Election of Trustees, Voting
The Trustees of The New Castle Common has thirteen elected Board members. Board members serve for a term of 12 years.
The Trustees are a separate entity from the The City of New Castle administration. Trustee elections are held separately from City and General elections.
Next Election to be held on Saturday, November 9, 2019
DUE TO THE EXPIRATION OF THE TERM OF TRUSTEE GREGORY YACUCCI, THE TRUSTEES OF THE NEW CASTLE COMMON WILL HOLD AN ELECTION ON
NOVEMBER 9, 2019, TO FILL THE VACANCY.
DEADLINE TO FILE FOR CANDIDACY: OCTOBER 10, 2019
APPLICATIONS FOR CANDIDACY ARE AVAILABLE AT THE TRUSTEES’ OFFICE AT 201 DELAWARE STREET
CALL 322-2809 FOR MORE INFORMATION
CANDIDATES MUST BE A RESIDENT OF THE CITY OF NEW CASTLE FOR AT LEAST TWO YEARS PRIOR TO THE ELECTION DATE, AND BE A REGISTERED VOTER (ON THE TRUSTEES’ VOTER LIST) AND BE AT LEAST 25 YEARS OF AGE BY THE DATE OF THE ELECTION ON NOVEMBER 9, 2019.
ELECTION DATE: NOVEMBER 9, 2019
PLACE: GOODWILL FIRE STATION
TIME: 8 AM UNTIL 4 PM
Prior Election on Saturday, May 11, 2019
Thomas H. Wilson, Jr. was elected as a new Trustee effective May 11, 2019.
The vote count: Thomas H. Wilson, Jr., 325 votes; Anne Dorsey Fiske, 237 votes.
To view the election certification click here.
To vote in a Trustee election, you must be registered on the Trustees' voter list, which is an independent voter list, separate from City, State, or Federal registration. You may register at the Trustees' Office, 201 Delaware Street. The office hours are normally 10 am to 3 pm, Monday through Thursday. The deadline to register is May 6th. To qualify you must be at least 18 years of age and have been a resident of the City of New Castle for at least one year prior to the election date. Bring your driver's license showing your City of New Castle residence and other form of proof (MSC bill) to show that you meet these qualifications.
Registration form: Click here to open a PDF version of the registration form.
For additional information call the Trustees office during our office hours at 302-322-2809.
Current office hours (subject to change) are Monday-Thursday 10:00 AM - 3:30 PM.