DNREC Public Notices

The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control publishes notices in Delaware newspapers to make the public aware of applications, permitting and regulatory decisions, enforcement actions, plans for cleanups, and other actions.

These notices may be required by state law or regulations, or may be traditional communication tools for regulatory and other programs. The Department also publishes them here, as part of its continuing effort to increase transparency.

Learn more in A Brief Guide to Delaware’s Environmental Permitting Process.

This page, and its associated archive pages, contain public notices published since January of 2019.

Recent Public Notices

The ten most recent public notices from the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control.

7 DE Admin. Code 1102 Natural Minor Permit Application: Bunting & Murray Construction (9/25/2022) - Bunting & Murray Construction Corporation has applied for a permit amendment to operate a wood grinder at several locations around Sussex County.
Application for a Permit for Construction Seaward of the DNREC Building Line (9/25/2022) - Dawn Sharpley has applied for a permit for construction seaward of the DNREC Building Line to build a single family dwelling with a cantilevered deck/porch and septic system on Lot 69, Block A, of Broadkill Beach.
7 DE Admin. Code 1102 Natural Minor Permit Applications: Noramco (9/25/2022) - Noramco requests a construction permit amendment to scale the production of cLDX and LDX from the original batch size at their facility at 500 Swedes Landing Road, in Wilmington.
Bioenergy Devco, LLC Facility Permit Application — Updated to Reflect Emissions Change for Air Permit and to Note that Updated Supporting Documentation is Available for Water Permits (9/23/2022) - An updated notice regarding the applications from Bioenergy Development Company for a project at the Bioenergy Innovation Center, at 28338 Enviro Way, in Seaford.
Before the Environmental Appeals Board of the State of Delaware: Appeal No’s. 2021-08, 09 and 10 (9/21/2022) - The EAB has scheduled a hearing on the consolidated appeals of The Philadelphia Regional Port Authority, Greenwich Terminals and Walter F. Curran challenging Secretary’s Order No. 2021-W/CCE-0026.
On-Site Wastewater Treatment and Disposal System: Frederick Lodge (9/21/2022) - Frederick Lodge, LLC has applied for a construction permit for an on-site wastewater treatment and disposal system to serve the Frederick Lodge Mobile Home Park on Main Drive, in New Castle County.
Non-Hazardous Liquid Waste Transporters Permit Applications (9/21/2022) - A listing of recent applications to the DNREC Division of Water for Non-Hazardous Liquid Waste Transporters Permits.
Proposed Plan of Remedial Action for Hamilton Park/Pyles Lane Site – Operable Units 40 and 41 (DE-1284) (9/21/2022) - The Department invites public comment on a proposal to cleanup Operable Units 40 and 41 of the Hamilton Park/Pyles Lane Site, a residential neighborhood located in New Castle.
Wastewater Facilities Construction Permit Application: City of Seaford (9/21/2022) - The City of Seaford proposes to rehabilitate and upgrade an existing sanitary sewer pump station located at 23390 Sussex Highway, at the entrance to the Seaford Village Shopping Center.
Notification of Negotiations for a Brownfields Development Agreement for the 112 A Street Site, Wilmington (DE-1805) (9/21/2022) - DNREC’s Remediation Section is negotiating a Brownfields Development Agreement with the Riverfront Development Corporation of Delaware regarding a site located at 112 A St., in Wilmington.

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