Notification of Negotiations for a Brownfields Development Agreement for the Riverwalk Phase I Site, (DE-1731)

Division of Waste and Hazardous Substances

Start Date: June 28, 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 Riverwalk Phase I (Site), located at 105 South Market Street, Wilmington, Delaware.  Identified by New Castle County as portions of tax parcel numbers 26.043.00-010, 26.043.00-009, 26.043-00.008, 26.050.00-001, 26.050.00-002, 26.042.00-015, 25.050.00-003 and 26.050.10-075 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, Meghan Crystall at (302) 395-2600 or