DEMEC Member Visit – Lewes BPW

In June DEMEC began our series of Member Visits, starting in the , where Austin Calaman, General Manager of the Lewes Board of Public Works started the day with an educational presentation on the BPW’s structure, unique characteristics, and future goals. This popular beach destination was and is the site of the first European settlement in Delaware, earning it the title of ” “. Lewes is the home of the last lightvessel constructed for the US Lighthouse Service before it became part of the US Coast Guard and the only 2MW wind turbine in Delaware.