The Dover Kent Metropolitan Planning Organization has new website, featuring portals specifically for the public, government agencies and the press.

“The new site is much more user-friendly, has lots of interactive features and is full of good information for everyone to learn about and get to know the MPO,” said Helen Wiles, public outreach manager for the MPO. “We want to be a resource for every citizen of Kent County, and we think this new website is going to go along with that initiative.”

The website is

The MPO is planning a virtual launch party at 11 a.m. Oct. 1. Those interested can tune into their Facebook page — — for a live presentation of the new site, along with opportunities to provide feedback and win prizes.

For more, call 387-6026.