Community E-Blast 8/24

Dear Neighbor,
I hope you’re having a safe and enjoyable summer.
Below I’ve included information on coronavirus testing, my in-person and virtual town hall with Sen. Sokola tonight, and other community updates.
As always, please do not hesitate to contact my office with any questions or concerns you may have about issues in the 23rd District or the state. My legislative aide is Chris Norton – contact him at or (302) 577-8638.
Paul Baumbach, State Representative
Upcoming Events With Paul
TONIGHT at 6pm, online and Paper Mill Road Park
Join us for a Facebook Live chat with me and Sen. Sokola. You can either click the link to join virtually, or come to Paper Mill Road Park and catch it in person. If you venture out, bring a chair or blanket, and remember to wear a mask.
TONIGHT at 6:15pm.
See Agenda and livestream information at link above.
Literally on Main Street in Newark, traffic will be shut down and restaurants will setup on the street.
Please visit the Delaware State Housing Authority page for information about two housing programs designed to help residents who are struggling with rental or mortgage payments.
Get Tested for COVID-19
The Delaware Department of Health and Social Services has created a helpful page to find a COVID-19 testing location. Most testing sites in New Castle County do not require you to have symptoms or a doctor’s order, and DHSS is encouraging you to get tested if you can.
Additionally, New Castle County is holding several testing events this week. Please visit this site for more information.
Also, I post near-daily COVID-19 data updates on my Facebook page: The state health department maintains two websites with daily updates on Delaware COVID-19 data–see and
Paul S. Baumbach | State Representative | 302.744.4351 |