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18 month extension available for City of New Castle

Sep 16 2020

Earlier this year Governor Wolf signed Act 23 into law that allows Act 47 municipalities to extend their time in the program by 18 months. New Castle has the option to extend its Act 47 status by 18 months from …

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City of New Castle Trick or Treat!

Sep 15 2020

The City of New Castle will be having Trick or Treat on Saturday, October 31, 2020 from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

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Mayor Response to ACT 47 Non-Compliance Letter

Sep 14 2020

Last week the City received a non-compliance letter from our Act 47 coordinators. The letter was regarding our Code Enforcement Department’s implementation of various Three-Year Exit Plan initiatives. A non-compliance letter is a mere formality for an Act 47 Municipality …

Posted in City News, Mayor

Grants for Lawrence County Small Businesses!

Jul 09 2020

The Wolf administration’s GRANT PROGRAM for small businesses effected by Covid-19 and the Business Closure Orders is NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS. Please make sure that your Lawrence County small businesses with revenue of $1 million or less and 25 or fewer FT …

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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 …

Posted in City News, Garbage & Waste

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 …

Posted in Celebrate New Castle, City News

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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