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  Category: Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control


Plan to Connect Donovan Smith Manufactured Home Community Gets Important Conditional Approval

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Water | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Tuesday, September 14, 2021

The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control announced today plans to connect the Donovan Smith Manufactured Home Community to the Lewes Board of Public Works sewer system are proceeding following issuance of a conditional letter of approval of the state-funded loan mechanism that will provide financing for the connection.




DNREC and Partners Earn Award for Living Shoreline Project

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Date Posted: Wednesday, September 8, 2021

Delaware’s Sassafras Landing living shoreline, a joint project of the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control and the Delaware Center for the Inland Bays, has been recognized as one of the 2021 Best Restored Shores by the American Shore & Beach Preservation Association.




Delaware to Solicit Projects for Water Quality Funding

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | News | Date Posted: Friday, August 6, 2021

The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control, in conjunction with the Division of Public Health, will begin soliciting for new water quality projects Aug. 11 as DNREC and DPH start to develop 2021 Clean Water State Revolving Fund (CWSRF) and Drinking Water State Revolving (DWSRF) project priority lists. Projects must be listed on the CWSRF and DWSRF project priority lists to be considered for funding.




DNREC Dives Into National Water Quality Month

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Water | News | Date Posted: Monday, August 2, 2021

Delaware recognizes National Water Quality Month on a tide of momentum from Governor Carney’s signing of the Clean Water for Delaware Act, hailed as landmark legislation for reviving many of the state’s waterways and ensuring all Delawareans have access to clean water.




Governor Carney Signs Clean Water for Delaware Act

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Featured Video | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Thursday, July 22, 2021

Governor John Carney signed into law House Bill 200, the Clean Water for Delaware Act, which creates a new Clean Water Trust to protect Delaware waterways and rebuild Delaware’s drinking water infrastructure with a focus on underserved communities.







  Category: Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control


Plan to Connect Donovan Smith Manufactured Home Community Gets Important Conditional Approval

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Water | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Tuesday, September 14, 2021

The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control announced today plans to connect the Donovan Smith Manufactured Home Community to the Lewes Board of Public Works sewer system are proceeding following issuance of a conditional letter of approval of the state-funded loan mechanism that will provide financing for the connection.




DNREC and Partners Earn Award for Living Shoreline Project

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Date Posted: Wednesday, September 8, 2021

Delaware’s Sassafras Landing living shoreline, a joint project of the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control and the Delaware Center for the Inland Bays, has been recognized as one of the 2021 Best Restored Shores by the American Shore & Beach Preservation Association.




Delaware to Solicit Projects for Water Quality Funding

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | News | Date Posted: Friday, August 6, 2021

The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control, in conjunction with the Division of Public Health, will begin soliciting for new water quality projects Aug. 11 as DNREC and DPH start to develop 2021 Clean Water State Revolving Fund (CWSRF) and Drinking Water State Revolving (DWSRF) project priority lists. Projects must be listed on the CWSRF and DWSRF project priority lists to be considered for funding.




DNREC Dives Into National Water Quality Month

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Water | News | Date Posted: Monday, August 2, 2021

Delaware recognizes National Water Quality Month on a tide of momentum from Governor Carney’s signing of the Clean Water for Delaware Act, hailed as landmark legislation for reviving many of the state’s waterways and ensuring all Delawareans have access to clean water.




Governor Carney Signs Clean Water for Delaware Act

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Featured Video | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Thursday, July 22, 2021

Governor John Carney signed into law House Bill 200, the Clean Water for Delaware Act, which creates a new Clean Water Trust to protect Delaware waterways and rebuild Delaware’s drinking water infrastructure with a focus on underserved communities.