Posted on: March 29, 2017

City of Newark Reaffirms AA+ Rating for Fiscal Strength, Efforts

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Noting the City's financial flexibility and low debt levels, international credit rating agency Fitch Ratings Inc. reaffirmed Newark's AA+ outlook, which the City has held since 2010. This is among the highest ratings offered by the agency. Key ...

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

City of Newark Announces New Director of Planning and Development

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Newark, DE - The City of Newark announced Mary Ellen Gray has accepted the role of Director of Planning and Development, succeeding Maureen Feeney Roser, who announced her retirement in January of this year. Gray, who will begin on April 10, comes to Newa...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

Inaugural Five and Wine 5-Mile Race Coming to Main Street

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Foodies and runners will come together on Main Street this weekend, as the Downtown Newark Partnership launches a new event downtown: the Five and Wine 5-Mile Run/Walk. Runners and walkers will cross the starting line on E. Main Street on Saturday, March ...

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Posted on: March 21, 2017

Newark City Manager Carol Houck To Retire After 25+ Year Career

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Newark City Manager Carol Houck To Retire After 25+ Year Career

Houck to succeed Dick Cathcart as City Manager for Delaware City

Newark, DE - Following a career in public service spanning nearly four decades, Newark City Manager Carol Houck announced her re...

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Posted on: February 22, 2017

City of Newark Ranked Second Among Safest Cities in Delaware

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Highlighting the City's vibrant social scene and access to summer camps, the National Council for Home Safety and Security (NCHSS) ranked Newark Delaware's second safest City, noting "there's plenty to do and worrying about...

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Posted on: March 20, 2017

Spring Leaf Collection Starts This Week

Spring Leaf Collection Starts This Week

Spring leaf collection for the City of Newark begins this week. Spring Leaf Collection will be scheduled by request only during the last two weeks in March. Click additional info for more

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Posted on: January 27, 2017

Parking Tickets

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Need to pay or appeal a parking ticket? Use the City of Newark Parking portal to manage your account and make payments.

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Posted on: January 27, 2017

Downtown Newark Parking Info

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Downtown Newark has so much to offer. Visit our parking page to learn about rates and availability, view our interactive parking map and review the latest information on proposals for expansion.

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Posted on: February 23, 2017

Green Wednesday’s are back!

Green Wednesday Yard Waste Collection

Use your City-issued yard waste bin to fill with acceptable yard waste and put it out for pick up every Wednesday.

Posted on: January 27, 2017

Cleveland Avenue Improvement Task Force

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During 2016, the Newark Traffic Committee’s Cleveland Avenue Task Force, in partnership with DelDOT, performed a review of the Cleveland Avenue corridor with the goal of identifying improvements that would reduce congestion and improve safety.

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Posted on: January 27, 2017

Aetna

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Interested in serving the Newark community as a firefighter? Volunteer with Aetna Hose, Hook and Ladder, which has served Newark neighborhoods since 1888.

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Posted on: January 27, 2017

Water Quality Report

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As a result of City of Newark's regular sampling and testing program, we are proud to report Newark meets or exceeds the water quality standards of the Delaware Division of Public Health Office of Drinking Water and the Environmental Protection Agency.

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Posted on: March 14, 2017

2nd UPDATE - FALSE REPORT Newark Police Investigate Kidnapping/Robbery

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2nd UPDATE: Arrest
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March 14, 2017 – The Newark Police Department has arrestedBrenda Aydin for falsely reporting an incident to the police. Aydin was taken
into custody at ...

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Posted on: March 14, 2017

UPDATE: FALSE REPORT Newark Police Investigate Kidnapping/Robbery

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March 14, 2017 – The Newark Police Department, through anextensive overnight investigation, has determined that this case has been
falsely reported.  Charges for...

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Posted on: March 13, 2017

Newark Police Investigate Kidnapping/Robbery

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March 13, 2017 – On Monday March 13, 2017  at
approximately 8:13 p.m. the Newark Police responded to the 300 block ofChristina Mill Drive for a report of a robbery.  Officers...

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Posted on: March 10, 2017

Bank Robbery - South College Avenue

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March 10, 2017 – On Friday March 10, 2017 at approximately
11:50 a.m. the Newark Police responded to the Wells Fargo Bank located at 622South College Avenue for  a report of a bank robbery. Officers arrived on
scene and learned that...

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Posted on: March 8, 2017

Newark Police St. Patrick's Day Initiatives

For Immediate Release

By Authority of: Chief Paul Tiernan

Contact: Lieutenant Fred Nelson

302-366-7100 x3119Frederick.Nelson@cj.state.de.us

The Newark Police Department (NPD) will be increasing order maintenance patrols throughout the City of Newa...

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Posted on: March 1, 2017

Indecent Exposure Suspect Arrested

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For Immediate Release

By Authority of: Chief Paul Tiernan

Contact: Lieutenant Fred Nelson

302-366-7100 x3119Frederick.Nelson@cj.state.de.us

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March 2, 2017 – On March 1,
2017 Donald W. Maxwell, Jr was located and arrested in George...

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Posted on: February 23, 2017

Vehicle Collision Into Residence

Vehicle Collision into Residence

February 23, 2017 – At approximately 3:02 p.m. the Newark Police responded to the 200 block of Bent Lane for a report that a vehicle struck a residence. Officers arrived on scene and learned that a 26 year old male operator...

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Posted on: February 18, 2017

Traffic stop leads to guns/drug arrest

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February 18, 2017 –Newark Police have arrested a Claymont man after a vehicle stop yielded two firearms, marijuana, and drug paraphernalia.  The incident occurred Saturday morning at 3:42 a.m. when a Newark Police Officer was conducting...

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Posted on: February 17, 2017

Robbery- Dunkin' Donuts

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February 17, 2017 –Newark
Police are investigating a robbery that occurred on Friday, 02/17/2017 atapproximately 5:00a.m. at Dunkin’ Donuts, 1142 Elkton Road, Newark.  The
victim, a 52 year old female Dunkin’ Don...

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Posted on: February 14, 2017

Missing Person - Gold Alert *** Subject Located***

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February 15, 2017 - Gunjan Majmudar has been located in good condition.

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February 14, 2017– The Newark Police are currently searching for Gunjan Majmudar a 38 year-old man missing from Newark.

 

On Tuesday February 14th the Newark Police respond...

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Posted on: February 13, 2017

Bank Robbery- E. Delaware Ave (Updated)

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February 16, 2017 - A surveillance image of the suspect in the robbery has been included.  Anyone with additional information should contact Detective Daniel Bystricky at 302-366-7100 x3136 or Daniel.Bystricky@cj.state.de.us 

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Posted on: February 9, 2017

False Robbery Report Arrest

February 17, 2017 - 

Following an extensive criminal investigation, Newark Police Detectives have arrested 47 year old Joseph Freiling for falsely reporting a robbery on February 8, 2017 at 108 West Main Street.

Freiling turned himself in at NPD Headqu...

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Posted on: January 25, 2017

Robbery - Barksdale Road

By Authority of: Chief Paul Tiernan

Contact: Lieutenant Bill Hargrove

302-366-7100 x3105, William.Hargrove@cj.state.de.us

January 25, 2017 – At 12:30 A.M. Newark Police officers responded to the area of Barksdale Road and Colonial Court for the rep...

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