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June 2017

Articles:

  • Resolution on HB 190
  • Comments on HB 190
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May 2017

Articles:

  • Candidates for Civic League Officers
  • Bylaw Committee Amendment Recommendations
  • County Land Use Process Under Threat - Will County Administration Act?
  • Q & A on Lightering / Wharfage Fees
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April 2017

Articles:

  • Survey of Regional Civic Groups
  • DNREC Got it Wrong Again
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March 2017

Articles:

  • Delaware Bayshore Initiative Dealt a Big Loss
  • Brandywine Hundred has its share of Unresolved Traffic Problems
  • Does This County Have A Conservative Ethos ?
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November 2016

Articles:

  • Candidates Night Quick Summary
  • December 5th Cocktail Party
  • Controversy Corner
  • Routes 41 & 48 a Differing Summation
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October 2016

Articles:

  • Candidates Night
  • The UDC Revision Process
  • Sharing the Misery: Monster Trucks
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May 2016

Articles:

  • The Pendulum is Swinging
  • Membership
  • Fritz Griesinger Memorial
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January 2016

Articles:

  • Delaware Needs Guidelines for Coming Police Drones.
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October 2015

Articles:

  • Council Gets Unified Development Code Revisions
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September 2015

Articles:

  • Nominating Committee Report
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June 2015

Articles:

  • Observations On The Transportation Brainstorming Session
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April 2015

Articles:

  • UPDATING THE UDC: DON'T DRINK THE KOOL-AID YET !
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March 2015

Articles:

  • CONTINUING SAGA: OPEN GOVERNMENT? NOT AT NC COUNTY LAND USE
  • Community Mobilizes to Protect Public Review Process
  • ATTORNEY GENERAL'S OFFICE READY TO HELP WITH HOUSING PROBLEMS
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February 2015

Articles:

  • Open Government? Not at NC County Land Use !
  • Measuring the Pain of Growth. How much congestion can we Tolerate?
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January 2015

Articles:

  • Priority Schools
  • New Castle County Not Getting Fair Share of Farm Preservation $$$
  • Draft of House Bill for Residential Growth
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November 2014

Articles:

  • CLNCC Ad Hoc Committee Executive Summary
    Ordinances 14-108 and 14-109
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October 2014

Articles:

  • Participatory Budgeting
  • Newport Gap Pike Truck Routing Insanity
  • Future Planning Battles in Delaware
  • Victory Against Toll Brothers
  • DNREC's Failure to Comply
  • Workforce Housing
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July 2014

Articles:

  • 147th Delaware Legislative Session - 2014 Report
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June 2014

Articles:

  • Little Pressure for U.S. 301 Spur
  • An act to amend Chapter 1 of Title 9 of the Delaware code
  • If it LOOKS like a duck, WALKS like a duck....
  • I-495 Bridge Closure
  • Reference: State Procedure Act-Professional Services
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May 2014

Articles:

  • Legislature Should Clarify 2662
  • Barley Mill Plaza Rezoning: Teachings in the Supreme Court Decision
  • Redistricting Losing in Legislature
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April 2014

Articles:

  • Continuing 301/SR1 Saga
  • Response to "How's that Working for you, Wilmington?"
  • "When is a Neighborhood not a Neighborhood?"
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March 2014

Articles:

  • The Politics of Free Speech
  • Coastal Zone Act - Time to Review
  • Proposed US 301 Connector Road
  • DelDOT Secretary Grilled
  • Pedestrian Fatalities in Delaware
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February 2014

Articles:

  • Questions for DelDOT
  • Workforce Housing Debate
  • Fogerty's Approach to Planning
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January 2014

Articles:

  • PBF Energy's Delaware City Refinery and the Coastal Zone act
  • Coastal Zone Act-Time to Review/Refine
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November 2013

Articles:

  • Has the University of Delaware Gone Rogue on Newark?
  • Draft Resolution Update by Vic Singer
  • Newark Residents Not Against Gaining New Jobs
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October 2013

Articles:

