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  Category: The Economy


Delaware Economic Development Working Group Recommends Plan for Public-Private Partnership

Delaware Economic Development Office (2013-2017) | Department of Labor | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | The Economy | Date Posted: Friday, April 7, 2017

Governor Carney created the working group with Executive Order #1 WILMINGTON, Del. – The Delaware Economic Development Working Group submitted its report to Governor John Carney on Friday, recommending a plan to implement a public-private partnership – the Delaware Prosperity Partnership – that would restructure Delaware’s economic development efforts. The nonprofit partnership, as recommended by […]




Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A., Inc. Distribution Center Coming to Newark

Delaware Economic Development Office (2013-2017) | Governor John Carney | The Economy | Date Posted: Tuesday, April 4, 2017

  New Castle, Del. – Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A., Inc. is expected to expand its extensive United States’ logistics network upon the closing set for May 20, 2017 for the site of the former AstroPower building, currently owned by Christina School District, located at 300 Executive Drive, Pencader Industrial Park in New Castle with […]




Governor Carney Accepts Strategic Plan from Delaware Pathways Steering Committee

Department of Labor | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | The Economy | Date Posted: Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Plan would improve Delaware’s efforts to connect educators and employers, and expand work-based learning WILMINGTON, Del. – The Delaware Pathways Steering Committee presented its Strategic Plan to Governor John Carney on Wednesday – including priorities designed to more effectively connect Delaware educators and employers, create additional work-based learning opportunities for Delaware middle and high school […]




Fiscal Responsibility Earns Delaware a Universal Triple-A Credit Rating

Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Governor | The Economy | Date Posted: Monday, February 13, 2017

Rating agencies express confidence in Delaware’s financial management WILMINGTON, Del. – The three major rating agencies have once again awarded Delaware a Triple-A credit rating, the highest mark that a state can achieve. Delaware has earned the Triple-A rating for 17 years, and the rating agencies continue to express confidence in Delaware’s strong financial management […]




Governor Carney Announces Economic Development Working Group Members

Governor John Carney | Kent County | New Castle County | News | Office of the Governor | Sussex County | The Economy | Date Posted: Thursday, February 9, 2017

Membership guidelines outlined in executive order   WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney announced Wednesday the members of the Economic Development Working Group who will develop recommendations for implementing a public-private partnership at the Delaware Economic Development Office. The working group will explore how state government can work with the private sector to improve economic development […]







  Category: The Economy


Delaware Economic Development Working Group Recommends Plan for Public-Private Partnership

Delaware Economic Development Office (2013-2017) | Department of Labor | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | The Economy | Date Posted: Friday, April 7, 2017

Governor Carney created the working group with Executive Order #1 WILMINGTON, Del. – The Delaware Economic Development Working Group submitted its report to Governor John Carney on Friday, recommending a plan to implement a public-private partnership – the Delaware Prosperity Partnership – that would restructure Delaware’s economic development efforts. The nonprofit partnership, as recommended by […]




Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A., Inc. Distribution Center Coming to Newark

Delaware Economic Development Office (2013-2017) | Governor John Carney | The Economy | Date Posted: Tuesday, April 4, 2017

  New Castle, Del. – Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A., Inc. is expected to expand its extensive United States’ logistics network upon the closing set for May 20, 2017 for the site of the former AstroPower building, currently owned by Christina School District, located at 300 Executive Drive, Pencader Industrial Park in New Castle with […]




Governor Carney Accepts Strategic Plan from Delaware Pathways Steering Committee

Department of Labor | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | The Economy | Date Posted: Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Plan would improve Delaware’s efforts to connect educators and employers, and expand work-based learning WILMINGTON, Del. – The Delaware Pathways Steering Committee presented its Strategic Plan to Governor John Carney on Wednesday – including priorities designed to more effectively connect Delaware educators and employers, create additional work-based learning opportunities for Delaware middle and high school […]




Fiscal Responsibility Earns Delaware a Universal Triple-A Credit Rating

Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Governor | The Economy | Date Posted: Monday, February 13, 2017

Rating agencies express confidence in Delaware’s financial management WILMINGTON, Del. – The three major rating agencies have once again awarded Delaware a Triple-A credit rating, the highest mark that a state can achieve. Delaware has earned the Triple-A rating for 17 years, and the rating agencies continue to express confidence in Delaware’s strong financial management […]




Governor Carney Announces Economic Development Working Group Members

Governor John Carney | Kent County | New Castle County | News | Office of the Governor | Sussex County | The Economy | Date Posted: Thursday, February 9, 2017

Membership guidelines outlined in executive order   WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney announced Wednesday the members of the Economic Development Working Group who will develop recommendations for implementing a public-private partnership at the Delaware Economic Development Office. The working group will explore how state government can work with the private sector to improve economic development […]