Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Section Applications

Division of Water

Published: Aug. 5, 2020
Comments Due: Aug. 25, 2020

Subaqueous Lands Permit and Wetlands Application

Windward on the River (330-7.00-33.00 & 330-7.00-42.00) – To construct a culverted subdivision access road in an unnamed tributary to deep creek and state regulated wetlands, at 5877 South Rehoboth Boulevard, Milford, Sussex County, DE

Subaqueous Lands Lease Application

William Strickland (134-23.16-176.00) – To install a PWC lift in Lighthouse Cove, at 61 Madison Avenue, Fenwick Island, Sussex County, DE

Melissa Smoot (2-34-34.10-52.00) – To construct a 4 by 100 foot pier, a 6 by 25 foot linear dock, one (4) piling boat lift, and two (1) piling PWC lifts in Indian River, at 31440 River Road, Millsboro, DE

Demyan Falcone (234-17.00-34.00) – To construct a 4 by 140 foot long pier, 6 by 30 foot long dock, two (2) boatlifts with eight associated pilings total, two (2) PWC lifts and one (1) 6 by 12 foot long floating dock in Burton Prong, located adjacent to Sloan Road, Harbeson, Sussex County, DE

Subaqueous Lands Permit Application

Robert Bratt (553-19.16-48.00) – To remove the existing 4 by 10 foot dock, 3 by 12 foot gangway, a 4 by 12 foot floating dock and to install a 4 by 22 foot dock and a four piling boatlift in Roy Creek, at 38416 Maple Lane, Selbyville, Sussex County, DE

Delaware Department of Transportation (adjacent to 234-23.00-271.01) – To reconfigure an existing culvert by excavating both ends of the existing pipe, constructing headwalls, and placing approximately 122 cubic yards of rip-rap for scour protection, temporarily impacting 957 square feet for erosion and sediment control, and permanently impacting 1,131 square feet of Guinea Creek to accommodate roadway widening as part of the SR 24 at SR 5 / SR 23 Intersections Improvement project located in Millsboro, Sussex County, DE

Subaqueous Lands Permit and Water Quality Application

Freepoint Commodities (6-00-17900-01-1800-00001) – To construct a road crossing for 35 foot by 42 inch Reinforced Concrete Pipe (RCP) and to place approximately 6.5 cubic yards of fill in the Harrington Main Branch Tax Ditch located at 3061 Farmington Road, Harrington, Kent 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 August 25, 2020.

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.