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  Category: Office of the Governor


Delaware Extends Electric Vehicle Rebate Program

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Featured Posts | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | The Environment | Date Posted: Thursday, May 12, 2022

Almost 2,500 Rebates Have Been Paid Since Program’s Inception Delaware drivers switching to electric vehicles will continue to enjoy extra savings after the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control announced it is extending the Clean Vehicle Rebate Program through the end of the year. “As new and existing manufacturers introduce more electric vehicles to […]




Governor Carney Signs Paid Family Leave Legislation

Featured Posts | Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, May 11, 2022

Governor John Carney on Tuesday signed Senate Substitute 2 for Senate Bill 1 into law surrounded by members of the General Assembly and advocates. This legislation creates a statewide paid family and medical leave insurance program, offering eligible Delaware workers up to 12 weeks of paid leave to address a worker’s own serious health condition; to care for a family member with a serious health condition; to bond and care for a new child; or to address the impact of a family member’s military deployment.




ICYMI: Dolly Parton in Delaware for the Imagination Library Statewide Celebration

Delaware Libraries | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Monday, May 9, 2022

Since the public announcement of Dolly’s arrival in Delaware last week, more than 1,000 Delaware children have been signed up for the Imagination Library. As of last week, over 21,000 Delaware children are enrolled in the program.




DNREC, DEMA Sponsor Delaware Flood Awareness Week

Delaware Emergency Management Agency | Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Friday, May 6, 2022

Governor John Carney has proclaimed May 9 through 13 Delaware Flood Awareness Week to inform residents about flood risk, likelihood of flooding from extreme weather events brought on by climate change, the importance of having a flood insurance policy, and flood remediation for property damage or loss.




DHSS Releases Second Annual Health Care Benchmark Trend Report

Delaware Health and Social Services | Governor John Carney | Health Care Commission | News | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Thursday, May 5, 2022

NEW CASTLE (May 5, 2022) – Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS) Secretary Molly Magarik presented the State’s second annual Benchmark Trend Report at today’s Delaware Health Care Commission (DHCC) meeting. This report displays trends in Delaware’s health care spending and quality, comparing new 2020 data against a set benchmark, as well as baseline […]







  Category: Office of the Governor


Delaware Extends Electric Vehicle Rebate Program

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Featured Posts | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | The Environment | Date Posted: Thursday, May 12, 2022

Almost 2,500 Rebates Have Been Paid Since Program’s Inception Delaware drivers switching to electric vehicles will continue to enjoy extra savings after the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control announced it is extending the Clean Vehicle Rebate Program through the end of the year. “As new and existing manufacturers introduce more electric vehicles to […]




Governor Carney Signs Paid Family Leave Legislation

Featured Posts | Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, May 11, 2022

Governor John Carney on Tuesday signed Senate Substitute 2 for Senate Bill 1 into law surrounded by members of the General Assembly and advocates. This legislation creates a statewide paid family and medical leave insurance program, offering eligible Delaware workers up to 12 weeks of paid leave to address a worker’s own serious health condition; to care for a family member with a serious health condition; to bond and care for a new child; or to address the impact of a family member’s military deployment.




ICYMI: Dolly Parton in Delaware for the Imagination Library Statewide Celebration

Delaware Libraries | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Monday, May 9, 2022

Since the public announcement of Dolly’s arrival in Delaware last week, more than 1,000 Delaware children have been signed up for the Imagination Library. As of last week, over 21,000 Delaware children are enrolled in the program.




DNREC, DEMA Sponsor Delaware Flood Awareness Week

Delaware Emergency Management Agency | Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Friday, May 6, 2022

Governor John Carney has proclaimed May 9 through 13 Delaware Flood Awareness Week to inform residents about flood risk, likelihood of flooding from extreme weather events brought on by climate change, the importance of having a flood insurance policy, and flood remediation for property damage or loss.




DHSS Releases Second Annual Health Care Benchmark Trend Report

Delaware Health and Social Services | Governor John Carney | Health Care Commission | News | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Thursday, May 5, 2022

NEW CASTLE (May 5, 2022) – Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS) Secretary Molly Magarik presented the State’s second annual Benchmark Trend Report at today’s Delaware Health Care Commission (DHCC) meeting. This report displays trends in Delaware’s health care spending and quality, comparing new 2020 data against a set benchmark, as well as baseline […]