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Welcome to the Town of Newport

Date Posted: Friday, May 9th, 2014

The Town of Newport is a thriving community located on the Christina River in the northern part of Delaware in New Castle County. We offer excellent educational, recreational, and business opportunities. Convenient access to DE141 and I-95 provides ease in commuting to Philadelphia, Wilmington, Baltimore and the Delaware Beaches. With it’s colonial heritage and vibrant commerce, Newport combines a balanced appreciation of history, and a strong economic base for growth, both residential and commercial.


Inclement Weather – March 21, 2018

Date Posted: Tuesday, March 20th, 2018

It is quite possible that the expected rain/sleet/snow will keep us home on Wednesday, March 21, 2018. If you are scheduled to appear in Court on March 21, 2018, it is best to call on Friday, March 23, 2018, to reschedule your appearance.


Election Update – March 5, 2018

Date Posted: Tuesday, February 13th, 2018

Our submission date passed on Friday, March 2, 2018. We received two letters of intention and there are two open seats; therefore, there will be no contested election held on April 2, 2018. Our new commissioners for this term will be sworn in on Thursday, April 19, 2018, at the Reorganization Meeting. The meeting will be at 6:45 p.m. at the Old Town Hall, 15 N. Augustine Street, preceding our regular meeting of the Mayor and Commissioners. The two commissioners being sworn in are Florence Czerwinski and Carol Ann Gretz. Call Wendy at 994-6403 with any questions you may have.


2018 Recycling Schedule – NEW!

Date Posted: Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

2018 Recycling Schedule: January – 8, 22 February – 5, 19 March – 5, 19 April – 2, 16, 30 May – 14, 29 June – 11, 25 July – 9, 23 August – 6, 20 September – 4, 17 October—1, 15, 29 November – 12, 26 December – 10, 24


2014 Comprehensive Plan

Date Posted: Friday, May 1st, 2015

The 2014 Comprehensive Plan document has been update. View the Comprehensive Plan here.