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.

 

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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Robert A. Williams

Robert A. Williams
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

May
27
2019
Memorial Day (City offices closed)

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May
29
2019
Finance & Economic Development Committee
Council Committee Room
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Jun
03
2019
Finance & Economic Development Committee Meeting
Council Committee Room
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Jun
06
2019
Wilmington City Council Meeting
Council Chambers – Louis L. Redding City/County Building
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Current News

Council Approved the City’s FY2020 Operating Budget

May 21, 2019

News and Information From the Wilmington City Council City Council Approved the City’s FY2020 Budget The approved budget includes no property tax increase and 3.8% water/sewer/stormwater rate increase for City customers, zero for County customers City Council reconvened for a second meeting, and now has approved the FY2020 Operating and Water/Sewer Budget tonight by a vote of 8 […]

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Community Conversations – Media Advisory

Wilmington City Council President, Hanifa Shabazz, will host the fourth “Community Conversations” today, Tuesday May 21st at 6:00 p.m. at Highlands Elementary School, 2100 Gilpin Avenue, Wilmington, DE. The public series of meetings is focused on updating and informing the community about work that the 107th Session of City Council has accomplished thus far in their […]

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City’s FY2020 Operating Budget Failed Approval by Council

May 16, 2019

  The operating budget tonight was defeated, 6 yea votes, 2 present votes,1 absent, 4 nay votes, which an ordinance requires 7 votes to pass. Per City Charter, the Council is required to pass a balanced budget 30 days prior to the end of the fiscal year. More information to follow for details of scheduling another meeting of Council […]

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