Functions: The Engineering Division is primarily oriented toward a design and construction function. The majority of the city's public improvement contracts are coordinated through this office. Typical projects include:

  • Asphalt overlays
  • Demolitions
  • Flood protection
  • Levee improvements
  • Parking lots
  • Sidewalks
  • Storm and sanitary sewers
  • Street paving

Consulting Opportunities

The Engineering Division also serves in a consulting capacity to other departments on special construction projects. The division prepares cost estimates, preliminary plans and specifications, and special reports as required by the City Council and city administrator.

For more information, please review the Engineering Guidelines (PDF).