  • Newark Power Plant Generates Significant Civic Resistance
  • Draft Resolution by Vic Singer
  • Call for Action by Charles Weymouth
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September 2013

Articles:

  • SOC Answers Notice of Appeal
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June 2013

Articles:

  • Update on Workforce Housing
  • Farmland is N.C.C.'s Most Important Asset
  • How Our Friends in Dover Perfected the Art of Wasting Public Dollars
  • Nominees for Civic League Officers
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May 2013

Articles:

  • Response to News Journal Opinion
  • Get Involved
  • Independent Redistricting Commission
  • Community Bill of Rights
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April 2013

Articles:

  • Remarks for House Judiciary Committee
  • Oral Synopsis
  • Comments on Pending Gun Control Legislation
  • Lapses in Buyer Notification for Workforce Housing Projects
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March 2013

Articles:

  • Response to March 5, 2013 News Journal Opinion Section Article
  • Letter to DNREC
  • LA Times Article on Home Prices
  • Delaware Housing Market May Have to Absorb Foreclosures
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February 2013

Articles:

  • Emails to Council President Bullock
  • Email to NCC Planning Board
  • Letter to DelDOT
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January 2013

Articles:

  • Letter to DelDOT Dec.31, 2012
  • Keep a Critical Eye on Our Future
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November 2012

Articles:

  • Letter to Secretary O'Mara DNREC
  • Planning for 2013, and thereafter
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October 2012

Articles:

  • Opinion: Letter to the Delaware Department of Transportation
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September 2012

Articles:

  • Opinion: It's Now or Never
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August 2012

Articles:

  • Proposed - Amendment to Standards and Regulations for Subdivision Streets and State Highway Access
  • Delaware's 2012 Rankings by CNBC
  • Agenda for August 21, 2012 Meeting
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June 2012

Articles:

  • Questions for Candidate Forum
  • Smart Growth?
  • 2012-2013 Officers and Directors
  • Membership Renewal
  • More Points to Ponder
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May 2012

Articles:

  • Items not reported in the mainstream news media
  • Candidates need support
  • Nominated Officers and Directors
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April 2012

Articles:

  • Questions for the Delaware Secretary of Finance
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March 2012

Articles:

  • What constitutes full disclosure for purchasing real estate in Delaware?
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February 2012

Articles:

  • Purchasers in Work Force Housing Developments Buy Blindly
  • Proposed Legislative Agenda
  • Calling All Commuters and Other Users of Landcaster Pike and Route 141
  • 10 DEL. CODE, Sec. 8126
  • Changes to Comp Plan Maps are a Rezoning Says Vice Chancellor
  • Excerpt - 12.12.11 WILMAPCO PAC Meeting Minutes
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January 2012

Articles:

  • Municipal Finance in the Face of Falling Property Values
  • Change in Delivery Method of County Comments
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November 2011

Articles:

  • A State Budget Deficit Already?!
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October 2011

Articles:

  • Transparency in DelDOT
  • Toll Revenue Bonds
  • Need More Board Members
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September 2011

Articles:

  • Comments by Chuck Mulholland
  • Community Bill of Rights
  • Unfulfilled Dreams
  • Create Jobs by Making Walking Actionable
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June 2011

Articles:

  • Projected Housing Need
  • Notes from the Front Lines
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May 2011

Articles:

  • Mixed Use - Mixed Signal
  • Need for Housing in N.C.C. ?
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April 2011

Articles:

  • Cost of Community Services Studies
  • Revenue-to-Expenditure Ratios
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March 2011

Articles:

  • Proposed Resolution on Comp Plan
  • No Buyer Advisory in County Code
  • Home Prices Still Dropping
  • Ruling on TIS
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February 2011

Articles:

  • Ethics Working Group Idea
  • Community Bill of Rights
  • Open redistricting
  • Legislative Agenda
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January 2011

Articles:

  • NCC Comprehensive Plan Update Meeting Schedule
  • Correcting Flooding Problems
  • Moving Forward
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November 2010

Articles:

