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DNREC announces preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps for portions of Kent County now available from FEMA

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | News | Date Posted: Friday, April 12, 2013

The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control has announced that preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps for portions of Kent County have been released by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). The preliminary maps are available online at www.rampp-team.com/de.htm




Governor’s Weekly Message Transcript: Marriage Equality – Writing the Next Chapter in History

Former Governor Jack Markell (2009-2017) | News | Date Posted: Friday, April 12, 2013

Earlier this week, I was honored to join with hundreds of students at the University of Delaware for a rally on marriage equality. As you can see from this footage – the atmosphere was energizing. It has been remarkable to be engaged in the fast-moving transformation of public opinion on the issue of marriage equality – momentum that can be attributed, in large part, to our youth. Much as the civil rights and women’s liberation movements served as a call-to-action for young adults of the 60s and 70s, debating issues like marriage equality and gender identity will become defining moments in their lifetime. And yet, for many of them, the current debate leaves them perplexed.




Governor’s Weekly Message: Marriage Equality – Writing the Next Chapter in History

Former Governor Jack Markell (2009-2017) | News | Date Posted: Friday, April 12, 2013

In his weekly message, Governor Markell talks about the current momentum regarding the legalization of same-sex marriage in Delaware and the important role young people play in moving the issue forward.




Are You A Looker? Motorcyclists Are Looking Out For You.

Department of Safety and Homeland Security | News | Office of Highway Safety | Date Posted: Friday, April 12, 2013

With winter gone and spring bringing warmer weather, more motorcyclists are out on the roads. The Delaware Office of Highway Safety (OHS) is reminding motorists to keep an eye out for motorcyclists because they are looking out for you.




Third and final Fort DuPont master plan meeting on the complex’s future set for April 18 in Delaware City

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | News | Date Posted: Friday, April 12, 2013

The last of three community meetings on the future of the Historic Fort DuPont Complex will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 18, at the Delaware City Community Center.







  Category: News


DNREC announces preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps for portions of Kent County now available from FEMA

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | News | Date Posted: Friday, April 12, 2013

The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control has announced that preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps for portions of Kent County have been released by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). The preliminary maps are available online at www.rampp-team.com/de.htm




Governor’s Weekly Message Transcript: Marriage Equality – Writing the Next Chapter in History

Former Governor Jack Markell (2009-2017) | News | Date Posted: Friday, April 12, 2013

Earlier this week, I was honored to join with hundreds of students at the University of Delaware for a rally on marriage equality. As you can see from this footage – the atmosphere was energizing. It has been remarkable to be engaged in the fast-moving transformation of public opinion on the issue of marriage equality – momentum that can be attributed, in large part, to our youth. Much as the civil rights and women’s liberation movements served as a call-to-action for young adults of the 60s and 70s, debating issues like marriage equality and gender identity will become defining moments in their lifetime. And yet, for many of them, the current debate leaves them perplexed.




Governor’s Weekly Message: Marriage Equality – Writing the Next Chapter in History

Former Governor Jack Markell (2009-2017) | News | Date Posted: Friday, April 12, 2013

In his weekly message, Governor Markell talks about the current momentum regarding the legalization of same-sex marriage in Delaware and the important role young people play in moving the issue forward.




Are You A Looker? Motorcyclists Are Looking Out For You.

Department of Safety and Homeland Security | News | Office of Highway Safety | Date Posted: Friday, April 12, 2013

With winter gone and spring bringing warmer weather, more motorcyclists are out on the roads. The Delaware Office of Highway Safety (OHS) is reminding motorists to keep an eye out for motorcyclists because they are looking out for you.




Third and final Fort DuPont master plan meeting on the complex’s future set for April 18 in Delaware City

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | News | Date Posted: Friday, April 12, 2013

The last of three community meetings on the future of the Historic Fort DuPont Complex will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 18, at the Delaware City Community Center.