Due to inclement weather conditions on Wednesday, March 21, 2018, the State of Delaware Courts and offices in Kent County will be closing at noon and New Castle County is closed. Justice of the Peace Court 11 (New Castle County) and 7 (Kent County) will remain open.

Delaware Docket Newsletter
Summer 2009


Demonstrating how well the three branches of government work together, Delaware Governor Jack Markell, Chief Justice Myron T. Steele and Representative E. Bradford Bennett at the beam signing ceremony for the Kent County Courthouse on June 25, 2009. Construction on the new courthouse continues with $13.2 million appropriated for the project in the FY 2010 state budget. If the necessary additional funding becomes available in FY 2011, the new construction phase of the project may be completed in 2011.

Beam Signing Photo