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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Nnamdi O. Chukwuocha

Nnamdi O. Chukwuocha
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
President Pro Tempore,
Council Member At-Large
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Calendar

Feb
19
2018
President’s Day (CLOSED)

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Feb
26
2018
Finance & Economic Development Committee Meeting
Council Committee Room (First Floor)
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Feb
28
2018
Health, Aging & Disabilities Committee Meeting
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Mar
01
2018
City Council Meeting
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Current News

COUNCIL CONVEYS TRANSIT REQUESTS TO DART OFFICIALS Council Members issue letter to State officials requesting enhanced security and marketing, benches and shelters, and the relocation of some stops

February 8, 2018

Wilmington, Del. (February 7, 2018) – Several members of City Council sent a letter, today, to the Delaware Transit Corporation conveying requests on behalf of Wilmingtonians related to the recent bus service changes made by DART. “The service changes that were recently implemented by DART have led to some confusion and frustration across Wilmington,” said […]

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COUNCIL ANNOUNCES KICK-OFF OF BUDGET REVIEW SEASON President Shabazz and Finance Chair Freel announce public engagement website, departmental hearings and return of hearing for Council budget

February 5, 2018

Wilmington, Del. (February 5, 2018) – City Council President Dr. Hanifa Shabazz, today, announced the steps City Council is taking to prepare for the review of the proposed Fiscal Year 2019 annual budget, to include a virtual citizen participation platform and budget hearings open to the public and aired live on WITN 22. One of […]

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COUNCIL TO AMEND CITY CODE TO REINSTATE AND STRENGTHEN THE CIVIL RIGHTS COMMISSION

January 25, 2018

Wilmington, Del. – City Council President Dr. Hanifa Shabazz, today, announced efforts to protect human rights and address gender-based discrimination in Wilmington by proposing an amendment to the City Code that will reinstate and strengthen the Civil Rights Commission as well as mandate that it uphold the principles of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights […]

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