Lewes


BPW


Electric, Water, and Sewer Utility

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

Update: Power Has Been Restored

Power has been restored and we thank you for your patience.


About Lewes BPW

On 15 March 1901, an Act of the Delaware General Assembly established the (Town of) Lewes Board of Public Works. This political subdivision, often referred to as Lewes’ “second government,” was “to establish, control, and regulate an electric light plant, water works, and sewage system to the town.” Actually the Board is a limited purpose governing body established…


January 2020 Updates

January 2020 Updates


Press Release: Lewes BPW Launches Investigation …

PRESS RELEASE


Lewes WWTP update

DNREC Press release UPDATE https://news.delaware.gov/2020/01/02/dnrec-monitoring-another-lewes-wwtp-malfunction-and-discharge-of-partially-treated-effluent-into-lewes-rehoboth-canal/   WRDE interview with Lewes BPW President D. Preston Lee, P.E. https://www.wrde.com/story/41492756/water-authorities-working-to-resolve-lewes-wastewater-treatment-plant-malfunction    


Notice … Valve Maintenance

To continue to maintain our water infrastructure, the Lewes BPW will be conducting “Valve” maintenance throughout the city.  You may experience low water pressure and/or discolored water.  Should you experience discolored water, please … let the cold water run.  If it does not clear after […]


Discussion on Rates

Rates Article 2019


Lewes BPW Strategic Plan

Strategic Plan


2019 Electric Outages

Outages


Savannah Place

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Renting Your Property?

ELECTRIC INFORMATION GENERAL APPLICATION FOR ELECTRIC SERVICE IS REQUIRED TO COMPLETED BY THE TENANT PLEASE KNOW THE FOLLOWING: IF YOUR TENANT DOES NOT COME IN TO THE ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE TO SET UP AN ACCOUNT, WE WILL NOT PUT THE ACCOUNT IN THEIR NAME. THE ACCOUNT WILL […]