All private land in the Village of Arden, Delaware is owned by the Arden Trust and leased to individuals for their homes or businesses. If you have a leasehold issue, please contact the Arden Trustees, not the Village of Arden.
2119 The Highway
Arden, DE 19810-4058
Click here to send the trustees an email.
Documents Affecting Arden Leaseholds
Welcome Letter from the Trustees of Arden
An introduction to Arden given to all leaseholders at settlement. This letter includes information about land rent, property and school taxes, sewer bills, trash collection, and more. It is a useful resource for all residents, whether you own or rent your home.
Permission Required for Tree Removal
For trees on Arden leaseholds, authorization for removal must be obtained from the Trustees. Please complete the form below and submit it as instructed. You will need to include your lot number in the request; you can look it up on the Arden Lot & Address Map. There are several ways to submit the form:
Easiest: Use the new electronic form. The link is below. OR
Download the PDF
• fill electronically if your version of Acrobat allows editing. Attach the edited PDF to an email, OR
• print the PDF, fill it out, scan it (no cell phone photos, please), and attach the new PDF to an email, OR
• print the PDF, fill it out, deliver it directly to the Village mailbox, Carol Larson, or Elizabeth Varley.
For trees on Village land (the right-of-way next to the street, for example), removal is the responsibility of the Civic Committee, and not the leaseholder. Contact the Civic Committee concerning problems with trees that are not on your leasehold.
Henry George Information
Lecture on 9/12/2021 for the Henry George Birthday Celebration by Mike Curtis. View the text here!