Allocation Permit: George Staats

Division of Water

Published: April 10, 2024
Comments Due: April 24, 2024

DNREC Notice No. WR20240130
Non-Discrimination Policy
Documents for Review
Permit Application

This office has under consideration the application of:

George Staats
1570 Vandyke Greenspring Road
Smyrna, DE 19977
Site Tax Map ID: 15-021.00-017
Physical Site Address: 1570 Vandyke Greenspring Road, Smyrna, DE 19977

Project Description: George Staats has requested an allocation permit for one existing irrigation well with a capacity of 300 gpm. The requested allocation is 0.432 MGD, 12.96 MG per month, and 25.92 MG per year. The well is located 2.7 miles Northwest of Smyrna 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