Wetlands and Waterways Applications

Division of Water

Published: Feb. 15, 2023
Comments Due: March 7, 2023

Subaqueous Lands Lease

Brenda Ritter and Robert Oberholtzer (233-7.00-139.00) – To utilize and maintain a 4 by 48 foot long pier and a 5 by 27 foot long dock, and to install a new boatlift with 4 associated pilings in Vines Creek, located at 131 Riverview Drive, Point Farm, Dagsboro, Sussex County, DE.

Forrest E. Varhine, Trustee of the Forrest E. Varhine Revocable Trust Agreement (234-34.10-71.00) – To utilize and maintain a 6 by 154 foot long pier, an 8 by 17 foot long dock and 6 free standing pilings in Indian River, at 28842 Point View Road, Millsboro, Sussex County, DE.

Subaqueous Lands Permit

Martin and Jodi Reilly (134-9.00-101.00) – To remove existing structures and construct a 4 by 10 foot long pier and a 5 by 50 foot long dock in an artificial lagoon, located at 38295 Sandy Cove Road, Pine Crest Terrace, Ocean View, Sussex County, DE.

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

Wetlands and Waterways Section
89 Kings Hwy, Dover, DE 19901

If you have any comments, please email the above or return this memo to this office by March 7, 2023.

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.