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DNREC announces availability of 2020 Community Environmental Project Fund grants; public workshops set for Sept. 10-11

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Community Affairs | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Thursday, August 22, 2019

DOVER – Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control Secretary Shawn M. Garvin has announced the availability of Community Environmental Project Fund (CEPF) grants for the 2020 grant cycle – with DNREC scheduling two upcoming public workshops about the CEPF program and applying for the grants. Workshops will be held in New Castle County Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019 from 6-7:30 p.m. at DNREC offices at 391 Lukens Drive, New Castle, DE 19720, with a Wednesday, Sept. 11 workshop for Kent and Sussex Counties taking place from 6-7:30 p.m. in the DNREC Auditorium, 89 Kings Highway, Dover, DE 19901.




DNREC Environmental Crimes Unit arrests Magnolia man on criminal charges, including felony forgery of US currency

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Community Affairs | Date Posted: Monday, August 12, 2019

Delaware Natural Resources Police officers with DNREC’s Environmental Crimes Unit arrested a Kent County man, after a traffic stop.




ANNOUNCEMENT: DNREC to hold second public meeting Aug. 14 in New Castle regarding Croda’s 2018 ethylene oxide release

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Community Affairs | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Friday, August 2, 2019

DOVER – The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control, joined by Croda company officials, will hold a meeting Aug. 14 to update the public about actions taken since Croda’s Nov. 25, 2018 accidental ethylene oxide release, and steps moving forward for Croda. The meeting will be held at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug.14 at McCullough Middle School, 20 Chase Avenue, New Castle, DE 19720.




DNREC ECU seeks public help in identifying suspect illegally dumping at Polly Drummond Hill Yard Waste Site

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Community Affairs | News | Date Posted: Wednesday, July 31, 2019

DNREC is seeking the public’s help in identifying the driver of a pickup truck who was twice seen on surveillance cameras illegally dumping.




Online registration now open to volunteers for 32nd annual Delaware Coastal Cleanup sponsored by DNREC

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Community Affairs | Date Posted: Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Online volunteer registration is now open for the 32nd annual Delaware Coastal Cleanup, to be held from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Sept. 14.







  Category: Division of Community Affairs


DNREC announces availability of 2020 Community Environmental Project Fund grants; public workshops set for Sept. 10-11

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Community Affairs | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Thursday, August 22, 2019

DOVER – Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control Secretary Shawn M. Garvin has announced the availability of Community Environmental Project Fund (CEPF) grants for the 2020 grant cycle – with DNREC scheduling two upcoming public workshops about the CEPF program and applying for the grants. Workshops will be held in New Castle County Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019 from 6-7:30 p.m. at DNREC offices at 391 Lukens Drive, New Castle, DE 19720, with a Wednesday, Sept. 11 workshop for Kent and Sussex Counties taking place from 6-7:30 p.m. in the DNREC Auditorium, 89 Kings Highway, Dover, DE 19901.




DNREC Environmental Crimes Unit arrests Magnolia man on criminal charges, including felony forgery of US currency

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Community Affairs | Date Posted: Monday, August 12, 2019

Delaware Natural Resources Police officers with DNREC’s Environmental Crimes Unit arrested a Kent County man, after a traffic stop.




ANNOUNCEMENT: DNREC to hold second public meeting Aug. 14 in New Castle regarding Croda’s 2018 ethylene oxide release

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Community Affairs | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Friday, August 2, 2019

DOVER – The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control, joined by Croda company officials, will hold a meeting Aug. 14 to update the public about actions taken since Croda’s Nov. 25, 2018 accidental ethylene oxide release, and steps moving forward for Croda. The meeting will be held at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug.14 at McCullough Middle School, 20 Chase Avenue, New Castle, DE 19720.




DNREC ECU seeks public help in identifying suspect illegally dumping at Polly Drummond Hill Yard Waste Site

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Community Affairs | News | Date Posted: Wednesday, July 31, 2019

DNREC is seeking the public’s help in identifying the driver of a pickup truck who was twice seen on surveillance cameras illegally dumping.




Online registration now open to volunteers for 32nd annual Delaware Coastal Cleanup sponsored by DNREC

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Community Affairs | Date Posted: Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Online volunteer registration is now open for the 32nd annual Delaware Coastal Cleanup, to be held from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Sept. 14.