The Town’s Engineering and Operations Department is to provide proficient, effective, and economical services to the citizens of the Town and in compliance with all applicable laws and municipal regulations.
The Engineering and Operations Department provides technical support to residents, contractors, consultants, and other Town departments, boards and agencies regarding the installation and development of roads, sewers, drains, and buildings. Some of the typical responsibilities of the Engineering Department involve the design, permitting, review and inspection of sewers, drainage systems, culverts, roads and bridges. In addition, they include the design and field engineering for various Municipal Public Works projects, the administration of the Town’s sewer collection system, and assessing 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 is also responsible for the development and administration of the Geographic Information System (G.I.S.) and associated data/sharing network and provision of comprehensive G.I.S. training and services.