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Governor Carney’s Week: July 17-21, 2017


Monday, July 17

Meeting with Mayor of Wilmington and Federal Delegation

This event is closed to the press.

What: Governor John Carney will meet with Mayor Mike Purzycki and the federal delegation in Wilmington.

Who: Governor John Carney
Federal Delegation
Mayor Mike Purzycki, City of Wilmington

When: Monday, July 17, 2017
8:30 a.m.

Where: Louis L. Redding City/County Building
800 N. French Street,
Wilmington, DE 19801

 

Groundbreaking Ceremony for the Newark Regional Transportation Center

This event is open to the press.

What: Governor John Carney will deliver remarks at the Groundbreaking Ceremony for the Newark Regional Transportation Center. The Groundbreaking ceremony serves as the beginning stages of the construction of an enhanced and improved passenger rail station in Newark, the existing SEPTA rail station. The improved station will provide an Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)-compliant high-level platform, expand parking, and provide significantly improved passenger amenities including a station building with bathrooms. This project is partially funded by a $10M TIGER IV Grant from the Federal Transit Administration (FTA). Other funding sources include the TTF, federal funds, the University of Delaware, City of Newark, WILMAPCO, and New Castle County.

Who: Governor John Carney
U.S. Senator Thomas R. Carper
U.S. Senator Christopher Coons
U.S. Representative Lisa Blunt Rochester
Secretary Jennifer Cohan, Department of Transportation, State of Delaware
Robert McCleary, Chief Engineer, Department of Transportation, State of Delaware
Alan Brangman, UD Executive Vice President
Jeff Knueppel, SEPTA General Manager
Local Officials

When: Monday, July 17, 2017
10:00 a.m.

Where: University of Delaware, Star Campus Parking Lot
10 Mopar Drive
Newark, DE

 

Tuesday, July 18

Meeting with the Committee of 100

This event is closed to the press.

What: Governor John Carney will meet with members of the Committee of 100.

Who: Governor John Carney
Committee of 100 members

When: Tuesday, July 18, 2017
4:00 p.m.

Where: Governor’s Office, Carvel State Office Building
820 N. French Street, 12th Floor
Wilmington, DE 19801

 

Wednesday, July 19

Tour of Johnson Controls Incorporated

This event is closed to the press.

What: Governor John Carney will tour Johnson Controls Incorporated in Middletown.

Who: Governor John Carney
Johnson Controls Incorporated employees

When: Wednesday, July 19, 2017
10:30 a.m.

Where: Johnson Controls Incorporated
700 N. Broad Street
Middletown, DE 19709

 

Bill Signing- House Bill 34 and House Bill 94

This event is open to the press.

What: Governor John Carney will sign House Bill 34 and House Bill 94. House Bill 34 expands the list of persons eligible to participate in the Ada Leigh Soles Memorial Professional Librarian and Archivist Incentive Scholarship Program to include employees of non-public libraries in Delaware that join the Delaware Library Consortium. House Bill 94 updates the statute governing the Delaware Division of Libraries, revising terminology to reflect the varied roles of Delaware libraries in the 21st Century. The bill also codifies existing responsibilities of the Division of Libraries related to coordination of state library technology.

Who: Governor John Carney
Representative Paul Baumbach
Dr. Annie Norman, Delaware State Librarian
Members of the Delaware General Assembly

When: Wednesday, July 19, 2017
2:00 p.m.

Where: Newark Free Library
750 Library Avenue
Newark, DE 19711

 

Visit to Navient Corporation

This event is closed to the press.

What: Governor John Carney will visit Navient Corporation in Newark.

Who: Governor John Carney
Jack Remondi, President and CEO, Navient Corporation

When: Wednesday, July 19, 2017
3:30 p.m.

Where: Navient Corporation
Iron Hill Corporate Center, Blue Wing
800 Prides Crossing
Newark, DE 19713

 

Delaware State Fair Kick-off Concert

This event is open to the press.

What: Governor John Carney will attend the Delaware State Fair Kick Off Concert in Harrington.

Who: Governor John Carney
Community members

When: Wednesday, July 19, 2017
7:30 p.m.

Where: M&T Bank Grandstand
Delaware State Fairgrounds
18500 S. Dupont Highway
Harrington, DE 19952

 

Thursday, July 20

Bill Signing-Senate Bill 48

This event is open to the press.

What: Governor John Carney will sign Senate Bill 48. Under this Act, a pharmacist who dispenses naloxone under an established set of circumstances is not subject to disciplinary or other adverse action under any professional licensing statute or criminal liability, or liable for damages related to injuries or death sustained in connection with administering the drug, unless it is established that the pharmacist caused the injuries or death willfully, wantonly, or by gross negligence.

Who: Governor John Carney
Secretary Kara Odom Walker, Department of Health and Social Services
Representative David Bentz
Karyl Rattay, Director, Division of Public Health
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Members of the Delaware General Assembly

When: Thursday, July 20, 2017
1:00 p.m.

Where: CVS Pharmacy
998 Forrest Avenue
Dover, DE 19904

 

Delaware State Fair

This event is open to the press.

What: Governor John Carney will attend the Delaware State Fair in Harrington.

Who: Governor John Carney
Community members

When: Thursday, July 20, 2017
3:30 p.m.

Where: Delaware State Fairgrounds
18500 S. Dupont Highway
Harrington, DE 19952

 

Democratic RD 20 Dinner Meeting

This event is open to the press.

What: Governor John Carney will deliver remarks at the Democratic RD 20 dinner meeting in Lewes.

Who: Governor John Carney
Democratic RD20 members

When: Thursday, July 20, 2017
6:00 p.m.

Where: Fish On
17300 N. Village Main Boulevard
Lewes, DE 19958

 

Friday, July 21

2017 U.S. Cyber Challenge Graduation

This event is open to the press.

What: Governor John Carney will deliver remarks at the 2017 U.S. Cyber Challenge Graduation. The mission of the US Cyber Challenge (USCC) is to significantly reduce the shortage in the cyber workforce by serving as the premier program to identify, attract, recruit and place the next generation of cybersecurity professionals. 2017 marks the eighth year of Delaware’s participation in the program.

Who: Governor John Carney
Delaware Department of Technology and Information
Delaware Students

When: Friday, July 21, 2017
1:30 p.m.

Where: University of Delaware, Memorial Hall
170 The Green
Newark, DE 19716

*We will send updates to the schedule as more information becomes available.




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