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SCCI Aids in Securing $500,000 Strong Neighborhoods Fund grant for Dowtown Laurel Revitalization

April 13th, 2017
SCCI helped to facilitate the acquisition of a state-funded grant to support a major facelift in Laurel’s Old Town. Delaware’s Strong Neighborhoods Fund has awarded $500,000 to the Laurel...

SCCI Speaks at Delaware Estuary Environmental Summit!

January 29th, 2015
A talk by SCCI concerning the Working Waterfronts Initiative was accepted at the Delaware Estuary Science & Environmental Summit held from January 25-28, 2015 in Cape May, NJ. The conference was...

SCCI Provides Leadership for Inland Bays Water Use Plan Implementation Committee

December 4th, 2014
Ed Lewandowski, Coordinator of the UD's Sustainable Coastal Communities Initiative, was recently appointed by the Board of Directors of the Center for the Inland Bays as chair of the Water Use Plan...

Commissioners of Bridgeville Adopt Master Plan

October 15th, 2014
At their 13 OCT meeting, the Commissioners of Bridgeville adopted by resolution the Bridgeville-Greenwood Master Plan, a product of the Sustainable Coastal Communites Initiative prepared and...

Broad Creek Redevelopment Proposal Presented to Laurel, DE Community

October 6th, 2014
SCCI coordinated a project to redevelop the Broad Creek waterfront in downtown Laurel, DE. The conceptual design, including architectural drawings by Dr. Jules Bruck (UD/CANR), was presented to the...

Town of Greenwood Adopts Master Plan

August 11th, 2014
At its August 4th meeting, the Town of Greenwood's Commissioners approved a resolution to adopt the Bridgeville-Greenwood Master Plan, a product developed by the Sustainable Coastal Communties...

SCCI Assists with Comprehensive Plan Updates in Lewes and Milton

July 16th, 2014
SCCI recently facilitated community conversations in Lewes and Milton for the state-required updates of Comprehensive Plans for both towns. The Audience Response System was utilized to assess...