Notification of Public Comment for a Brownfield Development Agreement for the 35 Commerce Street Site (DE-1734)

Division of Waste and Hazardous Substances

Published: Aug. 23, 2020
Comments Due: Sept. 12, 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 Brownfield Development Agreement (BDA). A BDA is an agreement between DNREC and a Brownfield 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) negotiated a BDA with Shamrock3 LLC regarding the 35 Commerce Street Site (Site), located at 35 Commerce Street, Wilmington, Delaware. Identified by New Castle County as tax parcel number 26-044.00-024, 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:

The public comment period begins on Monday, August 24, 2020 and will end at the close of the business day (4:30 p.m.) on Monday, September 12, 2020. Please submit written comments to the DNREC-RS Project Manager, Mariya Chiger, at DNREC-RS, 391 Lukens Drive, New Castle, DE 19720. A copy of the BDA is available by accessing the DNREC-RS site files in 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, Mariya Chiger at (302) 395-2600 or