The DNREC Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Section will conduct a virtual public hearing (Docket #2020-P-W-0021) on a permit application from James and Meredith Bruner for a lease to construct and use a pier, dock and two boatlifts in the Little Assawoman Bay. Public comment period closed.
Event Number: 129 842 4064
Dial-in Number: 1-408-418-9388
Closed-captioning available by request if made at least 7 days before the event.
James and Meredith Bruner have applied for a Subaqueous Lands Lease to construct and utilize a 4 by 13 foot long pier of which only a 4 by 10 foot long section of the pier will be channelward of the mean high water line, a 6 by 45 foot long “L” dock and to install a boatlift with four (4) associated pilings and an elevator lift on two (2) associated pilings abutting the dock in the Little Assawoman Bay at 1306 N. Schulz Road, Fenwick Island, Sussex County, DE.
For additional information on this application, or for information regarding how you can inspect the application in person, please contact Matthew Jones, at 302-739-9943, or by email at Matthew.Jones@delaware.gov.
The hearing record will remain open for at least 15 days following the hearing on Nov. 5, 2020. The Department will accept public comment through the close of business on Nov. 20, 2020.
To make verbal comments during the virtual hearing, please sign up to be added to the list of commenters using the online comment registration form, or contact Matthew Jones.
DNREC Office of the Secretary
89 Kings Highway
Dover, DE 19901
Exhibit 3: Initial Application (March 30, 2020)
Exhibit 4: Revised Application (June 9, 2020)
Exhibit 5: Public notice of the project as published in the Delaware State News and in the News Journal
Exhibit 7: DNREC Public Hearing Presentation
Exhibit 8: Comments received prior to the hearing
Exhibit 9: State Public Meeting Calendar Notice (Nov. 5, 2020)
Exhibit 1: Property Survey
Exhibit 2: Site Plan
Exhibit 3: Bathymetric Survey
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