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The Trustees of The New Castle Common is a non-profit organization incorporated in 1764 and reincorporated by the Delaware Assembly in 1792. Its purpose is to preserve and protect the historic Common lands for the use and benefit of the inhabitants of the town of New Castle. Income is derived primarily from property rentals and investments.

We think you will find our site full of information about our rich past and our current endeavors in the community.

Notice of Trustee Election

There was an election to fill an open seat on the Board of the Trustees of the New Castle Common. Voting took place from October 3, 2022 through October 8th, 2022, at the Town Hall, 201 Delaware Street. 

The results of the election are as follows:
543 votes were cast
Francis DeAscanis received 325 votes
Karen Igou received 218 votes

William Penn by Charles Parks

Trustee Education Scholarship

For the 2023 Mid-Year Trustee Education Scholarship application, click here.

Applications for the Mid-Year Scholarships
are due in the Trustee Office no later than January 2, 2023.

Contact the Trustees

By phone: 302-322-2809

By email:

Trustee Properties Available for Lease

Click here

William Penn by Charles Parks

Battery Park, New Castle DE
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