Emergency Information

Emergencies: Dial 911

Delaware State Police: Troop 9

414 Main Street
Odessa, DE 19730
Phone: (302) 378-5218
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Townsend Fire Co., Inc.

107 Main Street
Townsend, DE 19734
Phone: (302) 378-8111
Website

DEMA:

(302)659-DEMA (3362)
(877)SAY-DEMA (877-729-3362) – Delaware only
Fax (302) 659-6855
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Hunter/Trapper Registration System:

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County & City Agency Numbers:

New Castle County Office of Emergency Management:
(302) 395-2700 • Fax (302) 395-2705

City of Wilmington Emergency Management Office:
(302) 576-3914 • Fax (302) 571-5491

Kent County Department of Public Safety, Emergency Management Division:
(302) 735-3465 • Fax (302) 735-3473

Sussex County Emergency Operations Center:
(302) 855-7801 • Fax (302) 855-7800

Call Before You Dig!

If you are planning to dig, grade, excavate or any other earth-disturbing work,
play it safe for safety’s sake and call Miss Utility at least 48 hours in advance.

Phone: (800) 282-8555
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Utilities

Artesian Water:

General Inquiries: (302) 453-6900, (302) 453-6930, or (800) 332-5114
Emergencies: (302) 453-6922 or (800) 332-5114
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Chesapeake Utilities:

General Inquiries: (302) 734-6700 or (800) 427-2883
Emergencies: (302) 453-6730 or (800) 427-0015
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Delmarva Power:

General Inquiries: (302) 454-0300 or (800) 375-7117
Electrical Outages & Emergencies: (800) 898-8042
Natural Gas Emergencies: (302) 454-0317
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Report a Street Light Outage

New Castle County Special Services Department (Sewer):

General Inquiries & Emergencies: (302) 395-5700
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State of Delaware Transportation Management Center (DelDOT):

Roadway Emergencies: (302) 659-4600
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