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2021 Governor’s Outstanding Volunteer Service Awards

We are so proud to recognize Delaware  volunteers for outstanding service to our communities. Some of the most outstanding achievements are made through the efforts of unsung heroes and we are honored to show recognition of good work. Nominate someone … Continue reading

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Harvey Mill Park Walk Through-Sat. Sept 18th

On Saturday September 18th at 10 AM there will be a fall NCWA (Naamans Creek Watershed Association) walk along Naamans Creek in Harvey Mill Park. Please meet at the downstream bridge in the park. Closest street intersection is Inwood and … Continue reading

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Community Trees Online Seminar

Registration is now open for web-based seminars (Community Forestry Institute) in October by the Penn State Extension which highlights planning and management of public trees. This may be of interest to our suburban communities. Here is the link for more … Continue reading

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Naamans Creek Watershed Cleanup 2021 Review

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The Naamans Creek Watershed Cleanup 2021 took place from April 18th to April 24th. As of May 14th, 2021 here are the results of the Naamans Creek Watershed cleanup. Disposed of by Got Junk = 1450 lbsDisposed of by collectors … Continue reading

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Naamans Creek Watershed Association Earthday Cleanup April 18-24, 2021

The Annual Christina River Watershed Cleanup will be a little different this year. The Naamans Creek Watershed Association (NCWA) is coordinating with the Christina River Watershed Cleanup for April Cleanup dates. The Cleanup will run from Sunday, April 18 to … Continue reading

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Community COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics at Nemours

At the request of the State of Delaware, Nemours is providing COVID-19 vaccinations to our community. We hold our vaccination clinics at Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children (N/AIDHC) by invitation and appointment only. We do not operate walk-up or … Continue reading

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CCOBH and the Naamans Creek Watershed Association (NCWA) are pleased to announce their first educational Zoom Webinar:   “DE State and NCC Regulations Impacting Development of the Former Claymont Steel Mill Industrial Site.” Please join us to learn from the experts … Continue reading

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NCC@2050 Comprehensive Plan

NCC@2050 will replace the New Castle County 2012 Comprehensive Plan update. The 2012 Comprehensive Plan is the current comprehensive development plan, required by the State, serving to guide development and decision-making associated with our community’s built and natural environment.  See … Continue reading

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Northern Delaware Greenway Trail

National Recreation Trail in Brandywine Hundred A 10-mile “National Recreation Trail” runs through seven unique State and County Parks in northern Delaware’s “Brandywine Hundred” district — from the Brandywine Creek in Wilmington to the Delaware River! This is the spectacular … Continue reading

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“Navigating the New Castle County Land Use Labyrinth – A Primer for Community Engagement & Participation Meeting”

You are invited to a Zoom meeting on “Navigating the New Castle County Land Use Labyrinth – A Primer for Community Engagement & Participation Meeting” hosted by CCOBH. When: Thursday, May 21, 2020 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)  Register … Continue reading

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