Engineering

The Engineering Division is primarily responsible for the following:
  • Interacting with the public to serve a wide array of needs, concerns, information dissemination, and communication;
  • Working with the construction industry to provide appropriate permits, project inspections, and information and knowledge needs;
  • Record-keeping;
  • Mapping (a vital part of the record-keeping mission);
  • Traffic improvements for vehicles and pedestrians;
  • Street addressing;
  • Federal, State, and local code compliance;
  • Working with franchise utility companies;
  • Design and/or monitoring of public and certain private construction activities; and
  • Improving the quality, efficiency, and timeliness of meeting public needs.
Engineering staff interacts closely with other City Divisions and Departments to supply a range of products and services including mapping, drafting, engineering, and surveying services.