Notification of Public Comment for a Voluntary Cleanup Agreement for the Dover Power Plant, Mckee Run Plant Site, In Dover (DE-0269)

Division of Waste and Hazardous Substances

Published: March 23, 2022
Comments Due: April 12, 2022

Pursuant to the Hazardous Substance Cleanup Act (HSCA), 7 Del. C. Chapter 91, §9126, the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) is required to issue a public notice within twenty days after entering into negotiations for Voluntary Cleanup Agreement (VCP). A VCP is an agreement between DNREC and a responsible party with respect to a site that sets forth a scope of work and schedule of remedial activities during the development of the Site.

As required by § 9107 (a)(1), DNREC advises that it has negotiated a Voluntary Cleanup Program (VCP) Agreement with the City of Dover regarding the Dover Power Plant, McKee Run Plant, Site (DE-0269) located at 880 Buttner Place, Dover, DE. The Site is identified as portions of Kent County tax parcel number 2-05-06711-01-0100.0001. The Site requires remedial action due to historic activities on site. For Site-specific information, please see DNREC’s Environmental Navigator at

The public comment period begins on Wednesday, March 23, 2022 and will end at the close of business on Tuesday, April 12, 2022. Please submit written comments to the DNREC-RS Project Manager, Rick Galloway at; or DNREC-RS, 391 Lukens Drive, New Castle, DE 19720. A copy of the VCP is available by accessing the DNREC-RS’ site files on the Delaware Environmental Navigator at