May 16, 2017

5:00 p.m.

Public Hearing Agenda

Department of Land Use

87 Reads Way, Corporate Commons, New Castle DE

HRB meetings are held on the 1st (Business Meeting) and 3rd (Hearing) Tuesdays of each month.




Demolition Permits

App. 2017-004726: 2290 Red Lion Rd. (Southern corner of SR 71 and Hunters Run Way), vicinity of Kirkwood village (TP 12-018.00-001).  Demolition permit application for barn/shed on property of Old Cann Mansion, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.  CD 12.

Land Development Plans

App. 2013-0856-S: 1309 Cedar Lane Rd. (W side Cedar Lane Rd., S of Boyds Corner Rd.)  Exploratory Major Land Development Plan for Northeast Christian Church proposes to construct a 27,000 s.f. church and to demolish the circa 1840/1860 T.J. Houston House and build a replica of the house in a new location on the property.  S (Suburban) zoning district.  CD 12.

App. 2016-0806-SNorth and south sides Vance Neck Road, 1100 feet east of Ashley Dr.  Exploratory Major Land Development Plan for Baymont Farms proposes to extinguish a previously recorded plan and easements and propose a new Open Space subdivision (Option 2) with 271 single family detached, age-restricted lots and 64.4% open space (140.14 acres) on 217.65 acres.  The property contains elements of the late 18th/early 19th century Gill-Welden farm complex and the plan proposes to remove the 18th/19th century brick house and to adaptively reuse the circa 1930s/1940s dairy barn.   S (Suburban) zoning district.  CD 12.


 The next meeting of the Historic Review Board will be a business meeting held on June 6, 2017

in the Land Use Conference Room (87 Reads Way) at 5 p.m.  

Individuals needing reasonable accommodations according to the Americans with Disabilities Act call 395-5400 (TT/TTY/TTD: DRS, 1-800-232-5460).