Electric, Water, and Sewer Utility

  Have a Utility Emergency? Call our Emergency 24 Hour Hotline - (302) 645-6228

Hurricane Season


June 1, 2019 to November 30, 2019

Power outages and flooding may occur at any time. To report your Electric, Water or Sewer emergency, please call us at 302-645-6228.

To maintain the safety of our BPW employees; we are not permitted to use the bucket truck when winds are above 30 mph.

Help us to help you … keep watch over your storm drains and remove necessary debris.

Please take the necessary precautions such as:

Remove furniture from property that may be hazardous

Be sure to have on hand Battery Operated Flash Lights

Candles, Matches and Blankets

Bottled Water and Non-Perishable Foods

Keep your cell phone charged

If you are not signed up on our Code Red Alert Notification System … visit our website at www.lewesbpw.delaware.gov and go to Information and select Emergency Email to register.