Development Plan Proposals


Development Plan Proposals 

Web GIS map application illustrating the current development plan proposals within the City of Newark.

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55 Benny Street
(PR# 22-06-04)
Minor subdivision, rezoning, and comprehensive plan amendment to construct a three unit, 3-story garden apartment building with 5 bedrooms per unit.
Plans Received June 22nd, 2022
249 East Main Street
(PR# 22-06-03)
Major subdivision and parking waiver for a 6 story mixed use building with commercial space on the ground floor and 38 2-bedroom apartments on the upper floors.
Plans Received June 21st, 2022
1115 South College Avenue
(PR# 22-06-02)
Plans to demolish existing one story building on current parcel and construct a 4,736 square foot C-Store and a six pump gas canopy with associated parking and site improvements. 
Sketch Plan Submitted June 13th, 2022
515 Capitol Trail
(PR# 22-06-01)
Major subdivision, rezoning, and special use permit to demolish the existing structure and construct a one story office/accessory building.  
Plans Received June 14th, 2022
244 Kells Avenue
(PR# 22-03-02)

Administrative Subdivision - applicant intends to change the lot line to run parallel to ditch.
The Grove
(Formerly College Square Shopping Center)
(PR# 22-03-01)
Modifications to Building 1 to support site regulation in addition to a special use permit for a proposed drive thru facility. Plans Received February 28, 2022 
532 Old Barksdale Road
(PR# 22-02-02)
Rezoning, major subdivision, special use permit, and Comprehensive Development Plan amendment.  Applicant's intent is to construct a 5-story apartment building with parking on the first floor and 54 two-bedroom units on the 2nd through 5th floors. 
Plans Received February 2nd, 2022

SAC Letter dated 
May 13th, 2022
1119 S College Avenue
Home 2 Suites Hotel
(PR# 22-01-01)
Major subdivision and special use permit to construct a 5-story 126 room hotel.
Plans submitted
January 1st, 2022

SAC Letter dated April 1, 2022
591 Collaboration Way
(PR# 21-11-01)
 (The Grain Exchange)
Site plan and special use permit for sale of alcoholic beverages at proposed restaurant, The Grain Exchange.   
City Council December 13, 2021Plans submitted October 29, 2021 
25 North Chapel Street
(PR# 20-11-01)
Major subdivision to construct a four floor building with a parking garage on the 1st floor and 21 two-bedroom apartment units on the 2nd through 4th floors.

Plans submitted April 14th, 2022

SAC Letter dated June 6th, 2022

200 McIntire Drive
Newark Charter High School
(PR# 21-09-03)
Administrative Subdivision - applicant's intent is to combine three existing parcels into one parcel.
Plans Received September 23rd, 2021
318 South College Avenue
(Property Known as the Jewish Federation of Delaware)
(PR# 21-09-02)
Subdivision Amendment - applicant's intent is to demolish the existing structure to allow for the construction of a new structure.



Rezoning and Minor Subdivision Plan March 8th, 2005

30 South Chapel Street
(PR# 21-09-01)
Major subdivision, rezoning, special use permit, and comprehensive plan amendment to construct a mixed use building with 65 apartment units and 300 square foot of retail space.

Plans received
October 18th, 2021

Plans received March 24th, 2022

SAC Letter dated May 24th, 2022

349 East Main Street
(PR# 21-08-02)
Major Subdivision and Rezoning to construct a mixed use structure with offices on the first floor and apartments on the upper floors.

SAC Letter dated February 3rd, 2022 

262 S College Avenue Chabad House
(PR# 21-07-01)
Application for an Administrative Subdivision at the properties located at 262 South College Avenue 23 Indian Road to build a two story Jewish Community Center and Dwelling. 

1025 & 1033 Barksdale Road
(PR# 21-06-01)
Minor Subdivision to convert two existing residential parcels with one single family detached dwelling on each into six residential lots (9000 square foot minimum) for one single family detached dwelling on each.

