Councilwoman Zanthia Oliver has been publically reprimanded by the Wilmington Ethics Commission.

Wilm. councilwoman Oliver reprimanded for ethics violation

Jarek RutzHeadlines, Government

Wilmington City Councilwoman Zanthia Oliver was given a public reprimand by the city’s ethics commission after voting during a meeting to allocate $200,000 to her brother’s nonprofit.  Norman Oliver’s organization, Our Youth, Inc., offers physical and educational services for children in New Castle County to help them stay on the right path and set them up for success in their …

Ordinance would require ethics training for Wilmington officials, employees

Charlie MegginsonGovernment, Headlines

An ordinance to require Wilmington elected officials, appointed officials and city employees to participate in annual ethics training will be heard by City Council Thursday.  The ordinance is sponsored by the council’s lone Republican member, James Spadola, who holds the at-large seat reserved for the minority party.  “The residents of Wilmington deserve elected officials that are trained and in tune …