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Notification of Negotiations for a Brownfields Development Agreement for the South Market St Open Space Site, Wilmington (DE-1756)



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Published: Jan. 6, 2021

Pursuant to the Hazardous Substance Cleanup Act (HSCA), 7 Del. C. Chapter 91, §9126, the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) is required to issue a public notice within twenty days after entering into negotiations for a Certified Brownfields Development Agreement (BDA). A BDA is an agreement between DNREC and a Certified Brownfields Developer with respect to a Certified Brownfield Site that sets forth a scope of work and schedule of remedial activities during the development of the Site.

DNREC’s Remediation Section (DNREC-RS) is negotiating a BDA with Riverfront Development Corporation of Delaware regarding the South Market Street Open Space Site (Site), located at 501 1/2 South Market Street, Wilmington, Delaware. Identified by New Castle County as portions of tax parcel numbers 26-049.00-008 and 26-049.00-009 the Site may have had a release of hazardous substances as a result of historical activities on site. For more information, please see DNREC’s navigator at: www.nav.dnrec.delaware.gov/DEN3.

Learn more about this Site and other Certified Brownfield sites by accessing the web page at de.gov/brownfields or by contacting the DNREC-RS Project Manager, Meghan Crystall at (302) 395-2600 or Meghan.Crystall@delaware.gov.




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