Proposed changes to the surf fishing program will be discussed during a DNREC Parks & Recreation Council meeting on Thursday, January 17th at the Dover Public Library at 35 East Loockerman Street in Dover. There will be a presentation on proposed surf fishing permit fee increases, which will be used for public safety and to maintain the quality user experience at designated multi-use beaches.
The public can submit written comments in advance on the Division of Parks & Recreation’s web page at www.destateparks.com/FeeProposal. Written comments can also be sent to: Greg J. Abbott, Attn.: Surf-fishing permit fee proposal, DNREC Division of Parks & Recreation, 89 Kings Highway, Dover, DE 19901 prior to the Jan. 17 meeting. More information is also available at https://publicmeetings.delaware.gov/Meeting/61600.