Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Applications

Division of Water

Published: Feb. 3, 2021
Comments Due: Feb. 23, 2021

Subaqueous Lands Permit and Water Quality Application

Aaron and Jennifer Snyder (334-8.17-46.00) – To place 25 cubic yards of fill material in 450 square feet of an unnamed, artificially excavated pond tributary to Gordon’s Pond located at 14 Farview Road, North Shores, Rehoboth Beach, Sussex County, DE

Subaqueous Lands Permit Application

Shady Park MHC, LLC (533-12.00-92.00) – To remove approximately 1,070 cubic yards of accumulated sediment from approximately 16,057 square feet of man-made drainage ditches in the Shady Park residential community, located north of Lighthouse Road in Selbyville, Sussex County, DE

Delaware Department of Transportation (1000800001) – To remove an existing 46 foot wide by 213 foot long bridge and construct a new bridge, 42 foot wide by 394 foot long, on new alignment, and to temporarily place approximately 85 cubic yards of rip-rap in 2,302 square feet of subaqueous lands for construction access, resulting in approximately 2,248 square feet of permanent open water impacts and 4,814 square feet of temporary open water impacts at bridge 1-159 conveying James Street over the Christina River in Newport, New Castle County, DE

Carl T. Littleton (134-19.00-306.00) – To construct a 6 foot wide by 17.5 foot long dock extension, a 6 foot wide by 20 foot long dock extension and two boat lifts with 4 associated pilings each in an unnamed lagoon adjacent to Miller Creek located at 16 Marina Park Court, Frankford, DE

Raymond W. Klecker, Jr, and Debra S. Klecker Trustees (234-6.00-205.00) – To construct a hybrid living shoreline by installing ≈ 225 linear feet of marsh toe sill following the contour of the shoreline, remove 3 trees and stumps, backfill with 3 cubic yards of fill and plant Spartina alterniflora and Spartina patens plugs across 1,200 square feet in Love Creek located at 148 Heather Drive, Lewes, Sussex County, DE

B. Barry and Linda S. Brittingham (Dredge Location 134-9.00-187.00 and Disposal Location 134-7.00-187.00) – To install an elevator boat lift with two associated pilings and to mechanically maintenance dredge 200± cubic yards to a depth ranging from -3.5 to -4 feet MLW in an unnamed lagoon east of White Creek, located at 32410 Holly Terrace Road, Ocean View and to dispose of the dredged material via sealed dump truck to a previously approved burrow pit located northeast of the intersection of Irons Lane and Old Mill Road at Tax Parcel# 134-7.00-187.00, Dagsboro, Sussex County, DE

Subaqueous Lands Permit and Wetlands Application

New Castle County, Dept of Public Works-Holloway Terrace (234-18.00-51.06) – To replace and realign an existing sanitary sewer line by trench and aerial crossing in an unnamed tributary to the Delaware River and State-regulated Wetlands located between East Avenue and Penn Railroad, New Castle, New Castle County, DE 

These Documents/Applications above are available for review by contacting:

Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Section
89 Kings Highway
Dover, DE 19901

If you have any comments, please return this memo to this office by February 23, 2021.

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 within 20 days from this notice. Please indicate in your letter whether your intention is to request a public hearing or whether you are simply providing comments for the Department’s consideration. If a public hearing is desired, please be advised that a public hearing request shall be deemed meritorious if it exhibits familiarity with the application and provides a reasoned statement of the action’s probable impact.