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City Hall Reopening June 15, 2020

Jun 01 2020

In lieu of the authorization by Governor Wolf’s office for Lawrence County to enter the GREEN PHASE we will reopen CITY HALL on Monday June 15, 2020 for our regular Hours of Operation. Most departments will be Appointment Only. Our Part We …

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Property Tax Deadline April 30

Apr 16 2020

The discount period for property tax payments has NOT been extended, this deadline is still April 30th. All payments must be postmarked by April 30th to receive credit for the discount period. The payment plan for property taxes has been …

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The City of New Castle’s garbage collection will end on Tuesday March 31, 2020

Mar 30 2020

The City of New Castle’s garbage collection will end on Tuesday March 31, 2020. The City will be collecting garbage on the following days. If you currently put your garbage out Sunday night for Monday pick up, or  Monday night …

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Rising Up Across America

Mar 30 2020

The most amazing thing about our nation is the fighting spirit that arises when we have a communal need. This spirit crosses ethnic lines, political lines and especially state lines. We may fight amongst ourselves like brothers and sisters but …

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Lawrence County has coronavirus testing for severe cases at UPMC Jameson

Mar 27 2020

Jameson Hospital From The Times Lawrence County has four confirmed cases of COVID-19. County residents seeking testing for the novel coronavirus can be tested in-county at UPMC, but only in severe circumstances. Lawrence County has four confirmed cases of COVID-19. …

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Free Meals for Senior Citizens!

Mar 26 2020
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Reporting Non-Compliant COVID-19 Business Closures

Mar 23 2020

To report a non-compliant business during the COVID-19 outbreak, please contact New Castle police at our Non-Emergency number 724-656-9300, or the nearest State Police Station, or use the form here.

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City of New Castle’s Response to Governor Wolf’s Shutdown Order

Mar 20 2020

New Castle, PA – Mayor Chris Frye, Jr. issued the following statement in response to Gov. Tom Wolf’s order to shut down all “non-life sustaining businesses” in Pennsylvania. The health and welfare of the citizens of New Castle is our top priority. …

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COVID-19 Proclamation (Video)

Mar 18 2020

For up to date information, please visit the Coronavirus Information page.

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Proclamation of Disaster Emergency

Mar 18 2020

COVID 19 Proclamation of Disaster Emergency (pdf) For more information and updates, please visit the Coronavirus Information page

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