Public Hearing: Delmarva Power & Light Subaqueous Lands Permit

Date and Time:
Tuesday, October 1, 2019
6:00 pm

South Coastal Library
43 Kent Ave.
Bethany Beach, Delaware

The DNREC Division of Water will conduct a public hearing on a Subaqueous Lands permit application from Delmarva Power & Light. (Public Comment Period Closed)

Delmarva Power & Light has applied for a State of Delaware Subaqueous Lands permit to install, by directional bore, a 16-inch diameter, 482 foot long electric power distribution line at a minimum depth of 20 feet below the mudline of White’s Creek, with the directional drill access pits located at the terminus of Daisey Avenue, and adjacent to Peaceful Lane, in Ocean View, Sussex County, DE.

For additional information on this matter contact Patty Murray, Division of Water, Wetlands and Subaqueous Section, 89 Kings Highway, Dover, DE, 19901; by phone at 302-739-9378; or, by email, at

Persons wishing to comment on this application may do so either orally or in written form at the public hearing on October 1, 2019. In lieu of attending the public hearing, written comment may be submitted to the Hearing Officer via the online comment form at, via email to, or via USPS to the Hearing Officer at the address below.

Docket #2019-P-W-0022

Public Hearing Officer

Lisa A. Vest
DNREC Office of the Secretary
89 Kings Highway
Dover, DE 19901

Public Hearing Materials

Public Notice (08/21/19)

Transcript, Hearing Officer’s Report and Order

Public Hearing Transcript

Hearing Officer’s Report

Secretary’s Order No. 2020-W-0005

Application Materials

Delmarva Power & Light Application, Full Version (09/30/19)

Delmarva Power & Light Application (08/19/19)

DNREC Exhibits

DNREC Exhibit 1 (DPL Application)

DNREC Exhibit 2 (Revisions to DPL Application)

DNREC Exhibit 3 (Public Notice #16, Application)

DNREC Exhibit 4 (Public Notice #20, Hearing)

DNREC Exhibit 5 (Public Comments Received Prior to Hearing)

Applicant’s Exhibits

Applicant Exhibit #1

Public Comments

Wood, Request for Continuance

Wood, Exhibit 1

Wood, Exhibit 2

Rudolph, Exhibit 1


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