Public Relations Releases

 Home / Departments / Public Relations Releases

2021

August

Delaware County Recognizes the Anniversary of the United States Coast Guard - 8/04/2021


July

National Eviction Moratorium Ends July 31/ Rental Assistance Available for Delco Residents - 7/30/2021

Pennsylvania Department of Health to Resume COVID-19 Related Services to Delaware County - 7/30/2021

Delco Goes Greener and Cleaner! - 7/28/2021

Delaware County Property Owners Can Appeal 2022 Property Tax Assessments until Aug. 2 - 7/19/2021

Juvenile Detention Board of Managers Holds First Meeting July 20 - 7/15/2021

Kids Kick COVID Event on July 22 and 24 - 07/15/2021

Delaware County offering COVID-19 testing on July 14 and 15 - 07/09/2021

Chester County to Step Down as Public Health Lead for Delaware County’s COVID-19 Response - 07/08/2021

PennDOT Virtual Open House Plans Display for the Rt. 352 and Rt 1 Improvement Project - 07/07/2021

Delaware County Council Approves two DELCO Summer 2021 Programs - 07/02/2021


June

Department of Human Services Holds Public Hearings on Block Grants June 23 and July 13 - 06/22/2021

Delaware County Announces the 2021 Heat Plan - 06/22/2021

The Rose Tree Summer Festival Returns! - 06/22/2021

County Council Announces "Delco Green Ways Grant Round II" - 06/18/2021

Delaware County Moves to Create Largest County-Owned Park - 06/15/2021

$6.3 Million Awarded to Hospitality Industry Businesses Affected by the COVID-19 Pandemic - 06/11/2021

Government Leaders and Voices for Children Highlight Residents’ Attitudes About Child Well-Being - 06/10/2021

Delaware County Passes C-PACE Resolution - 06/10/2021

Celebrating Juneteenth in Delaware County - 06/10/2021

Delaware County Closes its Aston Community Center Vaccination Site - 06/09/2021

Chester Transportation Center Vaccination Clinic Open on Tuesday, June 15 - 06/08/2021

Delaware County Operating 14 COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics This Week (Revised 6/8/21) - 06/07/2021

Delaware County’s Pop-Up COVID-19 Vaccination Program Begins Fourth Week - 06/04/2021

Delaware County Council Appoints New Board of Managers for Juvenile Detention - 06/03/2021

Delaware County Board of Health Meeting 06/03/21 (Video) - 06/03/2021

Journey Across Delco Begins June 1! - 06/02/2021

Delaware County offering Pfizer Vaccinations at Delaware County Wellness Center - 06/02/2021

Delaware County Offering COVID-19 Vaccinations at over a Dozen Clinic Sites - 06/02/2021

Searching for Centenarians! - 06/02/2021

State of the County (Video)


May

Delaware County’s Successful Pop-Up COVID-19 Vaccination Program Enters Week Three - 05/28/2021

Delaware County Council to Resume In-Person Public Meetings Beginning June 1 - 05/28/2021

COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic in Honor of Superintendent Scott Mahoney to be held on June 9 - 05/27/2021

Delaware County Now Offering Walk-in and Drive-Up COVID-19 Vaccinations - 05/24/2021

Emergency Broadband Benefit Program - 05/21/2021

Delaware County Sustainability Commission Meeting 05/21/21 - 05/21/2021

The PA Unemployment Compensation (UC) system will shut down May 30-June 10 - 05/21/2021

Delaware County’s Successful Pop-Up COVID-19 Vaccination Program Enters Week Two - 05/21/2021

Delaware County Interactive Gaming Revenue Authority Meeting 05/20/21 - 05/17/2021

The Delaware County 2021 Municipal Primary Election Day Guide - 05/17/2021

Ballot Measures and Constitutional Amendments up for Consideration by all Delaware County Voters - 05/15/2021

Delaware County Launches Pop-Up COVID-19 Vaccination Program - 05/14/2021

CDC Updates Guidance for Fully Vaccinated People - 05/13/2021

What to Do If Your Vote-by-Mail Ballot Has Not Arrived - 05/13/2021

COVID-19 Pfizer Vaccines Available for 12 to 15-Year-Olds - 05/13/2021

Deadline for Requesting a Vote-by-Mail Ballot is Tuesday, May 11 - 05/11/2021

Delaware County Elections Department Seeks Additional Poll Workers - 05/07/2021

Updated Universal Face Covering Order - 05/07/2021

Building Vaccine Confidence in our Communities Town Hall - May 6 - 05/06/2021

Delco ERA In-Person Sessions May 8, 15, 22 - 05/06/2021

Creation of New Board of Managers for Juvenile Detention - 05/05/2021

Remembering Delaware County’s Fallen Heroes at the Annual Day of Remembrance Ceremony - 05/05/2021

