Notification of Negotiations for a Brownfields Development Agreement for the Former Seward Service Station Site, (DE-1799)

Division of Waste and Hazardous Substances

Published: Oct. 30, 2022

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 PTV 1222, LLC. regarding the Former Seward Service Station Site (Site), located at 2832 Arthursville Rd., Hartly, Delaware. Identified by Kent County as tax parcel numbers 9-10-06319-01-1000-000 and 9-00-06319-01-0300-000, 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, Tracy Spinden at (302) 395-2600 or