USACE Philadelphia District
Published Oct. 4, 2022
Expiration date: 10/19/2022

The Cape Shores Homeowners Association has applied for a Department of the Army permit to conduct beach nourishment activities in the Breakwater Harbor/Delaware Bay, at the Cape Shores residential community, Lewes, Sussex County, Delaware. The applicant proposes to discharge approximately 31,500 cubic yards of sand from an upland borrow site onto the shoreline to replenish 2,915 linear feet of beach and dune. The purpose of the project is to provide protection for waterfront homes during coastal storms and to restore a recreational beach for the residents of the Cape Shores and the public. More details are available in the Public Notice & Plan Details attachment. Public comments are requested by October 19, 2022.