2019 Public Relations Releases

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Delaware County Seeking Input from Residents on Public Health in the County

Delaware County’s New Jail Oversight Board Holds First Meeting on Dec. 10

Park Police Hold Operation Blue Christmas Dec. 6-23

Sheriff's Office holds 21st Annual Mitten Tree Drive

Video: Public Hearing for Delaware County’s 2020 Proposed Budget

Delaware County’s Public Budget Hearing to be held Dec. 4


Opening of Delaware County’s Festival of Lights to be held Dec. 6

Small Business Saturday 2019

Delaware County Forms Complete Count Committee for the 2020 Census

U.S. Census Bureau hiring in Delco

Recognizing Community Action Agency of Delaware County’s 40th Anniversary

Delaware County’s 2019/2020 Cold Weather Plan

Delaware County Health Advisory Board Meeting held Nov 20.

Delaware County announces proposed budget for 2020

2019 Municipal Election Results


Delaware County Fire and EMS Inclusion Ceremony to held Nov. 3

Access to Jobs EXPO to be held Oct. 31

Fall Prevention Programs for Older Residents being held Nov. 7 and 14

Youth Mental Health First Aid Training held Dec. 3

Delaware County 2020 Census Information

County Awards 26 Municipalities Grants for Open Space and Parks Improvement

November recognized as National Family Caregivers Month

Recognizing October as Health Literacy Month

Delaware County Veterans Memorial Association holds Freedom Medal Dinner Nov. 14

Recognizing October 23-31 as Red Ribbon Week

Delaware County Council Approves purchase of New Voting System

Delaware County Provides Update on Recent Outbreak of Mumps

Delaware County warns of phone scam

Delaware County Holds Focus Groups and Online Survey on Public Health

Second Public Flu Shot Clinic to be held Oct. 23

Identity Theft Prevention Event being held Oct. 24

Recognizing October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Delaware County kicks off 17th annual Holiday Food Drive

Route 1 in Middletown closed Oct. 4 at 8pm- Oct. 7 at 5am

October 7 is the Last Day to Register to Vote in the 2019 General Election

Delaware County Receives Grant to Protect Children from Lead Hazards

Oct. 8 Board of Prison Inspectors meeting cancelled

COSA holds Chronic Disease Self-Management Program beginning Oct. 22

Delaware County Participates in Energy Efficiency Day 2019

Multiple Pathways to Recovery Event being held Oct. 19

Applications being accepted for citizen members of the County Jail Oversight Board

Run for Heroes to be held Oct. 13

Delaware County Announces Public Flu Shot Clinic on October 9


Multiple Pathways to Recovery Event being held Oct. 19

Applications being accepted for citizen members of the County Jail Oversight Board

Route 1 / Baltimore Pike Closure and Detour Sept. 27-30

Run for Heroes to be held Oct. 13

September Recognized as National Emergency Preparedness Month

Delaware County Announces Public Flu Shot Clinic on October 9

Emergency Preparedness Fair being held Sept. 25

Delaware County’s September 11th Ceremony

Archaeology Festival at Newlin Grist Mill on Sept. 14

Board of Elections reconvenes its Sept. 6 meeting on Sept. 16

DELCORA holds Informational Open House on Sept. 11

September is National Senior Center Month

POW/MIA Wall of Honor dedication to be held Sept. 19

Delco Libraries Participate in National Library Card Sign-Up Month

District Attorney Kat Copeland Joins FOP to Collect Supplies for Hurricane Dorian Victims

September is National Passport Month

October 7 is the Last Day to Register to Vote in the 2019 General Election

Delaware County’s 911 Remembrance Ceremony to be held Sept. 11 at 1pm

Delco Arts Week being held September 21 to 28


National Recovery Month event to be held Sept. 19

Municipal Training for Transportation and Land Use Planning Workshops- 9/10, 9/17, 9/24

CDC Finds Over 150 Possible Cases of Severe Lung Illness Linked to Vaping

Media installing new parking kiosks within the courthouse district

United States Air Force flag raised to commemorate anniversary

DELCORA holds informational open house Sept. 4

Elevate and Create Women's Forum to be held Sept. 9 (link no longer active)

Delaware County Begins Treatment for Spotted Lanternfly

Delco Libraries Host Digital Bookmobile National Tour Events Aug 22 and 23

August is National Immunization Awareness Month

Delaware County Announces Young Lungs at Play Program

Delaware County 4-H Summer Fair held Aug. 8-10


SEPTA hosts Station Design Open House on Aug. 8

Heroin Task Force’s Mobile Drug Collection Unit at National Night Out Events on Aug. 6