Plans Submitted June 9th, 2022

1501 Casho Mill Road
(PR# 17-11-05)
Major Subdivision and Comprehensive Development Plan Amendment to demolish the existing office building to construct a 3-story building with offices and apartments on the first floor in addition to apartments on the second and third floors. 
200 Whitechapel Drive
(PR# 21-04-01)


Special Use Permit for a Cell Tower/Antenna.
410 Ogletown Road
(PR# 21-03-03)
Sketch Plan for a Chick-fil-A submitted on March 12, 2021

65 S Chapel Street and 101 Victoria Court 
(The Continental)
(PR#21-03-01)
Rezoning and major site plan approval to construct a 6-story, 189 unit apartment building. 
Plans Submitted
November 30th, 2021


SAC letter dated 
March 28, 2022
1325 Cooches Bridge Road
(PR# 21-01-01)
Special Use Permit for a Cell Tower at the property located at 1325 Cooches Bridge Road.

City Council October 25, 2021

500-700 Creek View Road
(PR# 20-11-02)
Major Subdivision to convert an existing 5-story office structure to a 111-unit residential structure, construct a new 1-story restaurant, construct a new 1-story theater, and construct a new 3-story office building. 

City Council March 14th, 2022

Plans submitted October 8th, 2021

141, 143, 145 E. Main St
19 Haines St.
Parcel ID 1802000188
Parcel ID 1802000189 (PR#20-07-03)
Major subdivision with site plan approval to demolish the existing building at 143 East Main Street and 19 Haines Street, keeping the structures at 141 and 145 East Main Street, to construct a new six-story mixed-use building with 17,540 square feet of commercial retail space, 60 two-bedroom apartments, and a four-story parking garage.

City Council June 14th, 2021



1105 Elkton Road and Otts Chapel Road
(PR# 21-03-02)
Annexation and Rezoning.
10 & 16 Benny Street
(PR# 21-02-02)
Major subdivision, rezoning, site plan approval, and Comprehensive Development Plan amendment to construct seven 7-unit townhouse apartments.

City Council June 27th, 2022

Plans Submitted October 21st, 2021

SAC letter dated February 15th, 2022
136 W Main St
Unlocke the Light
Parcel ID 1801900275
(PR#20-07-02)


Special use permit for a non-profit foundation in the RS zoning district.





19 Amstel Ave
Parcel ID 1802600006
(PR#20-07-01)
Special use permit for a fraternity house in the RM zoning district.
109 Paper Mill Rd
Emerson Bridge
Parcel ID 1801400136
(PR#20-06-03)
Special use permit for construction of a bicycle/pedestrian bridge in the Special Flood Hazard Area (SFHA).



925 Rahway Dr
Parcel ID 1801800155
(PR#20-06-02)


Special use permit for construction of an uncovered deck in the Special Flood Hazard Area (SFHA).


614 S Twin Lakes Blvd
Parcel ID 1805400076
(PR#20-06-01
Special use permit for in-home daycare.

550 S College Ave
STAR Campus
(PR#20-05-01)
Administrative subdivision to subdivide one parcel into two parcels for leasing purposes.

Plans submitted
May 5, 2020
124 East Main St
Parcel ID 1802000125
(PR#20-04-02)
Sketch plan for redevelopment of the parcel to include two floors of commercial space, conversion of the existing 14 residential units into 58 new residential units on the upper four floors of the building, and an increase of 200 additional parking spaces.


734 Paper Mill Rd and 5
& 11 Possum Hollow Rd
Milford Run Subdivision
Parcel ID 0804700033
Parcel ID 0804700031
Parcel ID 0804700039
(PR#19-08-02)
Annexation, rezoning, Comprehensive Development Plan amendment, and major subdivision to demolish the existing unoccupied dwellings on the properties and create a 12-lot single-family residential subdivision.

City Council November 23, 2020

751 Paper Mill Rd
Walton Farm Subdivision
Parcel ID 0804700003
(PR#19-08-01)
Annexation, rezoning, and minor subdivision to divide one parcel into two parcels and construct one single-family home on the newly created parcel.

City Council March 22nd, 2021

118, 126, and 130
New London Rd.
Parcel ID 1801300124
Parcel ID 1801300123
Parcel ID 1801300197
(PR#19-07-01)
Comprehensive Development Plan amendment, minor subdivision, and site plan approval to convert three existing residential dwellings into townhome apartments by modifying the shell and adding two new units between the existing three units.




