News Flash

Posted on: October 27, 2022

Day-to-Day Administration of Sanitary Sewer Inspections to Transfer to AECOM

The New Castle County Department of Public Works is responsible for inspection of all sanitary sewer systems and connections installed on private property, both in cases where the sewers may be accepted by New Castle County and where sewers are proposed t...

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Public Works - News
Posted on: July 21, 2022

2022 Public Works Procurement Disparity Study Concludes

In June 2021, the County engaged Keen Independent Research to analyze whether there are disparities in the utilization of diverse firms in its public works construction contracts and in the local marketplace. The County intends to address any disparities ...

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Public Works - News
Posted on: April 7, 2022

County Executive Meyer announces availability of discounted rain barrels

New Castle, DE – New Castle County Executive Matt Meyer announced the return of the very popular New Castle County Discount Rain Barrel Program sale. The EarthMinded RainStation 45-gal barrel retails for approximately $130, but New Castle County ...

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Executive - Press Release
Posted on: April 27, 2022

County Executive Meyer announces start of ‘Great Schools, Clean Streams’ campaign

NEW CASTLE – Today, New Castle County Executive Matt Meyer announced the start of New Castle County’s Department of Public Works annual program, “Great Schools, Clean Streams” campaign. Residents have until Friday, May 13th to support their local...

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Executive - Press Release
Posted on: June 16, 2022

County Executive Meyer announces first New Castle County Public Works Job Fair

NEW CASTLE – Today, New Castle County Executive Matt Meyer announced that New Castle County will host a job fair at the Route 9 Library and Innovation Center on Tuesday, July 12, from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. For more information, interested job candida...

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Executive - Press Release
Posted on: May 14, 2021

New Castle County Executive Matt Meyer declares week of May 17 Public Works Week in New Castle Count

New Castle, DE – New Castle County Executive Matt Meyer will declare the week of May 17 Public Works Week in New Castle County. The nearly 400 New Castle County public works professionals focus on infrastructure, facilities and services that are of vital ...

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Executive - Press Release
Posted on: May 19, 2021

11,000+ sign Great Schools Clean Streams pledge to keep NCC environment clean

New Castle, DE – New Castle County Executive Matt Meyer today announced the winners of this year’s Great Schools Clean Streams environmental education campaign, which last month enlisted area residents to raise awareness of the environmental harm...

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Executive - Press Release
Posted on: May 27, 2021

County Executive Meyer announces start of Public Works Clean Stream Champion art contest

New Castle County Executive Matt Meyer and General Manager of New Castle County Public Works Tracy Surles have announced the Clean Stream Champion Art Contest will run again in 2021. The contest opened May 24th and encourages kids in New Castle County (be...

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Executive - Press Release