  • Proposed Changes to the Intersection of Kennett Pike
    and Route 82
  • Chairman's Report to NCC Planning Board
  • Under Attack: Delaware's Coastal Zone Act
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October 2010

Articles:

  • Revised Plan for Acierno/Stopyra Shopping Center
  • Remember 24 Years ago?
  • What became of Target?
  • What is CAPPA ?
  • What is CAPPA doing about the Acierno/Stopyra Rezoning Proposal?
  • America's Top States for Business 2010
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September 2010

Articles:

  • 9 Delaware � 2603. Purposes of regulations
  • Problems with Redevelopment
  • For a nationwide camparison on how well Delaware is doing.
  • The Redevelopment Provisions Enacted per the 2007 Comp Plan
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June 2010

Articles:

  • Changing of the Guard at the Civic League
  • Matching Growth to Available Infrastructure
  • Encourage All to Pay Dues
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May 2010

Articles:

  • Nominations of Officers and Directors
  • County Council: Reduce It, Speed It Up, and Save $1.5 Million
  • Proposed By-Law Change
  • WILMAPCO to Revisit Sidewalks Issue
  • Forget Snow, Remember Money
  • What an Extra $100 Million fir Schools Will Buy
  • New Way to Pay Dues
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April 2010

Articles:

  • Want Local School Control?
  • Keeping Fingers out of the Cookie Jar
  • Redistricting Delaware - What You Don't Know
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March 2010

Articles:

  • Snow Planning for 2010-11
  • Deed Restrictions Enforced
  • Pilot School Protest Fails
  • Two New DelDOT Videos
  • Amending State Land Use Planning
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February 2010

Articles:

  • Correcting Redevelopment Criteria
  • DelDOT Still Pushing Billion Dollar ByPass
  • Things to Think About This Year
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January 2010

Articles:

  • Impact of the Delaware Uniform Common Interest
    Ownership Act
  • Summary of Needed UDC Updates
  • Anatomy of a Betrayal
  • Cost of Accurate Snowfall Measurement
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December 2009

Articles:

  • Stop Deepening the Delaware River
  • Unfair to Seniors
  • Neighbors of Proposed "Milltown Square" Fight Rezoning
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November 2009

Articles:

  • Making a Difference
  • Gerrymandering Must Be Stopped
  • Anticipating Long Coming Governance
  • Dream of Faster Land Use Approvals
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October 2009

Articles:

  • "By Right" Program Coming
  • Now is the time to Create An Independent Redistricting Commission
  • Watch Those Bright Yellow Signs
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August 2009

Articles:

  • Study This New Ordinance - 09-666
  • ADU Consequences
  • Workforce Housing - Part II
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June 2009

Articles:

  • Work Force Housing - The Awakening
  • "Buck a Barrel" - The saga continues
  • Civic League Officers & Directors Announced
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May 2009

Articles:

  • Smart Growth - Not in Delaware
  • Progress on our "Buck a Barrel" Proposal
  • Stoltz Encounters Power of Cooperating Communities
  • Annual Meeting and Election of Officers & Directors
  • Letters Needed Now
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April 2009

Articles:

  • County Needs $40 Million
  • $27 Million School Savings
  • Throwaway Houses, Throwaway Schools
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March 2009

Articles:

  • Billion Dollar 301 Bypass
  • A Helpful Chart of Accounts
  • So Much for Transparency
  • History Offers Alternatives for Nationalizing the Banks
  • Preliminary Listening Campaign Results
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February 2009

Articles:

  • Things to think About
  • Cost of Council Doubles
  • One More Time
  • Last Chance to Update
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January 2009

Articles:

  • Listening and Asking Campaign
  • Has a Good WFH Idea Gone Bad?
  • Current Budget Musings
  • Growth Projection Lowered for NCC
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December 2008

Articles:

  • Stoltz Conundrum
  • Stoltz 800 Preview Tour
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November 2008

Articles:

  • Something for Everyone with Workforce Housing
  • Good Government Reception
  • Bill of Rights
  • Stoltz Proposal in Perspective
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October 2008

Articles:

