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Governor Carney’s Week: October 27, 2018 – November 2, 2018


Saturday, October 27

Wesley College Homecoming Football Game

This event is open to the press

WHAT: Governor John Carney will attend the Wesley College Homecoming Football game against Montclair State University.

WHO: Governor John Carney
Community Members

WHEN: Saturday, October 27, 2018
12:40 p.m.

WHERE: Wesley College Athletics
120 N. State Street
Dover, DE 19901

 

Delaware State University Homecoming Football Game

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WHAT: Governor John Carney will attend the Delaware State University Homecoming Football game against North Carolina Central University.

WHO: Governor John Carney
Community Members

WHEN: Saturday, October 27, 2018
2:00 p.m.

WHERE: Delaware State University, Alumni Field
1200 N. Dupont Highway
Dover, DE 19901

 

University of Delaware Homecoming Football Game

This event is open to the press

WHAT: Governor John Carney will attend the University of Delaware Homecoming Football game against Towson University.

WHO: Governor John Carney
Community Members

WHEN: Saturday, October 27, 2018
4:00 p.m.

WHERE: University of Delaware, Delaware Stadium
631 S. College Avenue
Newark, DE 19716

 

Sunday, October 28

City of Newark’s Halloween Parade

This event is open to the press.

WHAT: Governor John Carney will participate in the City of Newark’s Halloween Parade.

WHO: Governor John Carney
U.S. Senator Tom Carper
U.S. Representative Lisa Blunt Rochester
Members of the General Assembly
Elected Officials
Community members

WHEN: Sunday, October 28, 2018
2:45 p.m.

WHERE: Parade begins at Tyre Avenue and Main Street
Procession down Main Street to College Avenue
Newark, DE

 

Monday, October 29

Governor Carney, DelDOT to Announce $4 Billion in Infrastructure Investments

This event is open to the press

WHAT: Governor John Carney and Secretary of Transportation Jennifer Cohan will highlight infrastructure investments that will be made throughout the state as part of the FY20 – FY25 Capital Transportation Program.

WHO: Governor John Carney
Jennifer Cohan, Secretary, Delaware Department of Transportation
Members of the General Assembly
Members of the Delaware Council on Transportation
DelDOT Employees

WHEN: Monday, October 29, 2018
10:30 a.m.

WHERE: DelDOT M&O Resource Center, Danner Campus
96 Sign Shop Road
Dover, DE 19901

 

Proclamation Signing – Breast Cancer Awareness Month

This event is open to the press.

WHAT: Governor John Carney will sign a proclamation, recognizing the month of October as Breast Cancer Awareness month.

WHO: Governor John Carney
Members of the General Assembly
Elected Officials
Survivors
Advocates

WHEN: Monday, October 29, 2018
4:30 p.m.

WHERE: Governor’s Office
Carvel State Building
820 N. French Street
Wilmington, DE 19801

 

Tuesday, October 30

2018 Latino Summit

This event is open to the press

WHAT: Governor John Carney will deliver remarks at the 2018 Latino Summit, hosted by the Delaware Hispanic Commission in Wilmington. The Summit will feature community leaders discussing various topics, to include, Latino entrepreneurship, political issues impacting Latinos and importance of voting, equitable education, and youth leadership.

WHO: Governor John Carney
Elected Officials
Members of the Delaware Hispanic Commission
Community Members

WHEN: Tuesday, October 30, 2018
10:50 a.m.

WHERE: Chase Center
815 Justison Street
Wilmington, DE 19801

 

Visit to HealthCore

This event is closed to the press.

WHAT: Governor John Carney will visit HealthCore, in Wilmington.

WHO: Governor John Carney
Representatives from HealthCore

WHEN: Tuesday, October 30, 2018
3:30 p.m.

WHERE: HealthCore
123 Justison Street
Wilmington, DE 19801

 

Wednesday, October 31

Secure Delaware 2018 – Delaware’s 9th Annual Cyber Security Workshop

This event is open to the press.

WHAT: Governor John Carney will join Chief Information Officer James Collins, Chief Security Officer Solomon Adote, and cybersecurity experts from around the region at Delaware’s 9th Annual Secure Delaware Cyber Security conference. Secure Delaware provides security training for Delaware’s citizens, business employees, students, and government employees. This event provides the opportunity to share information and collaborate across all lines of government, business, and citizens to strengthen our readiness and response posture.

WHO: Governor John Carney
Chief Information Officer James Collins, Delaware Department of Technology and Information
Chief Security Officer Solomon Adote, Delaware Department of Technology and Information
Sam Olyaei, Principal Research Analyst in Gartner Research, Risk and Security Management group
Diane Rogerson, Director of CCB Information Technology Risk, Controls, and Cybersecurity
Greg Witte, Senior Security Engineer, NIST IT Laboratory

WHEN: Wednesday, October 31, 2018
12:00 p.m.

WHERE: Dover Downs, Conference Center
1131 N. DuPont Highway
Dover, DE 19901

 

Announcement of the Federal Transit Administration Grant Award Ceremony

This event is open to the press

WHAT: Governor John Carney will join U.S. Senator Tom Carper, Secretary of Transportation Jennifer Cohan and Dart Chief Executive Officer John Sisson to announce the Delaware Transit Corporation will receive nearly $3.4 million in funding to expand the New Castle County Bus Facility to increase transit service in and around Middletown. The funds will support additional maintenance to support an increased fleet and a growing population.

WHO: Governor John Carney
U.S. Senator Tom Carper
Jennifer Cohan, Secretary, Delaware Department of Transportation
John Sisson, Chief Executive Officer, DART
Elected Officials

WHEN: Wednesday, October 31, 2018
2:30 p.m.

WHERE: Cochran Square (Corner of Main and Broad Streets)
Middletown, DE

 

Trick-or-Treating at Woodburn

This event is open to the press

WHAT: Governor John Carney and First Lady Tracey Quillen Carney will give out candy to trick-or-treaters at Woodburn, the Governor’s Residence, between 5:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. Trick-or-treating will take place rain or shine.

WHO: Governor John Carney
First Lady Tracey Quillen Carney
Community Members

WHEN: Wednesday, October 31, 2018
5:00 p.m.

WHERE: Woodburn
151 Kings Highway
Dover, DE 19901

 

Thursday, November 1

Meeting with Leadership Delaware Fellows

This event is closed to the press.
WHAT: Governor John Carney will meet with the Leadership Delaware Fellows, in Wilmington.
WHO: Governor John Carney
Leadership Delaware Fellows

WHEN: Thursday, November 1, 2018
1:15 p.m.

WHERE: Nuclear Electric Insurance Limited
1201 N. Market Street
Wilmington, DE 19801

 

Friday, November 2

Investiture Ceremony for the Honorable Bradley V. Manning

This event is open to the press.

WHAT: Governor John Carney will deliver remarks at the investiture ceremony for the Honorable Bradley V. Manning.

WHO: Governor John Carney
The Honorable Bradley V. Manning, Court of Common Pleas, New Castle County

WHEN: Friday, November 2, 2018
3:30 p.m.

WHERE: Leonard L. Williams Justice Center
500 N. King Street
Wilmington, DE 19801



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