Items Tagged with 'Kent County'


Significance of early education cannot be overstated

May 18, 2018
Regional business leaders have long recognized the importance of their support and voice in early education. Read More

Kent County joins child development initiative

County is among 29 communities nationwide participating in five-year program.

May 18, 2018
Kent County is among 29 communities nationwide joining an initiative focused on child development from birth to age 3. Read More

Kent County property values reach all-time high

At a total value of $27.13 billion, this is the sixth year of increases.

April 27, 2018
Kent County’s equalized property values have increased from last year’s all-time high. Read More

Kent County bonds at top rate for 20th year

‘Fiscally prudent’ county one of 25 in United States to receive highest possible rating.

April 27, 2018
Kent County received the highest possible credit ratings for the 20th consecutive year. Read More

Inside Track: Dedicated to human service

Kent County administrator/controller uses experiences growing up in 1960s America to better community.

March 30, 2018
For some, the 1960s may seem like a great time to have grown up, but that wasn’t necessarily the case for many. Read More

Kent County responds to opioid, PFAS epidemics

Board of Commissioners votes to approve hire of two new epidemiologists.

March 23, 2018
The Kent County Health Department will hire two new epidemiologists in response to the opioid and environmental “crises” facing the area. Read More

Kent County approves sale of riverfront land

March 9, 2018
A three-way, public-private land transaction now has Kent County approval. Read More

Kent County issues RFI for sustainable business park

March 8, 2018
Kent County is reaching out to companies to participate in a large-scale waste management project. Read More

Kent County appoints administrator

January 26, 2018
The Kent County Board of Commissioners has named the new administrator for the county. Read More

Kent County hires elections director

December 8, 2017
Kent County has a new elections director. Read More