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.

Welcome all NEW RESIDENTS. Contact Harriet Ainbinder or Mary Rodgers (click the Officers tab at left) for neighborhood news if you arrive between delivery of our March, June, Sept. and Dec. newsletters.

What's New

Get Rid of Unwanted Big Stuff!

trash truckGet ready, get set, here it is:
The Annual Large Trash Pickup will be held on a date TBA in October (Check back in mid-September). This event is for DUES PAID residents only.

Start locating all that over size stuff that you no longer use. This trash event is for items not typically taken by your trash hauler.

Here's a look at what can typically be put out for collection. Click here.
Check back for possible changes to this list.

Crime Alert - Package Theft


Package thefts and car break-ins are still being reported. The Nextdoor Silverside app has posts regarding package & car break-ins in our surrounding communities.

Corporal Tracy Duffy and the New Castle County Police would like to warn residents about the risk of having packages delivered to an empty home. Unfortunately, “Package Pirates” are on the look-out for an easy grab. They have a few tips to keep these “Pirates” from taking your packages.

  1. Opt to require a signature for all package deliveries.

  2. Consider sending the package to a family member or trusted neighbor who
    is home during the day to accept the delivery.

  3. Use the “pick-up at store” option for merchandise or pick-up packages at a local UPS or FedEx location.

  4. Sign-up for e-mail or text message alerts from UPS or FedEx. These alerts will notify customers of when packages were delivered.

Remember, if you are a victim of a theft; please call the New Castle County Police. Their non-emergency number is: 302-573-2800.

Join the GACA Email List

emailAnne Murray is our volunteer "community email" coordinator. She sends out email requests to the 400+ individuals on her list as needed. Your email address is not shared with anyone else! Please join us.

You may email Anne with any urgent community news or requests.

Remember to update your address books to keep any important updates from the Civic Association out of your spam folder. We also have a Facebook page. See tab link at left.

Neighborhood Directory 2016

directoryThe Directory is just another benefit of your civic association dues.

The most recent Directory was distributed in February of 2016.

Please remember that the directory is for Green Acres residents use and NOT to be used for any form of solicitation within the community.

We are trying to keep information current. If your information is incorrect please contact Mary Rodgers.

We anticipate publishing an updated directory January 2018.

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