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  Category: Governor John Carney


Registration Open for Annual Volunteer Delaware Conference on April 30 in Dover

Delaware Health and Social Services | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Tuesday, March 27, 2018

NEW CASTLE (March 27, 2018) – The annual Volunteer Delaware Conference, the state’s leading conference for organizations and individuals making a difference in their communities through volunteerism, is set for April 30 in Dover. Presented by the Delaware State Office of Volunteerism (SOV) and the Delaware Association of Volunteer Administrators (DAVA), the conference will feature […]




Governor Carney, Secretary Bunting Announce Establishment of Teachers Advisory Council

Department of Education | Education | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Council will gather feedback from educators statewide, increase the voice of teachers in policy decisions DOVER, Del. – Governor John Carney and Dr. Susan Bunting, Secretary of the Delaware Department of Education, announced on Tuesday the establishment of a new Teachers Advisory Council to gather the feedback of educators from across the state. Secretary Bunting […]




Governor Carney, Senator Townsend, Representative Longhurst Announce Assault Weapons Legislation

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Thursday, March 22, 2018

DOVER, Del. – Governor John Carney, Senator Bryan Townsend, and House Majority Leader Valerie Longhurst on Thursday announced legislation to ban the sale, purchase, transfer, and certain possession of assault-style weapons in Delaware. The legislation will be introduced by Senator Townsend in the Delaware Senate on Thursday. Representative Longhurst is the legislation’s prime sponsor in the […]




State of Delaware Offices in Kent and New Castle Counties to Open at 10 a.m. on March 22

Department of Human Resources | Governor John Carney | Kent County | New Castle County | News | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, March 21, 2018

State of Delaware offices in Kent and New Castle Counties will open at 10 a.m. on Thursday, March 22, 2018. Non-essential employees who live or work in Kent and New Castle Counties do not report until 10 a.m. Essential employees are to report as scheduled.




Governor Carney Terminates State of Emergency and Level 1 Driving Warning Effective at Midnight

Delaware Emergency Management Agency | Department of Human Resources | Department of Transportation | Governor John Carney | Kent County | New Castle County | News | Office of the Governor | Sussex County | Weather | Date Posted: Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Drivers should continue to exercise caution on Delaware roadways DOVER, Del. – Governor John Carney has terminated the statewide State of Emergency, and the Level 1 Driving Warning in effect for Kent and New Castle counties, effective at midnight. Governor Carney issued the State of Emergency at midnight on Wednesday, March 21, 2018, authorizing the […]







  Category: Governor John Carney


Registration Open for Annual Volunteer Delaware Conference on April 30 in Dover

Delaware Health and Social Services | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Tuesday, March 27, 2018

NEW CASTLE (March 27, 2018) – The annual Volunteer Delaware Conference, the state’s leading conference for organizations and individuals making a difference in their communities through volunteerism, is set for April 30 in Dover. Presented by the Delaware State Office of Volunteerism (SOV) and the Delaware Association of Volunteer Administrators (DAVA), the conference will feature […]




Governor Carney, Secretary Bunting Announce Establishment of Teachers Advisory Council

Department of Education | Education | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Council will gather feedback from educators statewide, increase the voice of teachers in policy decisions DOVER, Del. – Governor John Carney and Dr. Susan Bunting, Secretary of the Delaware Department of Education, announced on Tuesday the establishment of a new Teachers Advisory Council to gather the feedback of educators from across the state. Secretary Bunting […]




Governor Carney, Senator Townsend, Representative Longhurst Announce Assault Weapons Legislation

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Thursday, March 22, 2018

DOVER, Del. – Governor John Carney, Senator Bryan Townsend, and House Majority Leader Valerie Longhurst on Thursday announced legislation to ban the sale, purchase, transfer, and certain possession of assault-style weapons in Delaware. The legislation will be introduced by Senator Townsend in the Delaware Senate on Thursday. Representative Longhurst is the legislation’s prime sponsor in the […]




State of Delaware Offices in Kent and New Castle Counties to Open at 10 a.m. on March 22

Department of Human Resources | Governor John Carney | Kent County | New Castle County | News | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, March 21, 2018

State of Delaware offices in Kent and New Castle Counties will open at 10 a.m. on Thursday, March 22, 2018. Non-essential employees who live or work in Kent and New Castle Counties do not report until 10 a.m. Essential employees are to report as scheduled.




Governor Carney Terminates State of Emergency and Level 1 Driving Warning Effective at Midnight

Delaware Emergency Management Agency | Department of Human Resources | Department of Transportation | Governor John Carney | Kent County | New Castle County | News | Office of the Governor | Sussex County | Weather | Date Posted: Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Drivers should continue to exercise caution on Delaware roadways DOVER, Del. – Governor John Carney has terminated the statewide State of Emergency, and the Level 1 Driving Warning in effect for Kent and New Castle counties, effective at midnight. Governor Carney issued the State of Emergency at midnight on Wednesday, March 21, 2018, authorizing the […]