Notification of Negotiations Concerning a Voluntary Cleanup Program Agreement for the Georgetown to Lewis Trail – Fisher Road to Airport Road, Georgetown (DE-1823)

Division of Waste and Hazardous Substances

Published: March 29, 2023

The Hazardous Substance Cleanup Act (HSCA), 7 Del. C. § 9107 (a)(1), requires the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) to provide “public notification within 20 days after entering into negotiations for a voluntary cleanup settlement agreement with any person that agrees to perform a remedy.”

As required by § 9107 (a)(1), DNREC advises that it is negotiating a Voluntary Cleanup Program (VCP) Agreement with the Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) regarding the Georgetown to Lewes Trails- Airport Road to Fisher Road Site, in Georgetown, (DE-1823) located as a DelDOT Right-of-Way between Airport Road and Fisher Road in Georgetown, DE, an inactive railroad right-of-way. The Site is identified as a Right-of-Way with no identified parcel number. The Site requires remedial action due to historic activities on site. For Site-specific information, please see DNREC’s Environmental Navigator at

For additional information, please contact the project officer Patrick Boettcher, at (302) 395-2600 or