The New Castle County Government is a Executive-Council form of municipal government. The county is headed by a County Executive, who is elected to a maximum of two, consecutive four-year terms. The Chief Administrative Officer, who is the County's second-in-command, is appointed by the County Executive and serves at his or her pleasure.
The county's legislative body is a thirteen-member County Council, consisting of twelve members elected by district and one Council President elected at large.
New Castle County Government Center
87 Read's Way
New Castle, DE 19720