Notification of Negotiations for a Brownfields Development Agreement for the 5752 Forrest Avenue, Located At 5752 Forrest Avenue Site, Dover, (DE-1822)

Division of Waste and Hazardous Substances

Published: Feb. 5, 2023

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 Neelkanth, LLC regarding the 5752 Forrest Avenue Site (DE-1822) (Site) located at 5752 Forrest Avenue, Dover Delaware. Identified by Kent County as tax parcel number(s) 9-00-07400-01-2100-00001 and 9-00-0744-01-2000-00001, 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, Steph Gordon at (302) 395-2600 or