Delaware County announces participation in National Night Out

Senior Games Winner’s Circle reception celebrates local athletes

Job Fair for impacted Hahnemann University Hospital employees on July 25

Delaware County Completes Comprehensive Annual Financial Report

Journey Across Delco

Delaware County Announces Municipal Grant Program for Open Space

Public Forum to discuss new voting machines held July 9


Delaware County Recognized as a Leader in the Country for Emergency Readiness Program

Delaware County Delivers Over 10,000 Pounds of Food to Local Pantries

Celebrating June as National Homeownership Month

Delaware County's 2019 Heat Plan

Delaware County Park Police Chief Scott Mahoney Sworn In June 24

Delaware County Sheriff’s Office Warns of Scam

Delaware County Holds Public Forum on New Voting System on July 9

Video of The Delaware County Board of Prison Inspectors’ Public Meeting

Delaware County Board of Prison Inspectors to hold a Special Public Meeting on June 20

Media-Smedley Connector Trail Feasibility Study will be held June 18

Delaware County Council Passes Resolution in Support of Public Safety Regarding Pipelines

Delaware County Department of Emergency Services Awarded StormReady Certification

Delaware County Senior Games to held June 10-21


Delaware County Properties to be Assessed for Spotted Lanternfly

Delaware County Health Advisory Board Public Meeting to be held June 5

Council Recognizing the Girls Spark Conference

Volunteers Needed! Delco unveils Delaware County Mobile Canteen Unit on May 29

Voting System Demonstration to be held June 6

Delco’s Free Outdoor Summer Concert Series kicks off June 12

Recognizing May as Preservation Month

Recognizing May 19-25 as Emergency Medical Services Week

County Council holds public meeting on May 29 in Thornbury

2019 Summer Festival Concert Schedule

Walk for the Wounded & Warriors 5K Run to be held May 18

Recognizing May 5-11 as Children’s Mental Health Awareness Week

Celebrating May as Older Americans Month

Fair Acres Seeks Donations for its Annual Fundraiser on June 1


2019 State of the County Address Held on April 26

Delco Goes Greener

Delaware County Council participates in Earth Day

E-Filing Program to be held April 30

Delaware County Tests Emergency Medical Counter Measures Plan

5th Annual Community Day will be held April 20

Calling all Centenarians! Centenarian Luncheon to be held May 9

2019 State of the County Address to be held April 26

Celebrate Earth day in Delco!

911 Center hosts session for women in public safety on April 5

Major Resurfacing Project and Installation of Sound Barriers along I-95 Planned

Recognizing National Library Week (April 7-13)

Recognizing National Crime Victims’ Rights Week (April 7-13)



April 22 is the Deadline to Vote in Primary Election

Four Delco Women Honored in Recognition of Women’s History Month

Narcan now accessible at Delaware County Community College

Delaware County Seeks Input on Proposal for an Animal Care & Control Program

Delaware County’s Planning Department Hosts “Placemaking” Series

911 Center Hosts Autism Training for Law Enforcement Officers

Celebrating Media Theatre's 25th Anniversary

Council honors 9-year-old Cayla Davis-Clark

Recognizing March as Intellectual Disabilities Awareness Month

Delco Libraries and Longwood Gardens team up to encourage literacy

Delco Kicks Butt on March 20!

District Attorney and the Pennsylvania Attorney General investigate the Mariner East Pipeline

Narcan available at the Lansdowne and Ridley YMCA

Recognizing March as Women’s History Month

Recognizing March as Irish Heritage Month


2019 Dog Licenses now available

Delaware County Reminds Residents of Data Collection Workers in the Area

Delaware County Controller Recognized for Excellence in Financial Reporting

Fair Acres Nursing Home featured in Textile Services Trade Magazine

Rt. 1 North and South in Middletown to be closed Feb. 8- 11

Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of The Coretta Scott King Book Awards

Recognizing Black History Month in Delaware County

Feb. 4 update on the County’s Tax Reassessment Project

Heroin Task Force and Partners for Success hold 5th Annual Community Day on April 20


Delco goes red for Health Heath Feb. 1

Neumann University recognized for hosting the Opioid and Mental Health Summit

Magellan Cares Foundation Awards Grants to Human Services Providers

County employees participate in a “Day of Service” project in honor of Martin Luther King Jr.

Heroin Task Force holds its first meeting of the year, continues effort to save lives & address the opioid epidemic

Courthouse and Government Center closed Jan. 21

SNAP recipients will receive February payment on Jan. 18

January 9 Update on County Garage and Building Demolition in Media

Delaware County Senior Medical Advisor alerts residents to significant rise in flu activity

Jan. 4 update on the County’s Tax Reassessment Project

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