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Governor Carney’s Week: July 29-August 4, 2017


Tuesday, August 1

Millennial Summit

This event is open to the press.

What: Governor John Carney will deliver remarks at the inaugural Millennial Summit conference in Wilmington. The Millennial Summit is a leadership and professional development conference geared toward young professionals in and around Delaware. It is designed to allow the attendees to network and meet with their professional colleagues, hear from local, national, and international experts about ways to get involved with their community and in public service and provides opportunities to grow personally and professionally outside of work.

Who: Governor John Carney
Mayor Mike Purzycki, City of Wilmington
County Executive Matt Meyer, New Castle County
Councilwoman Rysheema Dixon, City of Wilmington
Ambassador Vlora Çitaku, Ambassador of the Republic of Kosovo to the United States
Charles Vincent, President, Innovincent
Robert Herrera, Cofounder, The Mill
Sara Fischer, Media Reporter, Axios Media
Diane Ferry, President and CEO, Star-Med
Connie Charles, Executive Coach, imap Strategic Solutions
Javier Flaim, CEO, Recyclebank
Chris Grundner, COO, Welfare Foundation
Edmondo Robinson, Chief Transformation Officer, Christiana Care
Guillermina Gonzalez, Executive Director, Delaware Arts Alliance
Victoria Wyeth, Lecturer
Sarah McBride, National Press Secretary, Human Rights Campaign
Kia Ervin, Executive Director, Accelerate Delaware
Megan Lyons, Brand Marketing Manager, Google
Carol Henderson, Vice Provost for Diversity, University of Delaware

When: Tuesday, August 1, 2017
10:00 a.m.

Where: Chase Center
815 Justison Street
Wilmington, DE 1801

 

Delaware Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) Annual Employer Recognition Banquet

This event is open to the press.

What: Governor John Carney will deliver remarks at the Delaware Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve Annual Employer Recognition Banquet in Dover. This event serves to honor the outstanding, supportive civilian employers of the men and women who serve in the National Guard and Reserves.

Who: Governor John Carney
Adjutant General, Major General Carol Timmons, Delaware National Guard
Gary Stockbridge, Chairman, ESGR
National Guard and Reserve leadership and service members
ESGR Volunteers

When: Tuesday, August 1, 2017
12:00 p.m.

Where: Dover Downs Hotel and Casino
1131 N. Dupont Highway
Dover, DE 19901

 

Bill Signing- House Bill 77

This event is open to the press.

What: Governor John Carney will sign House Bill 77 in Dover.

Who: Governor John Carney
Delaware Insurance Commissioner Trinidad Navarro
Members of the Delaware General Assembly

When: Tuesday, August 1, 2017
2:00 p.m.

Where: Governor’s Office, Tatnall Building, 2nd Floor
150 Martin Luther King Boulevard South
Dover, DE 19901

 

Bill Signing- House Substitute 1 for House Bill 80

This event is open to the press.

What: Governor John Carney will sign House Substitute 1 for House Bill 80 in Dover.

Who: Governor John Carney
Delaware Insurance Commissioner Trinidad Navarro
Representative Trey Paradee
Members of the Delaware General Assembly

When: Tuesday, August 1, 2017
2:15 p.m.

Where: Governor’s Office, Tatnall Building, 2nd Floor
150 Martin Luther King Boulevard South
Dover, DE 19901

 

Bill Signing- Senate Bill 75

This event is open to the press.

What: Governor John Carney will sign Senate Bill 75 in Dover.

Who: Governor John Carney
Robert Coupe, Secretary, Department of Safety & Homeland Security
Periann Doko, Delaware Department of Justice, Criminal Division
Senator Bryant Richardson
Members of the Delaware General Assembly

When: Tuesday, August 1, 2017
3:30 p.m.

Where: Governor’s Office, Tatnall Building, 2nd Floor
150 Martin Luther King Boulevard South
Dover, DE 19901

 

Wednesday, August 2

Family Services Cabinet Council

This event is closed to the press.

What: Governor John Carney will attend a meeting of the Family Services Cabinet Council.

Who: Governor John Carney
Family Services Cabinet Council

When: Wednesday, August 2, 2017
9:30 a.m.

Where: Carvel State Building, 12th Floor Conference Room
820 N. French Street
Wilmington, DE 19801

 

Bill Signing- House Bill 190-Modernizing the Coastal Zone Act

This event is open to the press.

What: Governor John Carney will sign House Bill 190 to modernize the Coastal Zone Act. This legislation allows for the responsible redevelopment of 14 legacy industrial sites along the Delaware coastline, which will help facilitate new job creation and additional environmental clean-up of those sites.

Who: Governor John Carney
Senator Bryan Townsend
Representative Ed Osienski
Shawn Garvin, Secretary, Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control
Keith Delaney, President of D2 Management
Members of the General Assembly

When: Wednesday, August 2, 2017
2:00 p.m.

Where: Former General Chemical Location
6300 Philadelphia Pike
Claymont, DE 19703

 

Legislative Night at the Blue Rocks Game

This event is open to the press.

What: Governor John Carney will attend the Legislative Night event at the Wilmington Blue Rocks game.

Who: Governor John Carney
Members of the General Assembly

When: Wednesday, August 2, 2017
6:00 p.m.

Where: Frawley Stadium
801 Shipyard Drive
Wilmington, DE 19801
Thursday, August 3

Lunch with the Mar-Del Watermelon Queen

This event is closed to the press.

What: Governor John Carney will attend a lunch with Connor Vincent, the 2017 Mar-Del Watermelon Queen. The Mar-Del Watermelon Association supports the production and sale of locally grown watermelons.

Who: Governor John Carney
Connor Vincent, 2017 Mar-Del Watermelon Queen

When: Thursday, August 3, 2017
12:00 p.m.

Where: Melon 1
30669 Sussex Highway
Laurel, DE 19956

 

Small Business Roundtable

This event is open to the press.

What: Governor John Carney will deliver remarks at the Small Business Roundtable with Representative Quinton Johnson in Middletown. This roundtable offers the opportunity for engagement and discussions with small business owners in and near the 8th Representative District.

Who: Governor John Carney
Representative Quinton Johnson
Delaware Small Business owners
Community Members

When: Thursday, August 3, 2017
3:30 p.m.

Where: Middletown Area Chamber of Commerce
402 N. Cass Street
Middletown, DE 19709

 

Friday, August 4

Office of Defense Services Juvenile Expungement Clinic

This event is open to the press.

What: Governor John Carney will attend the Office of Defense Services Juvenile Expungement Clinic in Wilmington. The clinic provides an opportunity for individuals who have juvenile delinquency or juvenile criminal records in Delaware to obtain their certified criminal record and work with an attorney to complete an expungement petition.

Who: Governor John Carney
Office of Defense Services
Southern Delaware Alliance for Racial Justice
Delaware Center for Justice
APEX
Community Members

When: Friday, August 4, 2017
11:00 a.m.

Where: Delaware Law School, Polishook Hall
4601 Concord Pike
Wilmington, DE 19803




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