Administration & Engineering

Objective

The objective of the Administration and Engineering section of the Public Works Department is to provide general administrative and engineering oversight for all divisions within the Public Works Department, including:

  • Fleet Maintenance
  • Streets
  • Solid waste
  • Water
  •  Wastewater

Public Works Administration and Engineering also provides contract administration and oversight for the City's solid waste franchise hauler and wastewater (sewer) services including the Water Recycling Facility's Operations and Maintenance contract and collection system contract.  

The division also administers:

  • Capital Improvement Projects
  • Pavement Management Program
  • Land Development

Engineering

The city’s primary engineering resource for technical knowledge and experience.

Standard Plans

Most commonly used City Standard Plans:

Capital Improvement Program

The Engineering Division is responsible for the management and implementation of Capital Improvement Projects to maintain and upgrade the public infrastructures and facilities.  Capital Improvement Projects include:

Streets

  • Road Improvements
  • Traffic Signal and Systems
  • Pedestrian and Bicycle Facilities
  • Street Lights

Wastewater

  • Sanitary Sewer Collection System
  • Water Recycling Facility

Stormwater

  • Storm Drainage System
  • Flood Control
  • Stormwater Quality

Land Development

The Public Works Department reviews and approves private development projects throughout the City that impact City rights of way and public infrastructure, in support of the Community and Economic Development Department

Operations & Maintenance

Provide overall direction, scheduling and oversight of Public Works Department activities and promote efficient, safe, and productive personnel and operations. Public Works also provides professional engineering support to other City departments, outside boards and commissions and the City Council on related technical matters.