Items Tagged with 'Kent County'


Kent trash reuse project worth $500M

Park is meant to help DPW reach its goal of reducing landfill waste by 90 percent by 2030.

August 10, 2018
Kent County’s plans for a trash sorting and reuse facility will produce a significant economic impact. Read More

Kent County's sheriff is retiring

August 10, 2018
The long-time sheriff of Kent County has announced his retirement. Read More

Capital projects cost Kent $9.3 million

The 35 capital improvement projects for the county include increases for parks, zoo.

July 27, 2018
(Watch for this story Monday morning on WZZM TV 13) A list of 35 Capital Improvement Program projects worth $9.3 million has been identified for the 2019 Kent County budget. Read More

Nonprofits sharing $442K in federal funds

July 26, 2018
Kent County is receiving $442,842 of federal funds to disperse to four nonprofits. Read More

Kent County reaches tax agreement with Airbnb

July 18, 2018
Airbnb hosts in Kent County will pay hotel taxes starting next month. Read More

Kent County appoints assistant corporate counsel

June 27, 2018
A man with a long background in technology is the new assistant corporate counsel for Kent County. Read More

Ford airport reports first results of groundwater testing

June 21, 2018
The initial results of groundwater testing are in at Gerald R. Ford International Airport. Read More

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