Offices Closed Monday, May 29 in observance of Memorial Day

Date Posted: Thursday, May 25th, 2023

MSC offices will be closed on Monday, May 29, 2023 in observance of Memorial Day. 




N O T I C E Municipal Services Commission 2023 Annual Hydrant Flushing Program

Date Posted: Thursday, May 18th, 2023

N O T I C E Municipal Services Commission 2023 Annual Hydrant Flushing Program   The Municipal Services Commission Water Department will begin our annual Fire Hydrant Flushing Program on Monday, June 19th.  Flushing will begin at 7:30am and end at 3:00pm Monday through Friday taking approximately 10 business days to complete.  Our Hydrant Flushing Program is important to our water system and is an integral part of our goal to deliver the safest and highest quality water possible.  Additionally, it ensures fire protection is available by testing the operation of our hydrants. The Municipal Services Commission schedules our flushing […]




MSC ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED THURSDAY, APRIL 27, 2023 @ 10:30 AM & FRIDAY, APRIL 28, 2023 @ 11:30AM.

Date Posted: Monday, April 24th, 2023

The Municipal Services Commission Administrative Office will be closed Thursday, April 27, 2023 at 10:30am and Friday, April 028, 2023 at 11:30am.  We will resume regular business hours on Monday, May 01, 2023.  Thank you.




FOR SALE: A PAIR OF WELDING MACHINES

Date Posted: Friday, March 10th, 2023

The Municipal Services Commission is auctioning off a pair of welding machines, Miller Syncrowave 351 wire feed tig welder and Miller MC-300VS wire feed mug welder.   Sealed bids can be delivered to the Commission’s administrative offices at 216 Chestnut St. New Castle DE 19720.   Bids must be received by 1:00 pm on March 17, 2023. All reasonable offers will be entertained.  Payment must be received in cash or certified funds within seven days of award and the vehicle shall be removed from the Commission’s premises by March 24, 2023.  




MSC OFFICE IS OPEN – INTERNET AND PHONE LINES ARE DOWN

Date Posted: Wednesday, September 21st, 2022

The MSC offices are open, we are currently experiencing down phones lines and internet service




US EPA proposal to add the East Basin Road Groundwater Site in New Castle to their Superfund National Priorities list

Date Posted: Tuesday, September 13th, 2022

Attached is a press release from the MSC and fact sheet from the US EPA regarding the US EPA proposal to add the East Basin Road Groundwater Site in New Castle to their Superfund National Priorities list. These will be mailed to MSC customers.   Press Release – Proposal to Add East Basin Road Groundwater Site to EPA NPL 9-9-2022 Final_East Basin Fact Sheet Revised_091022 (002)




UNIMOG FOR SALE

Date Posted: Wednesday, August 31st, 2022

The Municipal Services is accepting bids on a unimog.  Any interested parties can send their best offer in a sealed envelope via mail or drop box to 216 Chestnut Street, New Castle, DE 19720, Attn: Ken Natale. Please submit by September 15, 2022




Efficiency Smart Photo Contest

Date Posted: Friday, August 5th, 2022

We are currently running the Picture of Efficiency photo contest. Anyone who submits a photo and caption of how Efficiency Smart has helped them save energy will be entered to win one of the following prizes: First place: $100 Visa gift card and an energy efficiency kit Second place: $75 Visa gift card and an energy efficiency kit Third place: $50 Visa gift card and an energy efficiency kit Fourth place: $25 Visa gift card and an energy efficiency kit Fifth place: energy efficiency kit Submissions for the contest will be open between August 1 and August 31. We will […]




POWER OUTAGE

Date Posted: Thursday, August 4th, 2022

Municipal Services Commission Electric Crews are aware of a power outage.  We are assessing the issue and working to restore to power as safely and quickly as possible.  Currently we do not have an estimated restoration time.  We appreciate your understanding and will update this notice as we  gather more information.




ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED FRIDAY JULY 1 AND MONDAY JULY 4

Date Posted: Tuesday, June 28th, 2022

The administrative offices will be closed Friday, July 01, 2022 and Monday, July 4, 2022.  We will reopen on  Tuesday, July 5, 2022 at 7:30am.  Thank You.