  • Candidates Forum
  • Work Force Housing Consequences
  • Getting DNREC To Respond
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September 2008

Articles:

  • Safeguarding Delaware's River and Bay
  • Deepening the Delaware River and Lightering in the Bay
  • More Bureaucracy / More Debt Proposed
  • Election Mania
  • Last Call for Inclusion
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June 2008

Articles:

  • We Told You So
  • A new Day in New Castle County
  • Consequences of Too Dense Housing
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May 2008

Articles:

  • Unemotional Yard Waste Review
  • The Plot Thickens - Tax Increment Financing
  • Who Pays for Delmarva/Blue Water Wind Debate
  • New Membership Directory is Coming
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April 2008

Articles:

  • New Castle county Budget
  • Yard Waste Ban Revisited
  • Transparent Resolution Adopted
  • When Size is Significant
  • General Assembly to Buy/Sell What on June 30?
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March 2008

Articles:

  • Thinking about School Taxes
  • Reduce Scope of 301 By-pass Because...
  • Slow Growth Ahead
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February 2008

Articles:

  • Keep Our Lights Burning
  • Reassuring Energy Sources
  • Have a Sidewalk
  • Find New Road Funds or Cut Costs
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January 2008

Articles:

  • Thinking about Yard Waste, etc.
  • Letter to State Legislators
  • Transparency in Schools, Too
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November 2007

Articles:

  • BRAC and 16,000 New Jobs Impast New Castle County
  • Approach to Indian River Inlet Bridge Questioned
  • Filling Perryville to Newark Commuter Rail Gap
  • Further Review Urged On Affordable Housing
  • Excerpts from Smart Growth Committee
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October 2007

Articles:

  • Great new place beckons you to the October 16 meeting
  • Affordable Housing Revisions to the UDC by Charles Baker
  • Pandemic Influenza Preparedness by Pam Maier
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September 2007

Articles:

  • Getting our Money's Worth?? by Bill Dunn
  • Eminet Domain. Taking for Public Benefit, Not for Public Use by Victor Singer
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June 2007

Articles:

  • Lightering Resolution
  • Report on Tax Proposal & Resolution by Michael McDowell
  • New Officers and Directors
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May 2007

Articles:

  • Open/Good Government Measures by Speaker of the House Terry Spence
  • Volunteers needed to Report Wetland Dieback locations by A. Jacobs/C. Bason
  • New - "Committee of Greybeards" forming
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April 2007

Articles:

  • Comments on the NCC 2008 Budget by Marion Stewart
  • Land Use - A Dilemma by Charles Weymouth
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March 2007

Articles:

  • Proposed resolution for an extension for the update of the NCC Comp.Dev.Plan
  • Letter from John Flaherty of Common Cause of DE
  • Proposed resolution opposed to Deepening the Delaware River Channel
  • Letter to Governor Corzine by Maya Van Rossum

February 2007

Articles:

  • Communication from Councilman David Tackett
  • Water Suffiency/Tapped-Out? by Leanne Ferguson
  • Comments on NCCo CPU by Leanne Ferguson
  • Comprehensive Plan Study by David Arday
  • Community Resource Advocate/Opinion by Fritz Griesinger

January 2007

Articles:

  • DE/MD American Planning Association by Fritz Griesinger
  • Oil Lightening by Vic Singer
  • LNG Debacle by Tony Spadaccini

November 2006

Articles:

  • DNREC withdraws building line regulations
  • Life of Inland Bays
  • "Multi-pollutant" Regulation
  • Perspective by Delaware Secretary of Transportation

October 2006

Articles:

  • Civic League Highlights for 2005-2006
  • CCOBH, LWV & FAA Meetings everyone should attend
  • Senate Candidates oppose sale of state roads
  • Contrary View - Response to Sept Issue Opinion
  • Air Pollution - A major Problem in Delaware
  • "Mulit" Pollutant Regulation Necessary to Clean DE Power Plants
  • Civic League Meetings for 2006-2007

September 2006

Articles:

  • Draft of Resolution
  • Opinion "Participation in the Political Process is Essential to Preserve Democracy"
  • Membership Alert

