Changes Proposed to UDC Appendices
Pursuant to Section 40.30.410 M of the New Castle County Code, the Department of Land Use will hold a twenty (20) day public comment period on proposed revisions to the Appendix of Chapter 40 of the New Castle County Code (UDC). The public has until Monday, May 18, 2015 to submit written comments regarding the code changes. Written comments can be mailed to the Department of Land Use, New Castle County Government Center, 87 Reads Way, New Castle, DE 19720 or submitted via e-mail to LandUse@nccde.org. Please refer to Chapter 40 New Castle County Code - UDC Appendix Revision (2015-01) in all correspondence.Changes are proposed to: Appendix 1 - Application and Plan Requirements, Section 3 – Other Reports and Applications, G – Deed Restriction Change Process (Maintenance Declaration); and Appendix 2 – Fees, Section 1 – Land Development and Rezoning Processing, Section 2 – Engineering Section, Section 3 – Board of Adjustment, Section 4 - Other.
Copies of the proposed changes are on file in the Department of Land Use and can be reviewed at the New Castle County Government Center, 87 Reads Way, Corporate Commons, New Castle, DE from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, or may be viewed by clicking on the link below. Also available below is a link to the Fee Assessment Study and Summary Report.
UDC Appendix Revision 2015-01
Fee Assessment Study and Summary Report
General Manager Eileen Fogarty unveils 2014-2015 Action Plan and Work Program
On October 7, 2014, Ms. Fogarty submitted a detailed action plan to the County Executive and County County. To read the report, check on the link provided below.
LIMITED SERVICE AVAILABILITIES
Building Plan Examiners, Building Inspectors and the Office of Code Enforcement will be unavailable to serve customers on Thursday, April 9 and Thursday, April 16 due to employee development.
Also, Plan Review Services will be unavailable from 2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. on the second and fourth Tuesdays of every month due to employee development.
The Department of Land Use has a zero tolerance gift policy. No gift shall be accepted by an employee from any member of the public when the gift is given as a result of contact created by a New Castle county business relationship.