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County Spotlights
Buildings around County light up to remember those lost to COVID
New Castle County Executive Matt Meyer joined Wilmington Mayor Mike Purzycki and U.S. Senator Chris Coons outside The Grand Opera House in Wilmington as the building was lit amber to remember the over 400,000 Americans lost to COVID-19 as part of the Biden Inaugural Committee's events. The New Castle County Government Center and Route 9 Library were also lit to honor those lost. To see video of the lightings, CLICK HERE.
County Executive joins in MLK Day of Service activities
New Castle County Executive Matt Meyer participated in a number of MLK Day of Service events across New Castle County on Monday morning in honor of Martin Luther King Jr.. The Biden Inaugural Committee designated a number of events as President Elect Biden also volunteered at a site in Philadelphia. County Executive Meyer was joined at the Hope Center by U.S. Senator Chris Coons to sort donations. To see video of the day, CLICK HERE.
Delaware sends former County Councilman off to White House
Former New Castle County Councilman Joe Biden left Delaware for the final time as president-elect with a send-off ceremony at the Major Joseph R. "Beau" Biden III National Guard/Reserve Center in New Castle on Tuesday afternoon. Biden will be inaugurated as the 46th President of the United States on Wednesday afternoon at the Capitol Building in Washington, D.C. To see video fo the send-off, 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, January 22nd
County COVID-19 Testing at Thomas Edison Charter School (Indoor Walk-up)
County COVID-19 Testing at Delaware Park

Saturday, January 23rd
County COVID-19 Testing at University of Delaware Star Campus

Monday, January 25th
County COVID-19 Testing at Frawley Stadium

Tuesday, January 26th
County COVID-19 Testing at Canby Park (Walk-up Only)
County COVID-19 Testing at Wilmington University Route 13 Campus

Wednesday, January 27th
County COVID-19 Testing at Middletown High School

Testing start times vary by site, visit delaware.curativeinc.com for each site time.
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New Castle County In The News
Coons, Meyer join volunteer efforts for MLK Day of Service (Delaware Public Media)

Providing service in Wilmington on MLK Day (WDEL)

Teddy bear donations 'a message of hope and love' for foster kids (Newark Post)

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