Water Allocation Permit: Baxter Farms

Division of Water

Published: June 18, 2023
Comments Due: July 3, 2023

Baxter Farms has requested an allocation permit for one proposed irrigation well with a capacity of 800 gpm. The requested allocation is 1.15 MGD, 34.5 MG per month, and 69.0 MG per ear. The well will be located 3.1 miles South of Georgetown in Sussex County, on Zoar Road. Tax parcel 1-33-02.00-0029.00.

The above-mentioned application(s) may be inspected by contacting:

Water Supply Section
89 Kings Highway, Dover, DE 19901

A public hearing on the above applications will NOT be held unless the Secretary of DNREC determines that a public hearing is in the public interest or if a written meritorious objection to the application is received by July 3, 2023, at 4:30 p.m. A public hearing request shall be deemed meritorious if it exhibits a familiarity with the application and provides a reasoned statement of the action’s probable impact.