[HISTORY: Adopted by the County Council of Sussex County 4-25-1972 as Ord. No. 9. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Whenever lands or any interest in lands is required by the County Council for the establishment, enlargement or improvement of any public facility or purpose to be created, maintained or administered by the county and the County Council shall for any cause be unable to contract with the owner or owners thereof upon what they deem to be a fair valuation thereof, the County Council may, in the exercise of the power of eminent domain, institute condemnation proceedings.
The provisions of Chapter 61 of Title 10 of the Delaware Code shall govern the procedure for all condemnation.