The Department of Land Use will hold a thirty (30) day public comment period on proposed revisions to the Appendix of Chapter 40 of the New Castle County Code (UDC). The public has until Friday, January 9, 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 (2014-01) in all correspondence.
Changes are proposed to: Appendix 1, Application and Plan Requirements; 3, Other Reports and Applications; A, Floodplain Permit Application
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. The proposed changes are also linked below.
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.
New Castle County has received the following report on Moderately Priced Housing prepared by Arundel Community Development Services and the Innovative Housing Institute. Please read for an assessment of our housing needs.For information on proposed legislation creating a Traditional Neighborhood Housing Program, you may view the presentation also linked below.
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.