1 N. Twin Lakes Blvd.
Parcel ID 1805400022
(PR#19-06-02)
Major subdivision to replace the currently-approved 12-unit subdivision plan with a new 24-unit townhome-style apartment subdivision plan.




268 East Main St.
Parcel ID 1802100024
(PR#19-06-01)
Sketch plan proposing a 52-unit apartment building on the site of the current Super 8 Motel.

Plans submitted April 14, 2020 propose a major subdivision with site plan approval, special use permit, Comprehensive Development Plan amendment, and rezoning for a mixed-use building with commercial that includes a restaurant and parking on the first floor and four floors of apartments targeted to student housing consisting of 56 two-bedroom units.

City Council August 9th, 2021

54 East Main St.
Parcel ID 1802000022
(PR#19-05-02)
Sketch plan for a mixed-use subdivision proposing a restaurant on the ground floor, two apartment units on the second floor, and one apartment unit on the third floor.

45 and 51 Lovett Ave.
St. Thomas More Oratory
Parcel ID 1802600057
Parcel ID 1802600058
(PR#19-05-01)
Administrative subdivision to combine two existing lots into one lot.

42, 46, and 54
East Delaware Ave.
Municipal Parking Lot 1
Parcel ID 1802000068
Parcel ID 1802000070
(PR#19-02-02)
Administrative subdivision for the expansion of Municipal Parking Lot 1.

1089 Elkton Road
Newark Charter School
Parcel ID 1100400022
(PR#19-02-01)
Annexation and rezoning of 7.40 acres to connect the parcel to the existing Newark Charter School campus and have both properties in the same jurisdiction.




287 East Main St
Fulton Bank
Parcel ID 1802100068
(PR#19-01-01)
Comprehensive Development Plan amendment, rezoning, major subdivision, and special use permit to demolish the existing structure at the site, rezone it from BL to BB, and construct a three-story mixed-use building with 1st floor retail space, parking areas and a drive-through (for Fulton Bank), and 42 residential units on the 2nd and 3rd floors.  




34 and 38 Corbit St Parcel ID 1801300087 Parcel ID 1801300088
(PR#18-12-02)
Comprehensive Development Plan amendment and minor subdivision for the demolition of the existing structure at 38 Corbit Street and construction of a semi-detached dwelling for purposes of a student rental, and a parking lot encompassing the rear yards of 34 and 38 Corbit Street.


804-810 S College Ave
Parcel ID 1804400122
Parcel ID 1804400121
(PR#18-12-01)
Special use permit for a used car lot at 804/808 South College Avenue, with 810 South College Avenue to be used for overflow parking and storage.


20-22 Benny St
Maras Landing
Parcel ID 1802600125
Parcel ID 1802600126
(PR#18-11-01)
Comprehensive Development Plan amendment, rezoning, and major subdivision with site plan approval to demolish the existing structures on the site and construct 9 garden apartments consisting of variations in width and bedroom count.




132-138 East Main St
Parcel ID 1802000126
Parcel ID 1802000127
(PR#18-10-02)
Major subdivision for the demolition of the existing structures at the site and construction of a 4-story structure with retail on the ground level and 12 apartments on the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th floors on the front of the lot.  The rear of the lot is proposed to have parking on the first two floors with an 88-room hotel on the 3rd, 4th, and 5th floors, and a roof deck on top.

Plans submitted Dec. 20, 2019 propose a five-story mixed-use building with two commercial tenants, apartments, and associated parking.

Plans submitted December 2nd, 2021 propose a 5 story mixed use building with restaurant and office space on the first floor and apartments on the 2nd through 5th floors.

City Council February 8th, 2021

City Council April 25, 2022

92 & 96 East Main St
Green Mansion
Parcel ID 1802000033
Parcel ID 1802000034
(PR#18-10-01)
Major subdivision and special use permit to extinguish the interior common parcel lines to combine the parcels into one parcel, demolish the structure at 92 East Main Street, and preserve and rehabilitate the structure at 96 East Main Street to construct a mixed-use building including a 7-story, 147-room hotel and 19,500 square feet of office space with associated parking, amenities and accessory uses.


