NOTIFICATION OF NEGOTIATIONS FOR A BROWNFIELDS DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT FOR THE SUSSEX LUMBER SITE (DE-0118)
Pursuant to the Hazardous Substance Cleanup Act (HSCA), 7 Del. C. Chapter 91, §9126, the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) is required to issue a public notice within twenty days after entering into negotiations for a Brownfields Development Agreement (BDA). A BDA is an agreement between DNREC and a Brownfields developer with respect to a Certified Brownfield Site that sets forth a scope of work and schedule of remedial activities during the development of the Site.
DNREC’s Site Investigation and Restoration Section (DNREC-SIRS) is negotiating a BDA with Meris Properties, LLC regarding the Sussex Lumber Site (Site), located at Tract 1B, Robinsonville Road in Lewes. Identified by Sussex County as tax parcel number 234-6.00-90.00, the 8.8 acre Site may have had a release of hazardous substances as a result of past use as an a lumber yard. For more information, please see DNREC’s navigator at http://www.nav.dnrec.delaware.gov/DEN3
Learn more about this Site and other Brownfields sites by accessing DNREC-SIRS’ web page at http://www.awm.delaware.gov/SIRB/Pages/Brownfields.aspx
by contacting the DNREC-SIRS Project Manager, Wendy March at (302) 395-2600 or email@example.com