The DEPARTMENT OF LAND USE AND PLANNING BOARD of New Castle County will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, March 4, 2014, in the Multi-Purpose Room of the Gilliam Building, 77 Reads Way, New Castle, DE, beginning at 7 p.m. to consider the following applications.  The order in which the applications are listed is subject to change.

App. 2013-07-61T.  To Revise Chapter 40 of the New Castle County Code (also known as the Unified Development Code   UDC), Article 22 (Drainage, Utilities, Septic Systems, Parking, Loading, and Lighting) Regarding On-Site Wastewater Treatment (Septic) Systems.  Ord. 13-097 is a text amendment that will remove New Castle County provisions relating to on-lot septic systems and will recognize and adopt the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) rules and regulations for review, permitting, enforcement and inspection of on-site wastewater treatment and disposal systems.  County Council Sponsors: Mr. Sheldon and Mr. Powers.

Considerations of rezonings may include zones other than those specified in the ordinances, and considerations for all other applications, including text amendments, may include changes other than those specified or requested in the proposals.  Time limitations will be imposed on speakers.  Information on all applications is available for public review in the Land Use Department, 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.

Individuals needing reasonable accommodations according to the Americans with Disabilities Act, call 395-5400 (TT/TRY/T.D.: D.S., 1-800-232-5460) at least five business days before the meeting/hearing.