Electric, Water, and Sewer Utility

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Lewes BPW’s Household Hazardous Waste and Electronics Collection Day and The City of Lewes Police Department National Drug Take Back Day   DATE:  Saturday, October 24, 2020 TIME: 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. LOCATION: 227 Schley Avenue (Old Power Plant)   Please join the Lewes […]

Office News

Considering recent events surrounding the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak, the Lewes BPW is taking walk in customers by appointment only.  Although public access to the Lewes BPW administration offices are limited, we continue to offer our services via email, phone, or video/teleconferencing. Most all BPW business […]

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…

Press release 9/24/20

 Inframark, the new operator for the Lewes Board of Public Works wastewater treatment plant. The mission of the Lewes Board of Public Works is to provide wastewater treatment that is environmentally safe for our customers and the community.  We installed microfiltration technology that removes particles […]

Efficiency Smart Promotions

  The Lewes BPW, in partnership with the Delaware Municipal Electric Corporation (DEMEC), offers Efficiency Smart to help its residents and businesses reduce their energy use and save money. From advice on products or projects to rebates and discounts on energy improvements, Efficiency Smart can […]

Hurricane Season 2020

Hurricane Season is from June 1 to November 30.  BE PREPARED 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 […]

Pilottown Road Project

Update October 9, 2020 Community Meeting 10-22-20

How to read you new Lewes BPW bill

Click below on how to read your new Lewes BPW bill.  This insert was included in customers bills that receive them by mail. How to Read your bill

Scam Alert

The Lewes BPW has received reports from our customers that they are being contacted by unknown agencies claiming they are a utility company asking for payment or their utilities will be shut off. WE ARE NOT CHARGING ANY LATE FEE’S AND WE ARE NOT DISCONNECTING […]

Lewes BPW Payment Portal

The Lewes Board of Public Works now has a new Payment Portal.  For instructions on logging into the new Payment Portal click the link below. Lewes BPW How To Web Register Customers can follow the Link below to make payments and manage their account. Lewes […]

Disinfecting Wipes

Please read the attached article about disinfecting wipes that may be flushed down toilets and causing major pipe problem. https://www.cnn.com/2020/03/20/us/wipes-flush-toilet-pipes-wellness-trnd/index.html