Jester Park

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Jester Park Aerial MapProject Description:

Jester Park is a 31-acre open space located off Grubb Road, just south of the Naaman’s Road intersection. New Castle County is currently exploring options for further development of this park.

Current Phase:

Jester House: Under Construction

Park Pathway: Design and Planning

Project Documents:

October 13, 2021, Public Meeting Webinar Recording

October 13, 2021, Public Meeting Presentation

December 15, 2020 HRB Update Presentation

January 16, 2020, Public Meeting Presentation

January 2020 Proposed Park Design

January 2020 Conceptual Park Overview Map

December 2019 Jester House Parking Plan

Recent Project Updates:

April 6, 2022: Friday, April 8, Reybold will be on site to remove the concrete apron to the old asphalt driveway. The expected schedule for the day is as follows:

  • They will arrive at 7 AM to adjust the head of the fire hydrant.  This work will take approx. 2 hours.
  • Demo work will begin around 9 AM and should be done by 11 AM
    • They will attempt to complete the work without closing any lanes of Grubb Road.  Worst case scenario, one lane may be closed temporarily.
  • From 11-1PM, they will bring in topsoil and seed the area.
  • All work should be done by 2 PM.

December 21, 2021: A presentation was made to the Historic Review Board. That presentation can be found here. A recording of the HRB meeting can be viewed here

Jester Park House