June 2006

Articles:

  • Will the Administration Sell Delaware's Toll Roads?
  • Sussex County/New Castle County by Joan Deaver
  • The Urgency of Attention to the Comprehensive Planning Process by Christine Whitehead
  • Southern NCC Alliance - May 26, 2006 supports Sussex County Council Expansion

May 2006

Program:

  • Delaware Greenways by Metta Barbour
  • land Use Issues
Articles:
  • Children are the Frontline in the Battle Against Obesity by State Rep. Stephanie Ulbrich
  • NCC Budget Statement by Marion stewart
  • Civc League Resolution April 18, 2006 on Waste Disposal
  • Housing Provision Modifications by Phil Lavelle
  • solid Waste Disposal Thoughts by Vic Singer

April 2006

Program:

  • Update on Energy/Utility Crisis
  • Response to News Journal Series on Development
  • Breakout sessions on C.L. Messages to State & N.C.C.Council
Articles:
  • Land Use - A dilemma - A Resolution by Charles M. Weymouth
  • N.C.C. Budget Comparison by Marion Stewart
  • Pandemic Influenza Preparedness by Pam Maier, State Rep.
  • Water Resources Mgmt. Committee by John R. Harrison

Mar 2006

Program:

  • America's & Delaware's Infrastructures
Articles:
  • Delaware's Cancer Consortium Update By Bethany Hall-Long, PhD, RN
  • Priority Planning at DelDOT by Vic Singer
  • U.S. Justice Department to Investigate B.P. by Tony Spadaccini
  • Waste in Delaware by Alan Muller

Feb 2006

Program:

  • Rising Energy Costs
Articles:
  • Community Based Planning - On the County Level By Ken Murphy
  • Storm Water Utility Legislation
  • Senate Arsenic Hearing by Marion Stewart
  • The Road to Gridlock by Christine Whitehead

Jan 2006

Program:

  • County Budget Issues
  • Comprehensive Plan Update
Articles:
  • Civic League Opposes Selling Public Roads by Christine Whitehead
  • Community Based Planning - Hockessin Village Plan By Ken Murphy
  • Boats: Editorial by Phil Lavelle
  • DelDOT Funding Priorities by Fritz Griesinger

June 2005

Program:

  • Planning Session
Articles:
  • Churchmans Road Extension Planning Canceled by DELDot- By Fritz Griesinger
  • From the desk of a Real Farmer - By Gary Warren
  • Millcreek - Limestone Civic Alliance Arsenic Summit by Christine Whitehead

May 2005

Program:

  • Annual Business Meeting
  • Nomination for Officers and Board Members
Articles:
  • Proposed County Budget for 2006 - By Marion Stewart
  • Funding Cuts for NCC Roads - By Joe Mitchell
  • Summit on Arsenic & Toxic Chemicals

April 2005

Program:

  • Protecting our Tax Money - The Auditing Function
Articles:
  • Planning for Stormwater Management, Who should pay?
  • Members urged to supply Email Addresses
  • The Legacy of John L. Carter of New Castle
  • Environmental Report
  • Civic League seeks new board members

March 2005

Program:

  • Water, Water, Everywhere
Articles:
  • Councilman Weiner recaps important initiatives at February Meeting
  • Civic League Members answer Surveys
  • Environmental Report by Christine Whitehead
  • Update on Dupont's VX Treatment Plan
  • Board supports continuing county Ads in local papers

February 2005

Program:

  • Councilman Robert Weiner - Current issues before County Council
  • DuPont Company - Update on VX Research
Articles:
  • Results of survey by Christine Whitehead
  • Update on LNG Terminal Proposal - by Dave Bailey
  • "Clear Skies" Bill - by Kay Maxwell
  • Extend Churchmans Rd Clarification by Fritz Griesinger
  • NCC Council Actions of Note by Jason Cornell

January 2005

Program:

  • Planning Session
Articles:
  • New meeting location
  • Water Committee Report and Opinion - by Mike McDowell
  • Extend Churchman's Road Coalition - Fritz Griesinger
  • December 21st County Council Meeting Report

