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Sophia Schmidt, Delaware Public Media

This story was originally published Sept. 14, 2018.

 

New Castle County has finished surveying residents of two communities along Route 9 about environmental conditions in their neighborhoods— and whether they might ultimately want to relocate, if given the opportunity.


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A new report says seven New Castle County communities have a higher risk of developing cancers and respiratory illnesses due to environmental pollution around them.
 


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Some environmentalists say they hope for plenty of opportunities to weigh in on regulations for new permits in Delaware’s Coastal Zone.

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Delaware industrial facilities released fewer toxic chemicals into land and air in 2014, but put more into waterways through on-site treatment.