About Our Association

Green Acres Civic Association represents every person in Green Acres in matters regarding the safety, maintenance, well-being, activities and enjoyment of our neighborhood.

The Civic Association is composed of neighborhood residents - volunteers who donate their time, expertise, and love of the neighborhood.

What's New

Delmarva to Update Electric Service in Green Acres

Here is an excerpt from a letter sent by Vince Jacono, Jr. of Delmarva Power to GACA President Harriet Ainbinder.

"In an effort to keep you informed about ongoing projects in your area, Delmarva Power is continuing to enhance electric service reliability in Green Acres by investing approximately $1.7 million to upgrade the electric circuit that serves your area. This project will begin in the next week or so and should be completed in 2016."

Click here to read the entire 2 page PDF article that includes some quick facts and photos.

Paper Piling Up? Get it Shredded for FREE!

The Delaware Solid Waste Authority now offers Home Hazardous Waste, Electronic Goods and Paper Shredding events on a regular basis that are free to New Castle County residents. Check out the following local events:

Household Hazardous Waste/Electronic Goods/Paper Shredding
Mt. Pleasant Elementary School, 500 Duncan Road, Wilmington, DE
August 29 from 8am-2pm

Household Hazardous Waste/Electronic Goods/Paper Shredding
Elsmere Town Hall, 11 Poplar Ave. Wilmington, DE
September 19 from 8am-2pm

It is also easy to drop any Household Hazardous Waste/Electronic Goods at the DSWA location on Lambson's Lane, every Wednesday from 10am-2pm. Check out the DSWA website for more information.

Our Email Editor Returns

Our very capable and efficient email editor, Anne Murray, is back from her sabbatical. You may email Anne at: asmpelican@gmail.com with any urgent community news or requests.

We thank Mike Curry for all his great efforts filling in for her these past several months.

Remember to update your address books to keep any important updates from the Civic Association out of your spam folder.