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Scam Utility Calls

In the March 19, 2019 edition of the Cape Gazette, was an article regarding Scam Utility Calls.  The Consumer Protection Unit is warning Delawareans about threatening calls from Delmarva Power stating that you may have an overdue balance and your services will be shut off […]

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…

Household Hazardous Waste And Drug Take Back Day

2019 April Household and Drugs Household Hazardous Waste Accepted Items

April 2019 Updates



We have received the results of testing the water at the Cape Henlopen Schools, Beebe Hospital, Harbor Health Care and Children’s Beach House.   ALL RESULTS HAVE COME BACK AS “BELOW” THE EPA AND DELAWARE STATE OFFICE OF DRINKING WATER ACTION LEVEL FOR LEAD – […]

Update – Lead Public Education Notice

LABS FOR LEAD / COPPER TESTING We received information that we would like to share with you from the Office of Drinking Water-Division of Public Health.  There are three labs that will assist you with testing of Lead and Copper.  Please note … The State […]

SCAM Alert

The Lewes BPW was just made aware of a recent SCAM advising customers to purchase gift cards to make payment on account or they would face disconnection.  The Lewes BPW does not and will not accept gift cards as form of payment.  We also will […]

Savannah Place, Donovans MHP and Swaanendael Acres

Map Savannah Place, Donovans MHP and Swaanendael Acres Presentation June 8, 2017 Minutes-June 8, 2017 Meeting  

2019 Electric Outages


Savannah Place

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Renting Your Property?

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