Notification of Negotiations for a Brownfields Development Agreement for the South Walnut Street ROW Site, (DE-1725)

Division of Waste and Hazardous Substances

Start Date: May 17, 2020
End Date: June 8, 2020

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 Walnut Street ROW Site (Site), consisting of the roadway and road shoulder areas of a portion of the S. Walnut Street DelDOT Right of Way (adjacent to 906 S. Walnut), recorded at Deed Record 0, Book 55, Page 395 in the office of the Recorder of Deeds of New Castle County Delaware.  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:

Learn more about this Site and other Certified Brownfield sites by accessing the web page at or by contacting the DNREC-RS Project Manager, Morgan McGee-Solomon at (302) 395-2600 or

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