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Published Aug. 10, 2020
Expiration date: 9/9/2020

The applicant, Delaware City Refining Company LLC, proposes to perform maintenance dredging at the Delaware City Refining facilities navigation channel, berthing area and the cooling water intake channel. Dredged material would be disposed on property identified as 1771 River Road and 22 Washington Street, all sites located within Delaware City, New Castle County, Delaware. The applicant's stated purpose is to allow access to the refinery and the need for the increased depth at the site is to maintain ship access and to reduce ship/barge traffic and lightening events for vessels using the site. More details are available in the "Public Notice & Plan Details" attachment. Comments are due by Sept 9, 2020.