The Engineering Division works under the Department of Public Works providing support to various City departments including Planning and Development, Water, Wastewater and Development Services. The Division provides construction management and administration services for many of the City public construction projects such as the reconstruction of City streets and sidewalks. The Division also reviews plans for residential and commercial developments, verifying they are designing their projects to adhere to the most recent laws that pertain to Stormwater management. This is a small portion of the responsibilities of the Engineering Division.
Our engineers strive to hold the highest safety, health, and welfare of the public in the performance of our professional duties. We aim to treat the residents and other City Departments with the utmost respect and abide by the Engineers Code of Ethics.
Duties and Responsibilities
The Engineering Division provides analytical analyses and design, develops plans and specifications, and estimates management, coordination, and construction support for the Department of Public Works. This includes the utilities, water, and sewer, as well as stormwater, drainage, and roadway design.
This division is also providing construction management and oversight for the Hamilton Canal project. Before this project can provide economic and residential benefits, the infrastructure must be installed. Staff from this office are on site to ensure the streets and utilities are installed to city standards.