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  Category: Office of the Governor


Governor Carney’s Statement on Senate Confirmation

Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, May 15, 2024

DOVER, Del. – Governor John Carney on Wednesday issued the following statement on the Delaware Senate’s confirmation of Kathleen Vavala as a Superior Court Judge in New Castle County. “Kathleen is well respected in the courtroom and the classroom, serving as Counsel in the Delaware Supreme Court Office of Disciplinary Counsel and Adjunct Professor at Delaware Law […]




Delaware to Join Public-Private Partnership to Build New Port

Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, May 8, 2024

Expanded maritime facility estimated to create 6,000 Delaware jobs   WILMINGTON, Del. – The State of Delaware on Wednesday announced it will join the private operator of the Port of Wilmington, Enstructure, to build a new port terminal at a site in Edgemoor, Delaware. The Edgemoor industrial site was purchased in 2017 by the taxpayer-owned Diamond […]




May is Motorcycle Awareness Month

Department of Transportation | Division of Motor Vehicles | Kent County | Motorcycle | New Castle County | News | Office of the Governor | Sussex County | Date Posted: Monday, May 6, 2024

Drivers, do your part and give motorcyclists extra room to stop and maneuver. Always look out for motorcyclists when turning, changing lanes, and at intersections.

Motorcyclists, make yourselves visible by always using your headlights. Wear protective clothing and dress for a crash, not just the ride, and never travel in a vehicle’s blindsight.




Governor Carney Commends State of Delaware Employees in Celebration of Public Service Recognition Week, May 5-11

Department of Human Resources | Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Monday, May 6, 2024

Governor John Carney honored Delaware state employees during Public Service Recognition Week, highlighting their dedication and exceptional contributions. The event, held at the Modern Maturity Center, celebrated the commitment of government workers to the welfare of Delaware communities.




Governor Carney Announces Compassionate Champion Award Winners to Kick off Trauma Awareness Month

Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Thursday, May 2, 2024

WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney and First Spouse Tracey Quillen Carney on Thursday announced the 2024 Compassionate Champion Awardees. The Compassionate Champion Awards recognize individuals, organizations, and educational institutions across the State of Delaware that provide trauma-informed services in a manner consistent with the Delaware Developmental Framework for Trauma-Informed Care. “The Compassionate Champions have […]







  Category: Office of the Governor

Governor Carney’s Statement on Senate Confirmation

Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, May 15, 2024

DOVER, Del. – Governor John Carney on Wednesday issued the following statement on the Delaware Senate’s confirmation of Kathleen Vavala as a Superior Court Judge in New Castle County. “Kathleen is well respected in the courtroom and the classroom, serving as Counsel in the Delaware Supreme Court Office of Disciplinary Counsel and Adjunct Professor at Delaware Law […]




Delaware to Join Public-Private Partnership to Build New Port

Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, May 8, 2024

Expanded maritime facility estimated to create 6,000 Delaware jobs   WILMINGTON, Del. – The State of Delaware on Wednesday announced it will join the private operator of the Port of Wilmington, Enstructure, to build a new port terminal at a site in Edgemoor, Delaware. The Edgemoor industrial site was purchased in 2017 by the taxpayer-owned Diamond […]




May is Motorcycle Awareness Month

Department of Transportation | Division of Motor Vehicles | Kent County | Motorcycle | New Castle County | News | Office of the Governor | Sussex County | Date Posted: Monday, May 6, 2024

Drivers, do your part and give motorcyclists extra room to stop and maneuver. Always look out for motorcyclists when turning, changing lanes, and at intersections.

Motorcyclists, make yourselves visible by always using your headlights. Wear protective clothing and dress for a crash, not just the ride, and never travel in a vehicle’s blindsight.




Governor Carney Commends State of Delaware Employees in Celebration of Public Service Recognition Week, May 5-11

Department of Human Resources | Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Monday, May 6, 2024

Governor John Carney honored Delaware state employees during Public Service Recognition Week, highlighting their dedication and exceptional contributions. The event, held at the Modern Maturity Center, celebrated the commitment of government workers to the welfare of Delaware communities.




Governor Carney Announces Compassionate Champion Award Winners to Kick off Trauma Awareness Month

Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Thursday, May 2, 2024

WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney and First Spouse Tracey Quillen Carney on Thursday announced the 2024 Compassionate Champion Awardees. The Compassionate Champion Awards recognize individuals, organizations, and educational institutions across the State of Delaware that provide trauma-informed services in a manner consistent with the Delaware Developmental Framework for Trauma-Informed Care. “The Compassionate Champions have […]