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    city districts

    by davecallahan Written Sep 4, 2007

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    Newark is divided into six districts, each with their own local governments which report to the city council.

    District 1
    On the East and North: West Main Street and Nottingham Road
    On the South: the CSX rail system

    District 2
    On the West: South College Avenue
    On the North: East Main Street and Capitol Trail
    a three-block section around Kell Avenue is in District 4

    District 3
    On the East: South College Avenue
    On the North: Madison Street, West Park Place, Ritter Lane

    District 4
    this district is in pieces
    One large piece is from Winslow Road on the north to West Park Place on the south and from the CSX rail on the west to South College Avenue on the east
    Another section is in the western part of District 2

    District 5
    On the West and South: West Main Street and Nottingham Road
    On the East: New London Drive and North College Avenue

    District 6
    On the West: New London Drive and North College Avenue
    On the East: Capitol Trail, Lynn Lane and Walker Way
    On the South: East Main Street

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    Spring Flower Show

    by Lhenne1 Written Sep 13, 2006

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    Every May the University of Delaware's Agriculture Department holds a plant and flower show. You can browse the unique creations students and faculty have nurturing all year and also get great deals on spring and summer plants and flowers. The show is staffed by ag science faculty and students who are great about answering even the simplest question. They'll walk you through the steps to making your home garden fabulous.

    The show usually runs Friday through Sunday, the earlier you go the better selection you'll have because not everything can be restocked and this is a huge local draw.

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    • Eco-Tourism

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