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Bunker

The mortar bunker battery, a.k.a. The Bunker, is the largest of the bunkers on the site and was part of the expanded Coastal Defense System during the run-up to WWI. The bunker later played a strategic role as part of the state's Civil Defense operations during the Cold War. The Bunker is presently undergoing remediation…
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Quartermaster Place

RENTALS AVAILABLE at QUARTERMASTER PLACE Imagine living in a place shaped by history dating back to the Civil War, with open spaces and the waterfront just steps from your front door. About the homes in Quartermaster Place This area of the fort is where non-commissioned officers lived and the location of the Quartermaster's office. These…
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Levee to keep water from Fort DuPont

[caption id="attachment_3551" align="alignleft" width="300"] Fort DuPont State Park (Photo: GARY EMEIGH/THE NEWS JOURNAL, GARY EMEIGH)[/caption] The grand vision to redevelop Fort DuPont, a historic military installation in Delaware City, will require a 7-foot-high levee to protect the low-lying property. Concerns about flooding have dogged the publicly subsidized project for years, and environmentalists say the development…
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State’s Fort DuPont Gamble

Xerxes Wilson , The News Journal Published 2:20 p.m. ET Feb. 24, 2017 | Updated 12:56 p.m. ET Feb. 27, 2017 Redevelopment plan contemplates a new marina, waterfront housing, beer bunker, office park and historic preservation — all wrapped in a levee Nearly 200 years ago, a new city was born on the banks of…
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Fort DuPont to be a major “River Cities” stop

[caption id="attachment_3226" align="alignleft" width="290"] Click image to view original article.[/caption] Like many of the residents here in New Castle, we fell in love with the town’s waterfront as much as the history. There’s something serene and magical about it. Ocean or shipping channel, lake or large retention basin, we all like to be around water. No one knows that better than Jeff Randal, Executive Director of the Fort DuPont…
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Fort DuPont To Be A Major “River Cities” Stop

[caption id="attachment_3235" align="alignleft" width="246"] Jeff Randal, Executive Director of the Fort DuPont Redevelopment and Preservation Corporation[/caption] Like many of the residents here in New Castle, we fell in love with the town’s waterfront as much as the history. There’s something serene and magical about it. Ocean or shipping channel, lake or large retention basin, we…
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Project combines waterfront development with historic preservation

[caption id="attachment_3191" align="alignleft" width="300"] Some existing buildings are being demolished at Fort Dupont to make way for new residential construction on the former military base.(JON HURDLE / DELAWARE PUBLIC MEDIA)[/caption] Fort Dupont project combines waterfront development with historic preservation. On the west side of Fort Dupont’s sprawling coastal campus, a yellow backhoe is taking bites…
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DIVE INTO THE MAGICAL WORLD OF CIRQUE ITALIA

[caption id="attachment_3178" align="alignleft" width="288"] Samples of the free kids coupons for Delaware City , De and Salisbury, MD[/caption] Chante’ DeMoustes, COO & Producer (c) 352-502-3162 cdemoustes.cirqueitalia@gmail.com Press Release  GET READY TO DIVE INTO THE MAGICAL WORLD OF CIRQUE ITALIA: THE FIRST EVER ITALIAN WATER CIRCUS...OUR BRAND NEW SHOW IS WAITING FOR YOU IN Delaware City,…
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