Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Permits

Division of Water

Published: Feb. 16, 2022
Comments Due: March 8, 2022

Subaqueous Lands Lease and Wetlands Application

Jeri L. Turner and Curtis L. Turner (2-33-1.00-33.00) – To construct a 3 by 8 foot long wetland walkway, a 4 by 70 foot long pier, a 6 by 24 foot long dock, a boat lift with 4 associated pilings, two (2) PWC lifts with one associated piling each and two (2) stand-alone mooring pilings in the Indian River located at 28002 Possum Point Road, Possum Point, Millsboro, Sussex County, DE

Subaqueous Lands Permit Application

Delaware Department of Transportation (1100540143) – To restore an 1,800 linear foot section of an unnamed tributary that runs through community open space in Robscott Manor subdivision located just outside the limits of the City of Newark. The project entails reconnecting and regrading the floodplain and the creation of a new stream, resulting in .1035 aces of temporary subaqueous land impacts and .3265 acres of permanent subaqueous land impacts in an unnamed tributary to the Christina River at the intersection of Robscott Turn and Sanford Drive, Robsott Manor Section 2, Newark, New Castle County, DE.

Subaqueous Lands Permit and Wetlands Application

Delaware Department of Transportation (2-34-11.00-98.00) – To upgrade the existing spillway, install a slide gate, repair the culvert and rehabilitate the roadway embankments along SR 24 at Burtons Pond. The proposed construction results in 7,553 square feet of temporary subaqueous lands impacts, 58,810 square feet of permanent subaqueous lands impacts, 1,746 square feet of temporary State-regulated wetland impacts, and 1,252 square feet of permanent State-regulated wetland impacts in and adjacent to Burtons Pond along John J. Williams Highway (SR 24), Lewes, Sussex County, DE.

Subaqueous Lands Lease Supplemental Application

Dennis J. Napieralski and Janet A. Vincent (5-33-12.12-6.00) – To reconfigure an existing structure and install a boat lift with four (4) associated pilings in Dirickson Creek at 37078 Laws Point Road, Swann Keys, Selbyville, Sussex County, DE

Subaqueous Lands Lease Application

West Oak Properties, LLC (3-34-19.00-184.00) – To repair and replace an existing 5 by 64 foot long pier, to construct a 6 by 28 foot long dock and to install two (2) boat lifts with four (4) associated pilings each in the Rehoboth Bay at 35 White Oak Road, Rehoboth Beach Yacht and County Club, Rehoboth Beach, Sussex 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 email the above or return this memo to this office by March 8, 2022.

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.