Tuesday, July 5, 2022   

7:00 P.M. 

NOTE: The Planning Board has resumed in-person hearings in the Multi-Purpose Room of the James H. Gilliam, Jr. Building, 67 Reads Way, New Castle, DE 19720. Planning Board hearings will also be live-streamed on the Zoom platform (see below), but the Board will not take public testimony or comments via Zoom.   

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App. 2019-0812-S. North and South sides of Lorewood Grove Road, directly west of Route 1. Exploratory Major Land Development Plan and PLUS review for Port St. Georges Village proposes to use the Village development option for 192 single family detached dwelling lots, 60 single family semi-detached dwelling lots, 168 single family attached (townhome) lots, 216 stacked townhome units, 274 apartment units, and 82,600 non-residential GFA on 184 acres. S Zoning. CD 12. Red Lion and St. Georges Hundred. (T.P.’s 13-003.00-014 and 12-035.00-001) 

App. 2022-0378-T (Ord. 22-072).   Ordinance 22-072 is a text amendment to amend New Castle County Code Chapter 40 (Also known as the Unified Development Code Or "UDC"), Regarding Article 3 ("Use Regulations"), Article 4 ("District Intensity and Bulk Standards"), Article 6 ("Sign Regulations"), Article 8 ("Nonconforming Situations"), Article 20 ("Subdivision and Land Development Design Principles"), Article 22 ("Drainage, Utilities, Septic Systems, Parking, Loading, and Lighting"), Article 23 ("Landscaping, Trees, Plant Maintenance, and Erosion and Sediment Control"), Article 31 ("Procedures and Administration"), Article 33 ("Definitions"), Appendix 1 ("Application and Plan Requirements"), Appendix 2 ("Fees"), and to establish Article 18 ("Byway Protection"), and Appendix 8 ("Byway Area Resources") Regarding Byway Protection.

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 at For all additional information contact the Department of Land Use, Monday - Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., by phone: 302-395-5400, or by email:

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 Karen Peterson, Planning Board Chair                                                                  Richard E. Hall, Land Use General Manager