What's New In New Castle County?
County Spotlights
Little Free Libraries program expands county-wide
New Castle County's Little Free Library program has expanded county-wide with hundreds of new little free libraries picked up from the New Castle County Government Center on Saturday morning. The program piloted with two dozen little free libraries provided in the Fall in collaboration with Councilwoman Dee Durham and expanded to through an application process to over 200 neighborhoods around the county. To see video from the pickup event, CLICK HERE.
Special arrangements being made for sewer payments due
County Executive Matt Meyer and Chief Financial Officer Michael Smith want to remind taxpayers that they can make their sewer fee payments online without a fee and that while the County Government Center is closed to the public, a secure drop box is conveniently set up outside where tax payers are welcome to drop off their payments without having to leave their car. Payments must be received by Monday, March 1st to avoid late fees. To read more about how to pay your bill, CLICK HERE.
Now is the time! Apply to the New Castle County Scholarship Program
New Castle County is kicking off the annual New Castle County Scholarship program's 2021 application period. Traditional and non-traditional students who are enrolled in, or will attend, an accredited college or university in the fall of 2021 are encouraged to apply. To be eligible students must reside in New Castle County (including municipalities) and demonstrate financial need. To learn more about the scholarship program, CLICK HERE.
County continues offering pop-up testing sites next week
New Castle County will continue offering regular pop-up testing sites across the county, in addition to regular testing sites operated by the State of Delaware. Any resident can get tested regardless of symptoms and tests are free, quick, easy and painless. Results are usually returned in 24-48 hours. To register for testing at one of the county's sites, CLICK HERE. For more information on the State of Delaware's testing sites, CLICK HERE.
Find The Most Current And Upcoming
Meetings & Events

Friday, February 26th
County COVID-19 Testing at Thomas Edison Charter School (Indoor Walk-up)
County COVID-19 Testing at Delaware Park

Saturday, February 27th
County COVID-19 Testing at University of Delaware Star Campus

Monday, March 1st
County COVID-19 Testing at Frawley Stadium

Tuesday, March 2nd
No Testing

Wednesday, March 3rd
County COVID-19 Testing at Middletown High School

Thursday, March 4th
County COVID-19 Testing at Wilmington University Brandywine Campus

Testing start times vary by site, visit delaware.curativeinc.com for each site time.
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New Castle County In The News
The death of 4 in a homeless camp shocked the state. A year later, a shelter offers a new hope (Delaware Online)

Meyer promises New Castle County tax reassessment will be revenue-neutral, with county help (WDEL)

L.A. lawyer Patibanda named NCC econ. dev. director (Delaware Business Times)

NCCTV is New Castle County Government’s public access channel where the public can view news shows and programs that highlight County government in action. Special events are also regularly shown as well.
NCCTV can be viewed on Comcast Channel 22 and Verizon Channel 29 or online by selecting the link below.

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New Castle County
Government Center
87 Read's Way
New Castle, DE 19720
Phone: 302-395-5555