Final Plan of Remedial Action for 2603 Kirkwood Highway Site (DE-1727)

Division of Waste and Hazardous Substances

Published: Aug. 22, 2021

The Department has adopted a plan regarding the clean-up of the 2603 Kirkwood Highway Site located in Newark. The Site has historically operated as a gas station. The Site requires a restriction on use of groundwater at the Site and the development and implementation of a Contaminated Materials Management Plan.

DNREC issued a public notice of the Proposed Plan for the 2603 Kirkwood Highway Site on July 14, 2021. There were no comments or questions from the public regarding the Proposed Plan. Details of the Final Plan are available online at:

For additional information, please contact Caleb Melvin, Project Manager at (302) 395-2600 or via email at