The mission of the Engineering Division of the Public Works Department is to provide the Town’s property owners with the information needed to ensure that any construction projects meet all applicable codes, oversee all capital projects in town and pursue any pertinent grant opportunities.
Engineering staff reviews all development plans and engineering permit applications for compliance, and then inspects the work in the field to ensure that the projects are constructed in accordance with the approved plans. Engineering staff also reviews all encroachment permits.
Transportation - Oversees the design and implements traffic control devices on major streets and in neighborhoods. Manages the preparation of transportation impact studies associated with private development projects.
Engineering staff is also charged with monitoring stormwater compliance and reporting to the state authorities.