Lewes


BPW


Electric, Water, and Sewer Utility

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

SCAM ALERT – July 23, 2019

There have been threatening calls reported that Delmarva Power has been calling customers stating that they have an overdue balance and that their service will be shut off within minutes if large sums of monies are not provided.  Please … take the time to familiarize yourself with the electric utility account information from the Lewes Board of Public Works.  We will never demand or threaten our customers to pay utilizing a MoneyPak card, iTunes gift cards or any other prepaid card products; nor request your bank account or credit card information over the phone.  We do not do any collections or disconnections after business hours or on Saturday and Sunday.  It is important that you ask the caller to provide a return phone number so that you can go and check your records … do not keep them on the phone waiting … hang up … and then call the Lewes Board of Public Works at 302-645-6228 to confirm.