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DNREC to hold April 30 workshop on solicitation of watershed implementation projects

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Monday, April 22, 2019

DOVER – The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control’s Division of Watershed Stewardship will host a workshop for a special solicitation of watershed implementation projects from 10 a.m. to noon, Tuesday, April 30, in Dover, at the Kent County Administration Building, Room 222, 555 South Bay Road, Dover, DE 19901. The workshop will focus on proposals for implementing new projects specifically designed to restore water quality as part of specific Delaware priority watershed improvement plans. Projects funded under the special solicitation will have the benefit of a zero percent loan interest rate, and no accrual of loan interest through project completion.




DNREC determines deluge water used to contain Croda, Inc.’s 2018 ethylene oxide release did not impact the environment

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Air Quality | Division of Waste and Hazardous Substances | Division of Water | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Thursday, April 18, 2019

The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control has concluded that there was no increased risk to human health or safety from deluge water used to contain the Nov. 25, 2018 ethylene oxide (EO) release at Croda’s Atlas Point facility. DNREC’s conclusion was made from a soil and groundwater sampling report required of Croda by the Department as part of a settlement agreement with DNREC in the aftermath of the EO incident.




DNREC announces Fenton Barn in Brandywine Creek State Park to be demolished starting in April for safety concerns

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Monday, April 8, 2019

GREENVILLE – DNREC’s Division of Parks & Recreation announced today that the Fenton Barn located within Brandywine Creek State Park will be demolished starting in mid-April, due to the threat of imminent collapse and subsequent risk to public and staff safety. A safety fence has been erected around the perimeter of the building.




Delaware’s Water Infrastructure Advisory Council to meet Wednesday, April 17 in Dover

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Wednesday, April 3, 2019

The Delaware Water Infrastructure Advisory Council will meet Wednesday, April 17 at 9 a.m. in the Kent County Administrative Complex.




Water Infrastructure Advisory Council to meet Wednesday, March 13 in Dover

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Wednesday, February 27, 2019

The Delaware Water Infrastructure Advisory Council (WIAC) will meet Wednesday, March 13 at 9 a.m. in Conference Room 400B, Del Tech Terry Campus.







  Category: Office of the Secretary


DNREC to hold April 30 workshop on solicitation of watershed implementation projects

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Monday, April 22, 2019

DOVER – The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control’s Division of Watershed Stewardship will host a workshop for a special solicitation of watershed implementation projects from 10 a.m. to noon, Tuesday, April 30, in Dover, at the Kent County Administration Building, Room 222, 555 South Bay Road, Dover, DE 19901. The workshop will focus on proposals for implementing new projects specifically designed to restore water quality as part of specific Delaware priority watershed improvement plans. Projects funded under the special solicitation will have the benefit of a zero percent loan interest rate, and no accrual of loan interest through project completion.




DNREC determines deluge water used to contain Croda, Inc.’s 2018 ethylene oxide release did not impact the environment

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Air Quality | Division of Waste and Hazardous Substances | Division of Water | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Thursday, April 18, 2019

The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control has concluded that there was no increased risk to human health or safety from deluge water used to contain the Nov. 25, 2018 ethylene oxide (EO) release at Croda’s Atlas Point facility. DNREC’s conclusion was made from a soil and groundwater sampling report required of Croda by the Department as part of a settlement agreement with DNREC in the aftermath of the EO incident.




DNREC announces Fenton Barn in Brandywine Creek State Park to be demolished starting in April for safety concerns

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Monday, April 8, 2019

GREENVILLE – DNREC’s Division of Parks & Recreation announced today that the Fenton Barn located within Brandywine Creek State Park will be demolished starting in mid-April, due to the threat of imminent collapse and subsequent risk to public and staff safety. A safety fence has been erected around the perimeter of the building.




Delaware’s Water Infrastructure Advisory Council to meet Wednesday, April 17 in Dover

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Wednesday, April 3, 2019

The Delaware Water Infrastructure Advisory Council will meet Wednesday, April 17 at 9 a.m. in the Kent County Administrative Complex.




Water Infrastructure Advisory Council to meet Wednesday, March 13 in Dover

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Wednesday, February 27, 2019

The Delaware Water Infrastructure Advisory Council (WIAC) will meet Wednesday, March 13 at 9 a.m. in Conference Room 400B, Del Tech Terry Campus.