The Engineering Division plans, designs, constructs and assists with the operation and maintenance of the City’s infrastructure systems consisting of transportation, sanitary sewer, water and storm sewer.
Engineering works with the Street Maintenance and Utilities divisions to build and maintain streets, water and sewage systems, so that community standards for aesthetics and performance are met. Engineers also plan for future road construction and usage, and determine the proper size of storm sewers, sanitary sewers and water lines to accommodate growth.
Engineering is responsible for all City infrastructure construction projects. The construction process includes managing private development projects, preparing feasibility studies, conducting informational meetings with affected property owners and special assessment determination. The division also reviews construction plans and specifications, and inspects street and utility construction.