Allocation Permit: City of Seaford

Division of Water

Published: March 13, 2024
Comments Due: March 27, 2024

DNREC Notice No. WR20240083
Documents for Review
Permit Application

This office has under consideration the application of:

City of Seaford
1001 West Locust St
Seaford, DE, 19973
Site Tax Map ID: 5-31-13.00-0001.01
Physical Site Address: 1001 West Locust St, Seaford, DE, 19973

Project Description: The City of Seaford has requested an allocation permit for one existing irrigation well with a capacity of 400 gpm. The requested allocation is 5.75 MGD, 17.0 MG per month, and 50.0 MG per year. The well is located 0.75 miles Southwest of Seaford 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