City Council March 8th, 2021

511 Valley Rd
Briarcreek Lot 21
Parcel ID 1801700079 (PR#18-09-01)
Minor subdivision with site plan approval to demolish the existing single-family structure on the site and construct a semi-detached structure replicating the architecture of the Briarcreek subdivision.

Planning Commission July 30, 2019


105-83 New London Rd 36-42 & 41 Wilson St
Campus Walk II
Parcel ID 1801300106
Parcel ID 1801300107
Parcel ID 1801300108 Parcel ID 1801300109 Parcel ID 1801300196 Parcel ID 1801300110 Parcel ID 1801300111 Parcel ID 1801300112 Parcel ID 1801300113  Parcel ID 1801900157  Parcel ID 1801900156
Parcel ID 1801300161 Parcel ID 1801300086 Parcel ID 1801300085 Parcel ID 1801300198 Parcel ID 1801900143
(PR#18-08-01)
Comprehensive Development Plan amendment and major subdivision with site plan approval to demolish the existing structures located at 83-105 New London Road and 41 Wilson Street, relocate the existing structure at 87 New London Road to 41 Wilson Street and repurpose it as a 4-person student rental, and construct 28 garden apartments on the parcels fronting on New London Road with vehicular access via the original Campus Walk accessway.  The parcels located at 36-42 Wilson Street are incorporated into the land use proposal for the purpose of relocating lot lines, and are not being redeveloped as part of the plan.

City Council January 28, 2019

321 Hillside Rd
Parcel ID 1801900222
(PR#18-06-04)
Comprehensive Development Plan amendment and major subdivision with site plan approval for the demolition of the existing buildings at the site, subdivision of the parcel into two lots, one of which will be maintained as open space, and construction of ten 4-story apartments with 189 apartment units.

Revised plans submitted June 14, 2019 propose one 3-story 9-unit apartment building, three 3-story 12-unit apartment buildings, and 46 3-story townhome-style apartments.

Planning Commission August 6, 2019


18 North St
White Clay Vista
Parcel ID 1801400025
(PR#18-06-03)
Minor subdivision for the demolition of the existing 1-story apartment building at the site and construction of four 3-story townhouse style apartments similar to the existing units at the rear of the property.

Planning Commission July 30, 2019



304 Research Blvd Parcel 1803900002 (PR#18-06-02)
Special use permit for a temporary telecommunications facility consisting of a single trailer with a boom that will be raised to hold three panel antennas and one dish antenna, surrounded by a fence.  This is a temporary measure until antennas are permanently collocated on the existing water tank at the site (PR#18-04-01).

Planning Commission July 3, 2018


253 South Main St
Parcel ID 1802500157
(PR#18-06-01)
Special use permit for a restaurant serving alcoholic beverages for consumption on the premises.


100,115,121 College Sq

Parcel ID 1802100196
Parcel ID 1802100199
Parcel ID 1802100172
(PR#18-05-04)
Comprehensive Development Plan amendment, major subdivision with site plan approval and special use permit for the redevelopment of College Square shopping center to include a mixed-use complex with retail and residential space.




62 North Chapel St Parcel ID 1801400215 (PR#18-05-03)
Rezoning and major subdivision with site plan approval for the demolition of the existing office building on the site and construction of a mixed-use building with 300 square feet of office space and 30 garage parking spaces on the first floor, and 18 two-bedroom apartments on the two floors above.

Planning Commission Dec. 4, 2018


209-225 Haines St
Parcel ID 1802600107
Parcel ID 1802600108
Parcel ID 1802600109
Parcel ID 1802600212
Parcel ID 1802600217
(PR#18-05-02)
Comprehensive Development Plan amendment, rezoning, and major subdivision with site plan approval for the demolition of the existing buildings on the site and construction of a high-rise apartment with 24 units (12 three-bedroom and 12 two-bedroom) with 22 garage parking spaces on the first floor.





