The Communications team includes the City’s communication manager, community affairs officer, creative designer/web specialist and Welcome Center receptionist. Together, they are responsible for communicating with the public through a variety of channels including:
- Social Media
- Channel 22
- Email notifications/press releases
Downtown Newark Partnership
The community affairs officer is also the administrator for the Downtown Newark Partnership (DNP). The DNP is a private/public partnership dedicated to the aesthetic, economic, cultural and social enhancement of downtown Newark. The Partnership has created a unique environment in which the City of Newark, businesses, residential communities, and the University of Delaware can work together toward a common goal: The ongoing enhancement of downtown Newark with mutual benefits.
In an effort to reduce the number of false alarms the Newark Police Department responds to each year, City of Newark officials are reminding residents and businesses of registration requirements regarding alarm systems. Read on...
The City of Newark announced Mary Ellen Gray has accepted the role of Director of Planning and Development, succeeding Maureen Feeney Roser, who announced her retirement in January of this year. Read on...
Following a career in public service spanning nearly four decades, Newark City Manager Carol Houck announced her retirement today to take on a new role as City Manager for Delaware City. Read on...