Community Services

The Department of Community Services provides for the operation of the Divisions of Parks and Recreation, and the Division of Library Services.

Community Services Administration

Community Services Administration provides management and coordination for the Park and Recreation, and Library Services Divisions of Kent County Levy Court. The Community Services Director acts on the initiatives of Levy Court to develop and maintain parks, open space, and greenways; offer recreation programs for all ages and operate a public library system which meets the needs of our community.

Director, Jeremy Sheppard, MBA

Phone: 302-744-2495

Division of Parks and Recreation

The mission of the Kent County Parks and Recreation Division is to: provide year-round recreation programs and activities that promote positive quality of life initiatives, and to provide safe, maintained parks and open spaces, for the residents of Kent County to enjoy.

Assistant Director, Michael Rigby

Phone: 302-744-2495

Division of Library Services

The mission of Kent County Library Services Division is to provide convenient access to quality library resources to all Kent County residents.

Assistant Director, County Librarian, Dr. Hillary Welliver

Phone: 302-744-1919