Public Works - Town of Middletown, Delaware

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Address:               431 Haveg Road
                              Middletown, DE  19709


Phone:                  (302) 378-2211
Fax:                       (302) 378-5719

Business Hours7 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. 

Director of Public Works

Wayne Kersey

(302) 378-2211

Public Works Superintendent

Clarence Swift


(302) 449-2147


Supervises the water and wastewater departments which include the water plant on Lake Street and the wastewater treatment facility on Industrial Drive. Maintains sewer mains and lift stations throughout town. Works to help residents solve water and sewer concerns.

Electric Department


Foreman - Shawn Lane

(302) 378-5143


Responsible for all new commercial and residential electric hookups, maintaining existing lines, and ensuring uninterrupted service to the community.

Maintenance Department

Foreman - Ron Reed


(302) 378-1393


Makes sure all town-owned buildings, facilities and vehicles are kept in working order and works with other departments as needed to make repairs and upgrades.


Municipal Services Department

Foreman - Ryan Chambers


(302) 378-5140

For tall grass complaints, contact the permits / code enforcement office at 302-378-1171. Municipal Services Department maintains all Town-owned open spaces and parks in town limits as well as town trails, ponds, sports facilities and other community facilities.  They also work to maintain the Town's streets, storm drains, yard waste collection and more.

Meter Department

Foreman - Chris Pierce


(302) 378-5677

Reads and maintains all electric meters located throughout town.  Investigates complaints from citizens and works closely with the billing department to resolve issues.