November 2004

Program:

  • Liquified Natural Gas - Tanks & Tankers on the Delaware River
Articles:
  • A History Lesson in Zoning - Opinion by C. Whitehead
  • Livable Delaware: Accomplishments 2001-2004 - by Ken Murphy
  • Red Clay Creek Priority for Flood Control
  • Maintenance Corporations & Snow Removal - By Fritz R. Gresinger
  • You can have Curbside Recycling Now
  • Ethics Commission Rewriting Code

October 2004

Program:

  • Candidates Forum
Articles:
  • Bayberry Regional Planning - Opinion by David Carter
  • Public Corruption - Opinion by Lee Hoffman
  • Land Use Decisions and Flooding - Opinion by Christine Whitehead
  • New Members, Renewal Membership

September 2004

Program:

  • Candidates Forum
Articles:
  • A Bayberry Perspective - Opinion by David W. Baker
  • Preserve and Protect, The Quality of your Neighborhood
  • Proposed Resolution
  • New Members, Renewal Membership
  • President's Corner

July / August 2004

Program:

  • Presidents Report 2003 / 2004
Articles:
  • Committee Reports
  • An Explosive Issue of the Delaware River - Opinion Dave Bailey

June 2004

Program:

  • Planning the Agenda for our 41st Year
Articles:
  • NCC Council Fiscal Year 2005 Proposed Budget Comments
  • Redistricting by Commission. A solution to Confusion
  • NCC Council's $5 Million to $15 Million to Education & Non-Profit Groups
  • Membership Renewal Time
  • Don't Make This Your Last Issue

May 2004

Program:

  • Status of Expanded Recycling in Delaware
  • Election of Officers
Articles:
  • Opinion on Motiva Refinery
  • Opinion on Redistricting Reform
  • Farmland Preservation License Plates
  • Liquid Gas Terminal
  • Livable Delaware Task Force Report
  • Rebuttal

April 2004

Program:

  • EXPLORE THE LIMITS TO GROWTH
    Speaker: John Gaadt - Environmental Consultant
Articles:
  • Resignation of Bill Narcowich
  • Opinion on Mercury Emissions
  • Mr. Gordon's 2005 Budget
  • Delaware Disclosure #6
  • Lobbying Skills 101

March 2004
Program:
The ABC's of Lobbying

Articles:

  • Rental Code Working Group
  • Chemical Weapons Disposal Opinion
  • Technical Advisory Committee Reaches Milepost
  • Christina River Cleanup

February 2004
Program:
Issues, Resolutions and Planning
Articles:
  • Resolution 3.319 Hearing
  • Resolution Motiva Enterprises
  • The Hidden Costs of Expanding County Council

January 2004
Program:
What Happens When You Call 9-1-1?
Articles:
  • Waste Disposal Resolution
  • Incineration - Back on the Front Burner
  • Make Mandatory Recycling a 2004 Election Issue
  • Security in the Chemical Industry
  • Maximizing Recycling is in the Public Interest
  • Delaware Nature Society to the Rescue

November 2003
Program:
Business and Planning Meeting
Articles:
  • Livable Delaware Report
  • Glenville - "The Flood Is Over But The Misery Is Not."
  • October Meeting Produces Surprises

October 2003
Program:
Christiana Care Health System Expansion
The Rental Code Proposal
Results of Land Use Committee Meeting1
Articles:
  • Small clarifies DNREC position on Conset Decree / MOTIVA
    Additional Info Click to Download PDF
    - Appendix A of "Riding the Dragon" by Jack Doyle (with permission of author)
  • Considered changes in County Ambulance Services
  • New County Public Safety Facility
  • Civic League Public Safety Comm. Past & Present

September 2003
Program:
Reduction of Air Emissions at Motiva
Articles:
  • Environmental Report
  • NCC Redistricting
  • Metropolitian Form of Government for NCC?

