City News

New Castle Area Boil Water Advisory Lifted

Nov 26 2020

A precautionary boil water advisory is no longer in effect for customers in portions of the City of New Castle, Union Township, Shenango Township, Hickory Township, Neshannock Township and Mahoning Township. Customers no longer need to boil their water before …

Posted in City News, Public Works

Mayor’s Proposed 2021 Budget

Nov 24 2020

Click Here for the Mayor’s Proposed 2021 Budget (pdf)

Posted in City News, Mayor

Boil Water Advisory

Nov 24 2020

Per PAWC, the boil water advisory remains in effect tentatively until this Thursday morning. The leak was fixed yesterday. However, additional testing requirements need to be performed over the next two days per PUC guidelines. Water is being passed out …

Posted in City News, Public Works

New Castle City Hall is closed to the public amid spike in COVID cases

Nov 23 2020

Effective today, November 23, 2020, in light of the recent spike in COVID cases and the amount of work needed to close out our year, all City Hall offices will be closed to the general public for the next two weeks. We …

Posted in City Building, City News

New Castle Blood Drive! November 19

Nov 04 2020

Thursday, November 19, 2020 2pm – 7pm New Castle Fire Department – MultiPurpose Room 10 Margaret Street, New Castle, PA 16101 To make an appointment: Visit vitalant.org and click the “Log In” button. On the new window, choose Donor Login …

Posted in City News

Steps to Take When Trick or Treating

Oct 16 2020

Traditional Halloween activities are fun, but some can increase the risk of getting or spreading COVID-19 or influenza. Plan alternate ways to participate in Halloween. Make trick-or-treating safer Avoid direct contact with trick-or-treaters. Give out treats outdoors, if possible. Set …

Posted in City News, Halloween

Fall Leaf Pickup 10/16 – 11/26

Oct 15 2020

Fall Leaf Pickup Reminder 10/16 – 11/26 Pickup will happen on your scheduled waste pickup day Leaves only must be placed in biodegradable brown leaf bags available at Lowe’s, Wal Mart and select Hardware Stores. DO NOT place tags on …

Posted in City News

Mayor Response to City Council Declining 18-month Act 47 Extension

Sep 30 2020

This week New Castle City Council unanimously decided not to accept the generous 18-month extension offered under Act 47, as a result of the COVID-19 Pandemic. Most residents will hear this news and gloss over it as just another routine …

Posted in City Council, City News, Mayor

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 …

Posted in ACT-47, City News

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

Posted in City News