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Drawing Files

  • Maintains all subdivision drawing files, including plats and as-builts
  • Provides copies of drawings (fee)

Planning

  • Updates Geographic Information System information as it relates to new subdivisions, roads, sewer, water
  • Provides input to Planning Commission relating to new subdivisions and site plans
  • Initiates all action to acquire utility easements and maintains record easement files

Sanitary Sewer

  • Design Coordination
  • Maintenance
  • Treatment/Lagoons
  • New sewer service connections (fees)

Storm Drainage

  • Coordinates all storm drainage design with drainage basins/detention ponds
  • Investigates individual drainage problems

Subdivisions

  • Construction design review of incorporating road, sewer, water, grading and drainage
  • Bond estimates
  • Inspection of roads, sewer, water, grading, drainage
  • Easements, including maintaining all files

Traffic/Roads

  • Design coordination
  • Develops annual paving plan
  • Performs traffic studies/counts
  • Investigates all traffic signal and traffic sign inquiries

Water

  • Designs all new water systems
  • Operation and maintenance of water treatment facilities and programs (see the Water Quality Report)
  • New taps into the water system (fee)

Capital Improvement Project Management

As part of the above responsibilities, the department manages or monitors numerous capital improvement projects.