pm as the Alfresco Dining event this week will be held in conjunction with National Night Out. Join us for National Night Out from 6 - 8 pm TOMORROW. More info here:
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Calling all beer lovers and foodies! More than 50 beers will be paired with small plates tomorrow during the 17th Annual Food and Brew Fest in downtown Newark. Join us from 12-7 p.m.
Have you enrolled in the City's Renewable Energy Program? It's completely voluntary and you can opt out at any time. Help us reach our sustainability goals early!
Beginning today and through the rest of this week, Delmarva Power will be in the area conducting aerial inspections of overhead transmission lines to identify any potential reliability issues.
The City Council District 1 Special Election is tomorrow, July 20. Polls will be open from 7:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the Weslayen Church of Newark located at 708 West Church Road. Remember your valid photo ID. Learn more about the candidates here:
Are you interested in law enforcement and curious about the responsibilities of @NewarkDEPD officers and staff? Register for the free citizens police academy starting September 23. Apply in-person or online using this link:
Congratulations to Newark's newest Eagle Scouts! We can't wait to see what you accomplish next.
Beginning this week, Main Street will be closing at 5:00 for Main Street Alfresco. We hope you stop by and enjoy outdoor dining and live music!
PART-TIME FACILITIES MAINTENANCE CUSTODIAN The City is Hiring! Individuals can review a full job description online and must complete an application at by 4:00 p.m. Friday, July 16, 2021.
City Council Meeting City Council will be meeting remotely via GoToMeeting. The meeting will be available via GoToMeeting at the following link: Members of the public can also dial in by phone using the following number: Phone Number: (571) 317-3112
Parks on Draft will kick off it's second event on July 16 at Handloff Park featuring Klondike Kates. The event is open to all! Attendees must be over the age of 21 and have ID on-hand to purchase alcohol. July 16 (4-9 p.m.) - July 17 (4-9 p.m.) - July 18 (1-5 p.m.)
DelDOT Update: Rt. 4 Eastbound Closure. The eastbound lanes of Route 4/Christina Parkway between Elkton Road and Route 896/South College Avenue will be temporarily closed for roadway reconstruction, beginning on Thursday, July 15.
The Cleveland Avenue project will increase pedestrian and cyclist safety, improve drainage and upgrade striping and signage. Most importantly, the project is designed to comply with the latest ADA standards.
It might not be fun to pick up, but we promise it isn’t fun to swim in either. When you leave dog poop on sidewalks and lawns, it can get washed away into our rivers and ponds. Do your part and scoop the poop!
Please be advised that water main flushing will begin Monday, 7/12. This is necessary to test the hydrants for adequate flow and pressure. It also ensures water clarity and quality. Learn when your area will be affected here:
City of Newark, Delaware For those interested, here's the location: Newark Charter Jr./Sr. High School located at 200 MacIntire Drive.
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