Governor to lift Mitigation Order on Memorial Day and Masking Order once 70% of PA Residents are Vaccinated - 05/04/2021

Delaware County’s Voter Service Center Open Monday to Saturday Through Election Day - 05/03/2021

May 2-8 is National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Week - 05/03/2021


April

Delaware County Holds Contactless Drive-Thru Food Drive Collection on May 8 - 04/30/2021

May 3 is last day to file new or updated voter registrations for May 18 Primary Election - 04/30/2021

Delaware County Emergency Rental Assistance Program Update - 04/30/2021

Delaware County Resumes use of Single-Dose Johnson & Johnson Vaccine - 04/29/2021

Delaware County Bureau of Elections Vote-by-Mail Update - 04/29/2021

Financial Planning Work Session for the FY2022 on April 29 at 2pm - 04/28/2021

Delaware County Now Offering Walk-in and Drive-Up COVID-19 Vaccinations - 04/28/2021

Department of Health: Resume Use of Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Following FDA/CDC Recommendation - 04/26/2021

State of The County (Video) - 04/23/2021

Recognizing National Victims’ Rights Week in Delaware County - 04/22/2021

April 21 update on Delco ERA Program - 04/21/2021

2021 State of the County Address to be held April 23 - 04/19/2021

Delaware County Council Appoints Members to the Delaware County Board of Health - 04/16/2021

Delaware County Sustainability Commission Meeting 04/15/21 - 04/15/2021

Delaware County Libraries System Teams Up with Ridley High School to Expand Access to eBooks and Digital Audiobooks for Students - 04/15/2021

Delaware County Interactive Gaming Revenue Authority Meeting 04/15/21 - 04/15/2021

PA Department of Health Extends Pause on Johnson & Johnson Vaccinations - 04/15/2021

In-Person Assistance for Delco ERA Program April 17 and 24 - 04/14/2021

Delaware County Pauses Use of the Johnson and Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine - 04/13/2021

CHIRP (CV-19 Hospitality Recovery Program) Application Deadline Extended to April 16 - 04/12/2021

All Adults in Pennsylvania are Eligible on April 13 to Schedule COVID-19 Vaccination Appointments - 04/12/2021

Delaware County’s April 8 Update on COVID-19 Vaccination Efforts - 04/08/2021

Delaware County Controller’s Office Earns Award for Excellence - 04/07/2021

Delaware County’s April 1 Update on COVID-19 Vaccination Efforts - 04/02/2021

April 1, 2021 Statement regarding possible Delaware County Mass Vaccination Site at Delaware County Community College - 04/01/2021


March

Delco Students Invited to Enter the 32nd Annual Young Poets Competition - 03/31/2021

Delaware County Libraries Celebrates National Library Week April 4-10 - 03/30/2021

Delaware County Conducting Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing in Darby and Upland during the Week of March 29 - 03/29/2021

Keystone First Wellness Center's Official Opening - 03/26/2021

Delaware County’s March 26 Update on COVID-19 Vaccination Efforts - 03/26/2021

Delaware County Announces Emergency Rental Assistance Program - 03/26/2021

Delaware County Launches Homebound COVID-19 Vaccination Program - 03/24/2021

Workforce Development Board Seeking Organizations to Offer Training and Consulting - 03/24/2021

Delaware County Libraries Team up with Longwood Gardens’ Community Read Program - 03/23/2021

Department of Health Amends Universal Face Coverings Order to Align with CDC Guidance - 03/22/2021

Delaware County’s March 19 Update on COVID-19 Vaccination Efforts - 03/19/2021

Delaware County Conducting Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing in Darby and Upland during the Week of March 22 - 03/19/2021

Delaware County Sustainability Commission Meeting 03/19/21 (Video) - 03/19/2021

Delaware County Interactive Gaming Revenue Authority Meeting 03/18/21 (Video) - 03/18/2021

Gov. Wolf Lifts Some Restrictions Effective April 4 - 03/15/2021

Public Hearing on proposed County Ordinance 2020-9 held on March 16 - 03/15/2021

Delaware County’s March 12 Update on COVID-19 Vaccination Efforts - 03/12/2021

Gov. Wolf Announces Targeted Vaccination Strategies - 03/12/2021

Pennsylvania's Shared-Work Program - 03/12/2021

Delaware County Conducting Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing in Darby and Upland during the Week of March 15 - 03/12/2021

