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Posted on: May 18, 2021

This week's Building Safety Month Theme: Swimming Pool and Backyard Safety!

BSM 2021

During warm weather seasons, homeowners and renters should take the time to check their outdoor areas for potential safety hazards. Proper inspections now can help to keep your family and friends safe in the future.

Nationally, drowning is a leading cause ...

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Posted on: May 6, 2021

May is Building Safety Month in New Castle County!

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The Department of Land Use is proud to observe Building Safety Month, an international campaign held annually in May to raise awareness about building safety. The campaign reinforces the need for the adoption of regularly updated building codes, ...

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Posted on: August 19, 2020

Earn Your Citizen Planner Certificate Today!

Citizen Planner Certificate

Earn your Citizen Planner Certificate by completing Planning 101!  Planning 101 is a series of free online courses developed in partnership with the University of Delaware that discusses why planning matters and helps to explain the planning proc...

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