ABOUT THE 16TH DISTRICT
Other than Historic New Castle, we the people of the 16th District must identify what's the best reinvestment and redevelopment from the City of Wilmington line to the City of New Castle line.
Industries were built close to developments and social services became inaccessible. Policies led to concentration to crime, unemployment and property.
About 17,000 people live in this Route 9 corridor. 10,000 people work in the area.
Truck traffic is very high due to Port of Wilmington and industrial uses.
We must continue to address environmental justice, health, workforce development and youth engagement.
Make stakeholders responsible and accountable in the Route 9 corridor.
Elimination of crime
Support our schools / community centers / job access
Enhance existing community amenities