Engineering Services

The City Engineering Department oversees and/or performs all phases of the design and construction of City projects including:

  • Consultant designed and administered projects using Federal, State, and Local funds.
  • Yearly street reconstruction projects using Local Option Sales Tax Funds.
  • Yearly asphalt overlay projects using Local Option Sales Tax Funds.
  • Storm sewer projects.
  • Sanitary sewer projects.
  • Sidewalk and bike trail repair programs.
  • Parking lot projects.
  • Bridge repair programs.
  • Bike trail projects.
  • Flood control system maintenance oversight.
  • Driveways, sidewalks and curb cut construction, grade setting and inspection, both new and replacement.
The department is also responsible for issuing the following:
  • Addresses for new homes/businesses.
  • Permits for sidewalks, driveways, and curb cuts (Permits are issued from 7:30 – 8:30 a.m. and also from 12:30 – 1:30 p.m., or by appointment).
  • Blasting permits.
  • Excavation permits for work being done on public right-of-way.
  • House moving permits.
  • Oversize/overweight load permits.
From this department, you can obtain:
  • Topographical maps of the City.
  • Aerial maps of the City.
  • Sewer locations.
  • Information regarding Sidewalk Repair Program assessments.
  • Maps of the City in various sizes (Nominal fees are charged for copies).