Hanifa Shabazz - President, Wilmington City Council

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Welcome to the Wilmington City Council website. Whether you are a resident or a visitor, we thank you for visiting our site. I encourage you to browse the site and learn more about what Council is working on to promote the health, safety and general well-being of our great city. If you are not on our mailing list, please to sign up below so that we can keep you informed on the many great things that are happening in our city.

 

Dr. Hanifa Shabazz, President of Wilmington City Council

 

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Linda M. Gray

Linda M. Gray
1st District Council Member
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Ernest “Trippi” Congo II

Ernest “Trippi” Congo II
2nd District Council Member
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Zanthia Oliver

Zanthia Oliver
3rd District Council Member
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Michelle Harlee

Michelle Harlee
4th District Council Member
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Va’Shun “Vash” Turner

Va’Shun “Vash” Turner
5th District Council Member
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Yolanda McCoy

Yolanda McCoy
6th District Council Member
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Christofer Johnson

Christofer Johnson
7th District Council Member
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Charles M. “Bud” Freel

Charles M. “Bud” Freel
8th District Council Member
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Ciro Adams

Ciro Adams
Council Member At-Large
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Rysheema Dixon

Rysheema Dixon
Council Member At-Large
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Samuel L. Guy, Esq.

Samuel L. Guy, Esq.
Council Member At-Large
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Loretta Walsh

Loretta Walsh
Council Member At-Large
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Calendar

Jan
22
2020
HA&D Committee Meeting (CANCELLED)
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Jan
23
2020
CD&UP Committee Meeting
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Jan
27
2020
PW&T Committee Meeting
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Feb
03
2020
F&ED Committee Meeting
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Current News

City Council Votes to Authorize New Police Academy Class

January 13, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 9, 2020 WILMINGTON – At Thursday’s Wilmington City Council meeting, Council voted to pass a resolution calling for the commencement of an academy class for the Police Department. The vote had been previously delayed amid concerns from several Councilmembers regarding the lack of diversity on the police force. Councilman Christofer Johnson […]

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11/22/19 City Council Approves Code Change to increase penalties regarding commercial property maintenence

December 10, 2019

WILMINGTON – On Thursday November 21, 2019, Wilmington City Council approved a bill presented by Councilmember Zanthia Oliver that amends Chapter 13 of the City Code regarding commercial property maintenance. The vote was passed with 10 votes in the affirmative with 3 members absent. Chapter 13, section 13-4 of the City Code requires all owners […]

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9/27/19 City Council’s Community Development & Urban Planning Committee Announces formation of Sub-Committee to Promote Healthy Communities

WILMINGTON – Today, City Council’s Community Development and Urban Planning Committee (CD&UP) announced the names of the “Healthy Communities” Sub-Committee. Healthy Communities is a sub-committee of the CD&UP and will be focusing on examining best practices and solutions to address housing issues and community revitalization. The first meeting was held on September 18th. The creation […]

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