Communications

The Communications team includes the City’s chief communications officer, creative designer/web specialist and Welcome Center receptionist. Together, they are responsible for communicating with the public through a variety of channels including:

CGI Communications Partnership

The City of Newark recently partnered with CGI Communications, in cooperation with the National League of Cities and United States Conference of Mayors, to develop a cost-free community showcase program that will allow Newark to better promote tourism, educate and welcome future families and residents, recruit new business and more. The partnership opportunity includes the development of high-quality videos on a variety of topics of interest to Newark and/or its constituents – all at no cost to the City. Costs are absorbed through sponsorship by local businesses and in concert with local non-profits, all of which are solicited by CGI.
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    2021 Reapportionment Plan Draft - Public Comment Here

    On September 29, 2021, the Reapportionment Committee voted 5-0 to open a ten(10) day public comment period on the draft Council district maps created based on the 2020 Census data. Public comments should be submitted in writing in one of the following... Additional Info...
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    City to Begin Pavement Condition Assessment and Inspection Project

    The City of Newark has contracted with The ARRB Systems (ARRB) to perform a citywide pavement condition assessment and inspection project from October 18th through November 22th. Using advanced pavement condition testing equipment, ARRB will gather ... Read on...
  3. Fall Leaf Collection

    Fall Leaf Collection

    The City of Newark will begin collecting leaves on the second Monday of October and continue through the end of December. In order to improve the service, neighborhoods will no longer have assigned days of the week for collection. Instead, trucks will ... Additional Info...
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    District 2 Councilwoman Sharon Hughes Unexpectedly Passes Away

    Councilwoman Sharon Hughes passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, September 25, at the Christiana Hospital. The two-term council member representing District 2 was 68. "Linda and I are in shock and devastated by the loss of our friend Sharon... Read on...
  5. 2021 Water Quality Report

    2021 Water Quality Report Now Available!

    The City of Newark Water Department has been committed to providing high-quality water since 1888. As a result of our regular sampling and testing program, we are proud to report Newark meets or exceeds the water quality standards of the Delaware ... Read on...
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    City of Newark 2022 Budget Process Begins Next Week

    The City of Newark budget process is underway, which includes both the FY2022 Operating Budget and the 2022-2026 Capital Improvement Program. Over multiple meetings, Mayor and Council will review revenue projections and budgetary impacts for next year... Read on...
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    Newark’s Renewable Energy Program

    Beginning May 27, City of Newark utility customers will have the option to obtain 100% of their electricity from renewable sources. New customers will be automatically enrolled in the program, and existing customers can opt-in using the form below... Read on...
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    City Council Approves Creation of Diversity and Inclusion Commission

    City Council voted unanimously to establish the Diversity and Inclusion Commission at the April 26th meeting and is seeking seven individuals to fill at-large appointments. Interested individuals should reside within the City or have a connection to ... Read on...
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    8 Can't Wait Response and FAQ

    The City of Newark is dedicated to providing effective and impartial services, especially in the area of public safety. In light of the recent national events, it’s necessary to demonstrate the ways in which the Newark Police Department (NPD) practices... Read on...
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    Moving In or Out?

    Moving? Start your electric utility services using CustomerConnect 6 and avoid the wait! Read on...
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    Newark Places Recycling Program at Residents' Fingertips

    The City of Newark is excited to announce it has partnered with the largest national recycling education network, Recycle Coach, making its recycling program readily available to residents on desktop and mobile applications... Read on...
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    City of Newark and DEMEC Introduce Efficiency Smart Program for Newark Electric Customers

    Program offers rebates and several services designed to help residents and businesses reduce energy use Read on...
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    Real estate taxes just got a whole lot easier!

    City of Newark residents can now view and pay their property bill taxes online. Read on...
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    Newark featured in Kiplinger's

    Newark has been named one of sixteen great small towns for early retirement Read on...
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    Rain Barrel Grant Program

    As part of Newark’s Stormwater Utility, residents in the City can apply to receive a free rain barrel, while supplies last. Rain barrels capture water from the roof so it can be reused for watering plants or washing cars, which can save on your water ... Read on...
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    Main Street Improvement Website

    Stay informed about the Newark Main Street Improvement project by visiting mainstreetimprovements.com! Read on...
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