Archive: November, 2018
  • 2017-00130-75

    Expiration date: 12/4/2018

    The applicant, Sunoco Partners Marketing and Terminals, proposes to perform maintenance dredging of three berthing areas to their Docks 2, 3, and 4, including 10 years of maintenance dredging.The proposed dredging is located at the Hog Island Wharf at 11 Hog Island Road, within the Delaware River at River Mile 89.6, approximately one mile downstream of the Philadelphia County - Delaware County boundary in Tinicum Township, Delaware County, Pennsylvania. The dredged material would be loaded into a watertight barge and transported to either Whites Basin or Biles Island. Whites Basin is the preferred disposal location and is located in Logan Township, Gloucester County, New Jersey. More details are available in the "Public Notice & Plan Details" attachment. Public comments are due by Dec. 4, 2018.

  • 2018-0237-46

    Expiration date: 11/21/2018

    The applicant, Hueber Launch Services, proposes to perform dredging and bank stabilization along the Delaware River at 45 East Delaware Street, Marcus Hook Borough, Delaware County. The work would involve the immediate dredging by mechanical method of 93 cubic yards of sediment (largely gravel and cobbles) from 315 square feet below the mean high water line to a maximum depth of 5 feet below mean low water (3 feet design depth and 2 further feet of overdredging allowance). However, the applicant also requests approval for dredging every 2 years over a 10 year period for maintenance dredging to same depth within a 0.1 acre template. All materials would be temporarily stockpiled on uplands at the site and de-watered within a sandbag and Jersey barrier enclosure for de-watering. Ultimately, the dredged materials would be spread over uplands on the site and stabilized. More information is available in the "Public Notice & Plan Details" attachment. Public comments are due by Nov. 21, 2018.