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Dutch Burton Historical Marker

Wilmington Civil Rights Activist William H. “Dutch” Burton is Remembered with a State Historical Marker and a Street Naming to Commemorate His Role in the Landmark Court Decision Burton v. Wilmington Parking Authority

 October 22, 2018    

The City of Wilmington, State of Delaware, The Buccini/Pollin Group, Inc. and the Wilmington Parking Authority joined with family and community members on Friday, October 18th to formally recognize and honor the late Wilmington City Council Member and civil rights activist William H. “Dutch” Burton at the site where Mr. Burton became part of local and national history. Burton Place, a new street located within the Residences at Mid-Town Park residential complex on West 9th...

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