Duties & Responsibilities

The Engineering Division provides engineering, construction, and technical services to city departments and citizens in order to enhance the overall infrastructure and development of the city.

The services that are provided can be broken down into the following categories:

Inspection of Infrastructure

Inspection is performed on any infrastructure within right-of-way that will be maintained by the city:

  • Roadway and bridge construction
  • Utility construction
  • Subdivision development
  • Annual bridge inspection
  • Storm water and erosion control

Permitting

Plan Development / Review

  • Proposed subdivisions
  • Commercial site plan
  • Rezone and replat property
  • Utility installation
  • City-sponsored projects

Surveying & Mapping

Surveying and mapping services are provided primarily to other departments, but the public may obtain maps for a fee.

  • Topographic surveys, boundary surveys and construction layout
  • Sewer and water maps
  • City limits, planning jurisdiction, and police jurisdiction maps

Stormwater Management

Planning Commission

The Engineering Division also assists the City Planning Commission. All petitions and paperwork are distributed through the recording secretary.