DNREC announces Coastal Zone Conversion Permit Process Recommendations Report is now available for public review and comment
A draft report for the formation of a Regulatory Advisory Committee for Coastal Zone Conversion Permits is now available for public review and comment.
Today the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) announced the initiation of the process to amend Delaware Coastal Zone Act regulations to incorporate the provisions of the Coastal Zone Conversion Permit Act (HB190). Governor John Carney signed HB190 into law on Aug. 2. The Act authorizes DNREC to issue permits for construction and operation of new heavy industry uses at 14 existing heavy industry use sites within the state’s Coastal Zone.