Category: delaware

Delaware Governor’s OVS Awards Nominations Open

Nominations Open for Governor’s Outstanding Volunteer Service Awards; Submission Deadline is Sept. 27 NEW CASTLE  DE (STL.News) Nominations for the Governor’s Outstanding Volunteer Service Awards are being accepted by the State Office of Volunteerism through Monday, […] Source link

Delaware Governor: COVID-19 Vaccination, Testing Updates

COVID-19 Vaccination and Testing Updates for Long-Term Care Facilities, Health Care Facilities, and State Employees STAFF MUST PROVIDE PROOF OF VACCINATION OR GET TESTED REGULARLY FOR COVID-19 WILMINGTON, DE (STL.News)  Governor John Carney and the Delaware Department of […] Source link

Delaware: EDGE Grants to 15 Companies

Division of Small Business awards EDGE Grants to 15 Delaware companies SMYRNA, DE (STL.News) A company working to alleviate symptoms of Parkinson’s disease, a maker of wearable cooling protective gear, a specialty running store, and a meadery […] Source link

Delaware Governor: Mask Requirement in Schools

Governor Carney Announces Mask Requirement in K-12 Schools, Child Care, State Facilities WILMINGTON, DE (STL.News) Governor John Carney on Tuesday announced that everyone kindergarten-age and older in K-12 schools and child care homes and centers must wear face […] Source link

Delaware Governor Carney Signs House Bill 86

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Delaware Governor: Volunteer of the Year, Youth Fishing Winner

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Delaware High School Students Named “National Cyber Scholars”

Wilmington, DE (STL.News) Governor John Carney, Secretary of Education Susan Bunting, and Chief Information Officer (CIO) Jason Clarke today announced that four of Delaware’s most promising high school students have earned the coveted title of “National Cyber Scholar” after winning the rigorous 48-hour competition…

Delaware Governor Signs Clean Water for Delaware Act

LEWES, DE (STL.News) Governor John Carney on Thursday signed into law House Bill 200, the Clean Water for Delaware Act, which creates a new Clean Water Trust to protect Delaware waterways and rebuild Delaware’s drinking water infrastructure with a focus on underserved communities….

Delaware Has Preserved 143,000 Acres of Farmland

DOVER,  DE (STL.News) Delaware announced its 25th consecutive round of easement selections by the Delaware Agricultural Lands Preservation Foundation.  With the preservation of 3,695 acres, Delaware has permanently preserved more than 143,000 acres of farmland for future generations. “Delaware’s Aglands Preservation…

Delaware Governor: Legislation to Raise Minimum Wage to $15

WILMINGTON, DE (STL.News) Alongside labor leaders, advocates and members of the General Assembly on Monday, Governor John Carney signed legislation to gradually increase Delaware’s minimum wage to $15. “Delawareans who go to work full time shouldn’t be living in poverty,” said Governor Carney.  “I…

Delaware Governor Lifts COVID-19 State of Emergency

WILMINGTON, DE (STL.News) Governor John Carney on Monday signed an order that lifts the COVID-19 State of Emergency effective at 12:01 a.m. on Tuesday, July 13.  Governor Carney first issued the State of Emergency on March 13, 2020 to control the spread of…

Delaware Governor on Appointment to Council of Governors

Programs aim to keep children engaged this Summer WILMINGTON, DE (STL.News) Governor John Carney issued the following statement on his appointment to the President’s Council of Governors: “I’m proud to join the bipartisan Council of Governors to help strengthen cooperation between our states…