July/August 2003
Program:
Annual Report from the President

June 2003
Program:
Annual President's Meeting
Articles:
  • Dredging the Delaware
  • Reality Transfer Tax Motion
  • Southern NCC Sewer Motion
  • NCC Budget Reserve Position
  • Results of our Elections

May 2003
Program:
Land Use and the New Castle County Sewer System
Articles:
  • Election of Officers
  • New Castle County 2004 Budget, By Marion C. Stewart
  • Density, An Editorial by Christine Whitehead

April 2003
Program:
A Vision of Wilmington and Beyond
Articles:
  • Correction of March Issue County Comments Article
  • Environmental Summary for April
  • DiPasquale Receives Good Government Award from Common Cause
  • Resolution Community Notification Provisions
  • Resolution - DNREC Public Hearings
  • Penny Hill Community Perseveres - Historic Home Saved
  • Water Supply Forum Announcement
  • Delaware Highway Capacity

March 2003
Program:
Issues, Resolutions and Planning
Articles:
  • March Environmental Report - Opinion, Christine Whitehead, Environmental Committee Chair
  • Furry Math? Market Has Failed to Capture True Value of Nature - Sharon Begley, Science Columnist, The Wall Street Journal. Reprint
  • Public or Private Interest - Personal Opinion, Vic Singer
  • Farmland Preservation Study Committee Formed

February 2003
Program:
Forum with Legislative Leaders
Articles:
  • Farmland Preservation - Personal Opinion, Christine Whitehead
  • Was DNREC Outfoxed By Motiva - Vic Singer, Ad Hoc Committee on Motiva
  • Environmental Chair's Report - Christine Whitehead
  • Wilmapco and Highway Hearings
  • Farmland Preservation Resolution

January 2003
Program:
A discussion of "Connectivity" by DelDOT representative, Ralph Reeb
Articles:
  • Investigation of the Gordon Administration - by Bill Narcowich
  • Opinions on Motiva applications
  • "You've been Robbed" - By Frank Sims

November 2002
Program:
Board Discussion of Current Issues
Articles:
  • Environmental Agendas - By Christine Whitehead, VP
  • How Are Smart Growth Initiatives Fairing? - Lee Hoffman, Housing Committee Chair
  • NCC Ethics Code Resolution - By Vic Singer
  • Valihura Does It Again - Personal Opinion, Lee Hoffman

October 2002
Program:
Forum for Delaware Senate Candidates
Articles:
  • County Ethics Oversight - President Bill Narcowich
  • "We're from the Government and We're Here to Help You" - Louise Rolleri, Marion Stewart and Mary Wherry
  • Water Water _ _ _ _ Where? - Editor Frank Sims
  • Maintenance Corporation Volunteer Partnership Initiative - Fritz Griesinger

September 2002
Program:
A Candidates Forum for County Council Offices
Articles:
  • Farmland Preservation - Define Permanent - Fritz Griesinger
  • Senate Bill 246 Prevents Eviction - Why did it languish in Committee? - Lee Hoffman
  • Annexation Moratorium in New Castle County - Bill Narcowich
  • Enviornment First - Gene McCoy

July/August 2002
No Meeting
Annual Report from the President, insightful information and reporting about 16 areas of concern.


June 2002
Program:
Civic League Planning Meeting
Articles:
  • Open Forum on Community Land Use Issues - Louise Rolleri
  • Transfer of Development Rights- How it Will Affect Your Community - Editor
  • Membership Form

May 2002
Program:
Livable Delaware Initiatives:
Featured Speaker Lee Ann Walling, Senior Advisor to the Governor.
Articles:
  • Results of the Annual Meeting and the Election of Officers.
  • "The More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same" - Vic Singer
  • Historic Redistricting Decision - Bill Narcowich
  • Dredging the Delaware - Editor

April 2002
Program:
Demographic Changes in Delaware from the 2000 Census
Featured Speaker, Ed Ratledge, UD.
Articles:
  • Gordon presents 2003 County Operating Budget - Marion Stewart
  • Annexation Controls, an open letter to Governor Minner - Bill Narcowich
  • House Bill 411 False Security Alarms - Bill Narcowich

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