RESOURCE PROTECTION AREA TECHNICAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 9:30 a.m.
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Call to Order
1. 1313 Little Baltimore Road
Council District 3
Address: 1313 Little Baltimore Road, Hockessin, DE 19707
Chinese American Community Center requests a recommendation from the Committee to the Department of Land Use to allow an impervious surface ratio of 28% per section 40.10.160.B of the Unified Development Code which allows only 20% impervious surface in a Cockeysville Formation drainage area. Applicant proposes to infiltrate stormwater to maintain the existing quality and quantity of groundwater recharge.
The property is zoned Suburban (S). (App. 2020-0701), TP: 08-017.00-019.
2. Parkway Gravel, Inc.
Council District 12
Address:1871 DuPont Pkwy & 0 Lorewood Grove Rd., Middletown, DE 19709
Parkway Gravel, Inc. requests a recommendation from the Committee to the Department of Land Use for a Resource Protection Standards variance from the provisions of the Unified Development Code Section 40.10.160.B in order to?construct 51% impervious cover?in a WRPA Recharge Area (20% permitted) and a recommendation to the Department of Land Use and the Board of Adjustment for a Resource Protection Standards variance from the provisions of the Unified Development Code Section 40.10.110 and Table 40.10.010 to disturb 94% of a WRPA Recharge Area (50% allowed) in order to build a Village Community with 814 residential units and 85,112-sf of non-residential GFA. Applicant proposes to recharge roof-top runoff to mitigate groundwater recharge and reforestation.
The property is zoned Suburban (S), (App. 2021-0586), TP: 13-003.00-014 & 12-035.00-001.
3. Blue Diamond Park, LLC.
Council District 12
Address: 765 Hamburg Rd. & 780 S. DuPont Hwy, New Castle, Delaware 19720
Blue Diamond Park, LLC. requests a recommendation from the Committee to the Department of Land Use for a Resource Protection Standards variance from the provisions of Unified Development Code Section 40.10.160.B in order to?construct 32% impervious cover?in a Class C Wellhead?(20% impervious cover permitted) in order to redevelop an extractive use facility with a 934,340 SF warehouse and associated improvements.? Applicant proposes stormwater recharge and reforestation.
The property is zoned Extraction (EX), (App. 2021-0425), TP: 10-050.00-006 & 10-045.00-007.
Comments from the Public
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