Contact: Joanna Wilson, DNREC Public Affairs, 302-739-9902
DNREC to hold April 23 public hearing on proposed
revisions to sediment and stormwater regulations
DOVER (April 1, 2013) – DNREC’s Division of Watershed Stewardship will hold its second public hearing on proposed revisions to the Delaware Sediment and Stormwater Regulations at 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 23, in the DNREC Auditorium, Richardson and Robbins Building, 89 Kings Highway, Dover. The revisions are designed to address the April 2005 recommendations of the Task Force on Surface Water Management, as well as changes to regulatory language following the first public hearing held March 1, 2012.
The proposed regulation revisions may be inspected at the following locations:
- DNREC’s Dover office, Richardson & Robbins Building, 89 Kings Highway, Dover, DE 19901
- Kirkwood Library, 6000 Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington DE 19808
- Kent County Public Library, 497 South Red Haven Lane, Dover, DE 19901
- Georgetown Public Library, 123 West Pine Street, Georgetown, DE 19947
The proposed regulation revisions and the technical document may also be inspected on the DNREC Division of Watershed Stewardship’s Sediment & Stormwater Management Program website.
For additional information or to make an appointment to inspect the proposed regulation revisions or the technical document at DNREC’s Dover office, please contact Elaine Webb, DNREC Sediment and Stormwater Management Program, at 302-739-9921, or Elaine.Webb@state.de.us. Review of the documents at the public libraries can be made during the libraries’ scheduled operating hours.
Interested parties may present statements and testimony orally or in writing on the proposed regulation changes at the April 23 public hearing or submit comments in writing by May 8, 2013. Comments submitted as part of the first public comment period will remain as part of the record. Those interested in speaking at the public hearing are asked to register in advance. Written comments on the technical document will be accepted until Tuesday, April 30, 2013.
Written statements and comments on the proposed regulation changes may be addressed to: Elaine Webb, DNREC Sediment and Stormwater Management Program, 89 Kings Highway, Dover, DE 19901, or submitted by email to Elaine.Webb@state.de.us.
Vol. 43, No. 121