Allocation Permit: Artesian Water Company, Inc. (Wilmington Airport)

Division of Water

Published: March 27, 2024
Comments Due: April 10, 2024

DNREC Notice No. WR20240104
Non-Discrimination Policy
Documents for Review
Renewal Application

This office has under consideration the application of:

Artesian Water Company, Inc.
664 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702
Site Tax Map ID: 10-018.00-006
Physical Site Address: Wilmington Airport, 2807 Park Rd, New Castle, DE 19720

Project Description: Artesian Water Company, Inc. has requested an allocation permit renewal for three existing public wells with a combined capacity of 600 gpm. The requested allocation is 0.864 MGD, 25.92 MG per month, and 311.04 MG per year. The well will be located 2.7 miles Northwest of New Castle in New Castle 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