Engineering Department

The Engineering Department oversees sanitary sewer, storm sewer, parking lots, sidewalks, water mains, small buildings, and street projects. This department inspects all work before a project is deemed completed.

Right-Of-Way Work Permits Required:

  • The Engineering Department reviews site plans, and inspects and records all construction completed within the City's right-of-way. These projects include, but are not limited to, water or sewer line replacement, driveway approaches, storm sewer projects, sidewalk construction, and tree planting.

Water Permit:

  • Required for installation or replacement of a water service, or water main.

Records available to residents include:

  • Utility locations
  • Construction plans are available for the streets, storm sewers, water mains, sidewalks, and sanitary sewers throughout the City. Detailed plans are not always available due to age.
  • Plat maps showing property boundaries and aerial topographic maps.
  • A geographic information system (GIS) is available for residents to obtain additional information.
  • For information on availability and cost of paper or electronic copies, review the City's Enhanced Access Policy located here.
The permit fees worksheet (not the permit) is available for download here. Please fill out the worksheet and return it to the Public Works office via email at

For a list of Forms and Permits click here.

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