Delaware is prepping to reopen in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, and WDEL's Rick Jensen will bring you all the details with a special series: Reopening Delaware!

Rick has been WDEL’s voice for supporting many businesses in Delaware. His love for Delaware is why he immediately agreed to lead this series. He’ll be bringing political leaders, business leaders and diverse communities together to find ways to support this reopening effort, considering both lives and livelihoods.

Throughout the reopening process, Rick and WDEL News will be here to help keep you informed.

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At his most recent update on Delaware's latest efforts to address the novel coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic, Governor John Carney signed off on the Fiscal Year 2021 budget--the last possible day he could have, the final day of legislative session. 

Delaware is about to see an influx of 300 new jobs with a new collaboration between Delaware Prosperity Partnership and Barclays US Consumer Bank, the financial institution announced Monday morning.

After being shuttered for months due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Delaware Art Museum will reopen its doors to members Wednesday, July 1, 2020.

As Delaware approaches 10,000 cumulative positive novel coronavirus COVID-19 cases, much of Governor John Carney's bi-weekly press conference Friday was spent addressing the unrest in the community at large--not due to pandemic restrictions, but from nationwide protests regarding police brut…

Restaurants in Delaware on Monday, June 1, 2020, were able to slowly emerge from their more than ten week hibernation as the result of coronavirus restrictions put into place by Governor John Carney in mid-March.

While Delaware was initially set to enter Phase I of its reopening plan Monday, establishments cleared to invite customers back may be considering whether or not to open safely in light of recent unrest across the country as protesters take to the streets. 

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