DNREC-Site Investigation and Restoration Section (DNREC-SIRS)
PROPOSED PLAN OF REMEDIAL ACTION FOR THE BURTON ISLAND ASH DISPOSAL SITE, OPERABLE UNIT 2 (DE-1399)
The Department invites public comment on a proposal to clean up the Burton Island Ash Disposal Site, Operable Unit 2 (OU2), located at 29416 Power Plant Road in Dagsboro. The 93.6-acre Site consists of a formerly used coal ash dump in a former wetland-intertidal area on the premises of Indian River Generating Station (IRGS).
Details of the Proposed Plan are available at the Millsboro Public Library, at the office of DNREC-SIRS (391 Lukens Drive, New Castle, DE, 19720), or online at http://www.dnrec.delaware.gov/whs/awm/SIRB/Pages/SIRBPlans.aspx.
The comment period ends on February 8, 2013. A Public Hearing will be held on this matter on Thursday, February 7, 2013, at 6:00 pm at Indian River Civic Center, located at 214 Irons Avenue in Millsboro. For additional information, please contact Gregory DeCowsky, Project Manager, or Robert Newsome, Public Information Officer, at (302)395-2600.