Delaware County COVID-19 Update - March 11 (Video) - 03/11/2021

COVID-19 Update to be held March 11 at 4pm - 03/10/2021

Hotspots Available for Check Out from Delaware County Libraries - 03/10/2021

Tuition Assistance for Unemployed and Underemployed Residents to Prepare for Post-COVID Workplace - 03/08/2021

Delaware County Partners with AMI Expeditionary Healthcare to Host Long-Term COVID-19 Testing Site in Upland - 03/08/2021

Delco Healthy Kids, Healthy Schools Initiative - 03/08/2021

Southeast Pennsylvania Counties Issue Statement on COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution - 03/08/2021

Delaware County’s March 5 Update on COVID-19 Vaccination Efforts - 03/05/2021

Women's History Month Virtual Book Reading March 8 - 03/05/2021

Delaware County Conducting Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing in Darby during the Week of March 8 - 03/05/2021

Gov. Wolf Announces Plan to Vaccinate Teachers and Other School Staff - 03/03/2021

Delaware County Mails Revenue-Neutral 2021 Tax Bills - 03/01/2021

Delaware County Conducting Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing in Darby during the Week of March 1 - 03/01/2021


February

Delaware County Announces March 6 Food Drive to Assist Residents in Need - 02/26/2021

Delaware County’s Feb. 25 Update on COVID-19 Vaccination Efforts - 02/25/2021

COVID-19's Impact on Mental Health to be Held on March 2 - 02/23/2021

Black History Month Reading on Feb. 23 and 25 - 02/23/2021

Delaware County Conducting Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing in Darby during the Week of February 22 - 02/22/2021

Delaware County’s Feb. 19 Update on COVID-19 Vaccine Efforts - 02/19/2021

Council Proclaims February as Black History Month - 02/18/2021

Delaware County Bureau of Elections 2021 Primary Kickoff Update - 02/18/2021

Delaware County Sustainability Commission Meeting 02/18/21 (Video) - 02/18/2021

Delaware County Interactive Gaming Revenue Authority Meeting 02/18/21 (Video) - 02/18/2021

COVID-19 Phone Town Hall to be held Feb. 18 - 02/18/2021

Delaware County’s Feb. 17 Update on COVID-19 Vaccine Efforts - 02/17/2021

Virtual COVID-19 Town Hall Held Feb. 16 - 02/15/2021

Delaware County Conducting Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing in Darby during the Week of February 15 - 02/12/2021

Delaware County’s Feb. 9 Update on COVID-19 Vaccine Efforts - 02/09/2021

Delaware County Conducting Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing in Darby during the Week of February 8 - 02/05/2021

Media Food Bank Donation Event Held Feb. 13 - 02/05/2021

Delaware County Agencies Working to Keep Seniors Connected During COVID-19 - 02/05/2021

9th Annual Western Suburbs Trails Summit Held on Feb. 6 - 02/05/2021

Delaware County’s Feb. 3 Update on COVID-19 Vaccine Efforts - 02/03/2021

Resumes Being Accepted for the Delaware County Board of Health - 02/02/2021


January

Delaware County Conducting Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing in Darby during the Week of February 1 - 01/29/2021

Jan. 28 Vaccine Town Hall (video) - 01/29/2021

Delaware County’s Jan. 28 Update on COVID-19 Vaccine Efforts - 01/28/2021

Opening of the Delaware County Wellness Center (video) - 01/27/2021

Delaware County Council Officially Opens the Delaware County Wellness Center - 01/27/2021

COVID-19 Virtual Town Hall on Jan. 28 - 01/26/2021

Tuition Assistance for Unemployed and Underemployed Residents - 01/26/2021

Celebrating the 100th Birthday of WWII Veteran Otis Evans (video) - 01/25/2021

Delaware County Opens COVID-19 Call Center - 01/25/2021

Adopted FY2021 Budget - 01/25/2021

Delaware County Distributes 2,500 Communications Radios to First Responders - 01/22/2021

Jan. 22 Update on COVID-19 Vaccinations in Delaware County - 01/22/2021

Delaware County Conducting Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing in Darby during the Week of January 25 - 01/22/2021

Delaware County Seeking Members to Join the Green Space Task Force - 01/22/2021

Gaming Authority Meeting 01/21/21 (video) - 01/21/2021

Jan. 20 Update on COVID-19 Vaccinations in Delaware County - 01/20/2021

Delaware County’s COVID-19 Memorial (video) - 01/20/21

Jan. 19 Update on COVID-19 Vaccinations in Delaware County - 01/19/2021

Delaware County Participates in National COVID-19 Memorial on Jan. 19 - 01/15/2021

