Engineering

The Engineering Division manages an annual capital budget of approximately $30 million across an average portfolio of 70 active projects to expand, repair and improve the City’s infrastructure. The duties of the Engineering Division include:
  • Forecasting, planning, and managing transportation, storm water, water, and sanitary capital infrastructure projects in the City
  • Establishing and enforcing City infrastructure codes, standards, and specifications
  • Working with private developers to ensure subdivisions and developments are well-planned and meet City Requirements
  • Reviewing plans, issuing permits, and performing inspections for the construction of public infrastructure and utilities, or work affecting these, as part of private activities
  • Overseeing the planning and use of public right-of-ways and easements
  • Providing engineering support to the operational divisions of Public Works and other Departments
The Engineering Division is divided into two groups upon the project life-cycle. These groups are:
  • The Design Group, which oversees the planning, design, and permitting phase of public or private projects and activities
  • The Construction Group, which inspects and oversees the implementation and construction of public or private projects and activities.