Allocation Permit: Town of Milton

Division of Water

Published: Feb. 14, 2024
Comments Due: Feb. 28, 2024

DNREC Notice No. WR20240047
Documents for Review
Allocation Application

This office has under consideration the application of:

Town of Milton
115 Federal Street
Milton, DE 19808
Site Tax Map ID: 2-35-20.11-0009.00
Physical Site Address: Federal Street and Conrail Road
Milton, DE 19968

Project Description: The Town of Milton has requested to modify an allocation permit with five existing public wells and one proposed well with a combined capacity of 1,600 gpm. The requested allocation is 1.0 MGD, 30.0 MG per month, and 360.0 MG per year. The well will be located 0.4 miles South of Milton in Sussex County.

The application and plans for this Public Notice are posted at For questions regarding the application and plans, please contact:

Commercial and Government Services Section
DNREC Div. of Water
89 Kings Highway, Dover, DE 19901
(302) 739-9948

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 15 days from this notice. 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.

Please submit all written comments and/or a meritorious request for a public hearing to the email address