Delaware County Conducting Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing in Darby and Upland During the Week of January 18 - 01/15/2021

Jan. 15 Update on COVID-19 Vaccinations in Delaware County - 01/15/2021

Delaware County Sustainability Commission Meeting 01/15/21 (Video) - 01/15/2021

Jan. 14 Update on COVID-19 Vaccinations in Delaware County - 01/14/2021

Pennsylvania Allows Pharmacies to Administer COVID-19 Vaccine, Bolstering Fight To Stop The Virus - 01/14/2021

Citizen Corps of Delaware County is Seeking Nurses and Nursing Student Volunteers to Support COVID-19 Vaccination Efforts - 01/12/2021

DA/AG Worker Misclassification Press Conference 1-11-2021 (Video) - 01/11/2021

Delaware County Conducting Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing Week of January 11th in Darby and Upland - 01/08/2021

Delaware Council Issues Quote Addressing Violence at the Capitol Building on Jan. 6 - 01/07/2021

Update on Cyberattack - 01/07/2021

Citizen Corps of Delaware County is Expanding Volunteer Recruitment to Support COVID-19 Vaccinations - 01/06/2021

Jan. 5 Update on COVID-19 Vaccinations in Delaware County - 01/05/2021

Restaurant Indoor Dining Capacity May Increase Jan. 4 to 25 Percent, or 50 Percent if Self-Certified - 01/04/2021


2020

December

Delaware County Conducting Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing Next Week in Darby and Upland - 12/31/2020

Delaware County Begins COVID-19 Vaccinations - 12/30/2020

Residents Reminded to be Vigilant during the Holiday Season - 12/24/2020

Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing Dec. 28-31 in Darby and Upland - 12/23/2020

Delaware County is seeking to fill a vacancy for the Delaware County Housing Authority Board - 12/22/20

Delaware County is seeking to fill a vacancy for the Delaware County Authority - 12/22/20

Delaware County is seeking to fill a vacancy for the Delaware County Regional Water Quality Control Authority. - 12/22/20

Delco 1, 2, and 3 Grant Distribution

Delaware County Conducting Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing Next Week in Darby and Upland - 12/18/20

Community Presentation on COVID-19 resources (video) - 12/17/20

Sustainability Commission Meeting - 12/17/20 - 12/17/20

Delaware County Interactive Gaming Revenue Authority Meeting - 12/17/20 - 12/17/20

Cold Weather Plan for 2020/2021 - 12/17/20

Council Takes Key Steps to Deprivatize George W. Hill Correctional Facility - 12/16/20

Delaware County Provides Additional Support for Veterans Seeking Employment - 12/16/20

Virtual Presentation of the Festival of Lights - 12/15/20

Virtual Presentation on Resources During the Pandemic on Dec. 17 - 12/15/20

Updated COVID-19 Quarantine Guidance - 12/14/20

Delaware County Conducting Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing Monday, December 14, through Friday, December 18 in Darby and Upland - 12/11/20

Gov. Wolf Announces Mitigation Efforts - 12/10/20

Virtual Support Group for Front Line Workers - 12/09/20

PA Department of Health Holds COVID-19 Testing in Media Dec. 10-14 - 12/09/20

Delaware County Park Police Hold Operation Blue Christmas Dec. 8-21 - 12/08/20

Slideshow of the 2021 Public Budget Presentation - 12/08/20

Shop SAFE this Holiday Season (video) - 12/07/20

County Holds Budget Presentation on Dec. 8 - 12/04/20

Delaware County’s December 4 Update on COVID-19 - 12/04/20

Delaware County Announces Free Public Flu Shot Clinics: December 2020 - 12/04/20

Delaware County Conducting Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing Next Week in Darby and Upland - 12/04/20

Dec. 4 update on COVID-19 (video) - 12/04/20

Delaware County Holds Holiday Food Drives on Dec. 12 to Assist Residents in Need - 12/03/20

Veterans Memorial Toy, Clothing and Food Drive on Dec. 12 - 12/02/20

County of Delaware Network Security Incident Update - 12/02/20

Rose Tree Park’s Annual Festival of Lights Opens Dec. 4 - 12/02/20

COVID-19 Testing at Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital Dec. 2, 3, 4 - 12/01/20

Delaware County’s Proposed 2021 Budget - 12/01/20

Keep the Cheer Here! (video) - 12/01/20



2020 Releases

2019 Releases

2018 Releases



Contact Us

About Delaware County

Delaware County, presently consisting of over 184 square miles divided into forty-nine municipalities is the oldest settled section of Pennsylvania.


Read more