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.