Meet City Council

The City of Delaware operates under a council-manager form of government. Council, as the legislative body, represents the entire community and is empowered by the City Charter to formulate policy. City Council is comprised of seven members; three elected at-large

Street Maintenance

      Street Maintenance                     The City of Delaware’s Public Works crews annually performs street maintenance activity throughout the community, including filling potholes, completing spot repairs (patching) to deteriorated sections

        East Side Traffic Circulation Background Solving east side congestion is a priority.  Problems include deteriorated pavement, back-ups, lack of dedicated turn lanes at key intersections, and the need for improved traffic signal timing and operation.  The

        Gas Tax Benefits and Road Resurfacing       The recently approved 10.5 cents per gallon gas tax could generate approximately $750,000 in additional revenue available to the city for street maintenance. The City allocates an

        US 23 and Glenn Parkway/Peachblow Signal   Background A fully signalized intersection to manage traffic from all four approaches and specifically safe movements of students to and from the Delaware Area Career Center will be operational

        Why Not a Bypass Around Delaware   Background Could a by-pass around the east side of Delaware fix the traffic concerns facing the City? The concept of an eastside bypass will continue to be included as

        US23 Improvements Hawthorn Blvd. to Cottswold Drive   Background The Coughlin’s Crossing developer is paying to build access points from US 23 into the development. Intersection improvements will be made along US 23 at Hawthorn Boulevard,