Proposed Plan of Remedial Action for the 517 Shipley Street Site (DE-1705)

Division of Waste and Hazardous Substances

Published: May 12, 2021
Comments Due: June 1, 2021

The Department invites public comment on a proposal to clean-up 517 Shipley Street Site located in Wilmington. The Site has been developed since the 1880s as commercial printing, two former dry cleaners, electrical equipment storage and paint shop. The Site requires a vapor barrier on the elevator pit, Long-Term Stewardship Plan, a Contaminated Material Management Plan and restricting groundwater use.

Details of the Proposed Plan are online at:

The comment period ends on June 1, 2021. For additional information, please contact Rick Galloway, Project Manager at (302) 395-2600 or via email at