Construction Administration & Damage Prevention

Responsible for providing construction inspection & locate services in support of various Sussex County Departments and outside contacts such as consulting engineers, developers, utility contractors, plumbers, utility customers, and the general public including the following services:

  • Utility locating services for County-owned water and/or sewer systems
  • Construction inspection services for County-owned utilities as well as privately owned subdivisions
  • Inspection of individual water and sewer service connections
  • Assistance of emergency response and recovery operations during coastal storms events
  • Maintenance of GIS-based as-built utility records


Contact Information
Director Richard Jackson
Address Sussex County Administrative
Office Building, 3rd Floor
2 The Circle, P.O. Box 589
Georgetown, DE 19947
Phone (302) 855-7370
Fax (302) 854-5391