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  Archives:  July 2019

Delaware moves to crack down on workplace fraud, improve oversight of contractors

Department of Labor | Date Posted: Wednesday, July 31, 2019

WILMINGTON – Gov. John Carney signed a bill Tuesday that will clarify and enforce workplace fraud rules and create a new registry to oversee contractor activity in the First State. Senate Substitute 1 for Senate Bill 95 passed the Delaware General Assembly earlier this year with nearly unanimous support and incorporates recommendations from a 2018 […]




Governor Carney Signs Legislation Establishing Infrastructure Fund to Create Jobs

Department of Transportation | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Delaware is investing $3.9 billion to modernize transportation infrastructure through 2025 WILMINGTON, Del. – In front of the Christina River Bridge, Governor John Carney on Wednesday signed Senate Bill 61, legislation that establishes the Transportation Infrastructure Investment Fund (TIIF) to allow businesses to make roadway infrastructure improvements that will support job-creating projects in Delaware. TIIF […]




Bill Signing Promotes Savings in the First State

Office of the State Treasurer | State Treasurer Colleen C. Davis | Date Posted: Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Senate Bill 143, signed today by Governor Carney, will increase savings plans education   Treasurer Colleen C. Davis, bill sponsors Sen. Trey Paradee and Rep. Krista Griffith, and children from Brilliant Little Minds Learning Academy celebrated today as Governor John Carney signed Senate Bill 143 into law. This legislation allows the Plans Management Board and […]




DNREC ECU seeks public help in identifying suspect illegally dumping at Polly Drummond Hill Yard Waste Site

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Community Affairs | News | Date Posted: Wednesday, July 31, 2019

DNREC is seeking the public’s help in identifying the driver of a pickup truck who was twice seen on surveillance cameras illegally dumping.




DNREC confirms finding Asian longhorned tick for the first time in Delaware

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | News | Date Posted: Wednesday, July 31, 2019

The Asian longhorned tick has been found for the first time in Delaware. The DNREC Tick Monitoring program has confirmed that five Asian longhorned tick nymphs – immature ticks – were found in late June in northern New Castle County.






  Archives:  July 2019

Delaware moves to crack down on workplace fraud, improve oversight of contractors

Department of Labor | Date Posted: Wednesday, July 31, 2019

WILMINGTON – Gov. John Carney signed a bill Tuesday that will clarify and enforce workplace fraud rules and create a new registry to oversee contractor activity in the First State. Senate Substitute 1 for Senate Bill 95 passed the Delaware General Assembly earlier this year with nearly unanimous support and incorporates recommendations from a 2018 […]




Governor Carney Signs Legislation Establishing Infrastructure Fund to Create Jobs

Department of Transportation | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Delaware is investing $3.9 billion to modernize transportation infrastructure through 2025 WILMINGTON, Del. – In front of the Christina River Bridge, Governor John Carney on Wednesday signed Senate Bill 61, legislation that establishes the Transportation Infrastructure Investment Fund (TIIF) to allow businesses to make roadway infrastructure improvements that will support job-creating projects in Delaware. TIIF […]




Bill Signing Promotes Savings in the First State

Office of the State Treasurer | State Treasurer Colleen C. Davis | Date Posted: Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Senate Bill 143, signed today by Governor Carney, will increase savings plans education   Treasurer Colleen C. Davis, bill sponsors Sen. Trey Paradee and Rep. Krista Griffith, and children from Brilliant Little Minds Learning Academy celebrated today as Governor John Carney signed Senate Bill 143 into law. This legislation allows the Plans Management Board and […]




DNREC ECU seeks public help in identifying suspect illegally dumping at Polly Drummond Hill Yard Waste Site

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Community Affairs | News | Date Posted: Wednesday, July 31, 2019

DNREC is seeking the public’s help in identifying the driver of a pickup truck who was twice seen on surveillance cameras illegally dumping.




DNREC confirms finding Asian longhorned tick for the first time in Delaware

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | News | Date Posted: Wednesday, July 31, 2019

The Asian longhorned tick has been found for the first time in Delaware. The DNREC Tick Monitoring program has confirmed that five Asian longhorned tick nymphs – immature ticks – were found in late June in northern New Castle County.