417 Creek Bend Dr
Parcel ID 1800900030
(PR#18-05-01)
Special use permit for the replacement of an older deck with a covered deck/porch in the Special Flood Hazard Area (SFHA).

Planning Commission June 5, 2018


304 Research Blvd
Parcel ID 1803900002
(PR#18-04-01)
Special use permit for a telecommunications facility that proposes the collocation of antennas on the existing water tank at the site and an equipment compound at the base of the tank.

Planning Commission June 5, 2018


1364 Marrows Rd and 701 Ogletown Rd
Martin Honda
Parcel ID 1802100215
(PR#16-01-03)
Amendment to major subdivision plan to reconfigure the automobile/vehicle repair facility shown on the annexation, rezoning, major subdivision, and special use permit plan approved by City Council on December 12, 2016.  The plan proposes the elimination of one building and one two-story parking deck.


515 Capitol Trail
Charlotte’s Way
Parcel ID 1801000004
Parcel ID 1801000005
(PR#18-02-01)
Rezoning and major subdivision with site plan approval for the demolition of the existing single family home on the site and construction of ten townhomes.

Project has been withdrawn


3 Bridlebrook Lane Parcel ID 0900730033
5 Bridlebrook Lane Parcel ID 0900730034 (PR#18-01-01)
Annexation and rezoning to connect to City of Newark sanitary sewer utility.

Planning Commission April 3, 2018


924 Barksdale Rd
Parcel ID 1802400155
(PR#17-11-06)

The Vero at Newark (formerly Newark Senior Living)

Comprehensive Development Plan amendment, rezoning, and major subdivision to construct a 112-unit assisted living and memory care facility.  On March 9th, 2022 the applicant applied to change the subdivision name to "The Vero at Newark"


City Council April 25, 2022 (For Name change)



419 & 421 Paper Mill Rd
Parcel ID 0805200011
Parcel ID 0805200010
(PR#17-11-04)
Annexation and rezoning of two single family homes, in conjunction with the adjacent proposed subdivision of 0 Paper Mill Road, to tie into public water and sanitary sewer.

46 Welsh Tract Rd
Parcel ID 1100900033
Parcel ID 1100900059
(PR#17-11-03)
Annexation, rezoning, major subdivision with possible site plan approval to construct 22 townhomes.

67-69 New London Rd
Parcel ID 1801900262
(PR#17-11-02)
Minor subdivision for the demolition of the existing building and construction of two townhouses.

0 Paper Mill Rd,
Parcel ID 0805200012
(PR#17-11-01)
Annexation, rezoning, and major subdivision with site plan approval for the creation of 18 new lots for construction of single family homes.

Planning Commission Sept. 4, 2018


0/1365 Marrows Rd
College Square Section 1
Parcel ID 1802100203
Parcel ID 1802100204
(PR#17-09-03)
Minor subdivision of Section 1 of the College Square shopping center for 2,500 square feet of commercial space.

Planning Commission April 3, 2018


275 South Main St
Park N Shop
Parcel ID 1802500157
(PR#17-06-02)
Comprehensive Development Plan amendment, rezoning, major subdivision, special use permit, and parking waiver for the demolition of the vacant building on the north end of the site and construction of a 3-story mixed use building with retail space on the 1st floor and 12 apartment units on the 2nd and 3rd floors.

Planning Commission Feb. 6, 2018



36 Benny St
Parcel ID 1802600129
(PR#17-01-02)
Comprehensive Development Plan amendment, rezoning, and major subdivision with site plan approval for the demolition of the existing structures and construction of 7 townhouse style apartments.


SAC letter dated Mar. 20, 2017

 24 and 30 Benny St and
155 South Chapel St
Parcel ID 1802600127
Parcel ID 1802600128
Parcel ID 1802600143
(PR#16-08-01)
Comprehensive Development Plan amendment, rezoning, and major subdivision with site plan approval to demolish the existing structures and build 11 townhouse style apartments.






0 Independence Way
Village of Chestnut Hill
Parcel ID 1100900078
(PR#16-06-02)
Annexation, rezoning, and major subdivision for construction of a 45-unit townhouse community at the site.