The Engineering Department’s responsibilities encompass a wide range of projects involving the design, permitting, construction review and inspection of sewers, drainage systems, culverts, roads, bridges and dams. In addition, they include the design and field engineering for various Municipal Public Works projects, the monitoring and repairing of the Town’s sewer collection system, and the assessing and improving the Town’s drainage system. The Department also coordinates with consultants, bids and awards contracts in its efforts to successfully complete many projects efficiently and cost effectively.
The Department has its own Total Station survey equipment and utilizes the Town’s field GIS equipment for obtaining existing infrastructure data. The Department utilizes this field data along with AutoCad, GIS and various engineering design software for developing drawings for Town projects.
The Engineering Department is available to answer questions on drainage, sewer and other land development issues, in addition to performing technical reviews for site plans and subdivision plans in support of other Town Departments.