The State of Delaware has still not made a decision on the proposed Rehoboth Beach ocean outfall pipe. But the issue is on the mind of those running for Mayor in Rehoboth Beach.
A lot has changed along the Delaware coast over the last 33 years, but the building line, a benchmark to protect sand dunes and keep homes and buildings out of them, is not one of them.
In recent months, a panel of building officials, coastal residents, contractors and state regulators have been meeting to look at a regulatory revision…Full Story
We know you saw Sunday’s Delaware News Journal FRONT PAGE story on the Rehoboth Outfall controversy. But did you see the fantastic spread of TEAM SURFGIMP on the inside. A great edition for lovers of our coast.
By Ryan Mavity | Jul 11, 2014
Beebe reports early summer surf injuries double over last year.
Researchers with Delaware Sea Grant, Beebe Healthcare and Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control are studying surf conditions to develop a model to better prevent surf injuries.
Doctors at Beebe Healthcare’s emergency department report surf injuries in June were double last year’s total for the month… Full Story
Dilemma for Delaware beaches’ renowned water quality
Article posted on “delawareonline.com”
We agree with almost everything this fellow says especially that the perception of pollution may be more important than reality in this case. But he’s not exactly right about places like NJ and Maryland; they have ocean outfall too. Coastal NJ has spent hundreds of millions of dollars creating more water infrastructure because of their ocean outfall pipes. Anyway, great letter http://capegazette.villagesoup.com/p/ocean-outfall-equals-rehoboth-downfall/1160074#1162492