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Courtesy of Walan Speciality Construction Products

Residents of Southbridge will press for more answers about a proposed slag grinding facility at a community meeting Saturday.


Courtesy of Walan Speciality Construction Products

Residents won a small victory in their ongoing opposition to a slag processing facility hoping to set up shop in Wilmington’s Southbridge neighborhood.

 


Sophia Schmidt, Delaware Public Media

Eden Park and Hamilton Park have been advocating for solutions to the environmental issues in their neighborhoods for years. Newly released results of a community survey show residents' perceptions of these issues—and thoughts on relocation.


Sophia Schmidt, Delaware Public Media

State officials with the Department of Natural Resources and Environment Control know there are elevated dust levels in Eden Park, but don’t know where exactly the dust is coming from.

 

Last month they installed new equipment that may help them figure that out— by looking at specific components of the dust and tracking those in real time with wind direction.

 

 


 

Courtesy of the City of Wilmington

Wilmington Mayor Mike Purzycki says the renovations to Baynard Stadium and Eden Park are moving forward.


Sophia Schmidt, Delaware Public Media

On a warm Wednesday night this week, roughly twenty kids played flag football on the field at Eden Park.