Engineering Division

The Engineering Division provides the following engineering related functions:

Design and Construction Management 

This section is responsible for the design of most of the City's major infrastructure improvements including streets, sewers, storm drains, and buildings. Once contracts are awarded, this section manages and inspects active construction projects, verifying that projects are built to the required specifications.

Development Services

This section provides engineering services for public and private improvements, issuing permits for grading and encroachments, checking plans, and assuring conformance with requirements for public improvements including streets, alleys, sidewalks, curbs and gutters, sewers and storm drains. To inquire about property ownership information and tract maps, please contact the Engineering Division.

Environmental and Water Quality

This section provides enforcement of current water quality regulations. Review and site inspection of water quality, storm water runoff.

Real Property

The section is responsible for the processing of all property transactions including easements, rights-of-way and condemnations. The Real Property Section also disposes of excess property. To inquire about the easement and rights-of-way dedication processes, and other matters relating to property transactions, contact the Engineering Division and ask for the Real Property Agent.

Geographic Information Systems


This section maintains infrastructure databases and public works records. This information is available to builders, contractors, developers and the general public.

Engineering Standards

View details and documents regarding City engineering standards.

Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program

Information on applications for Disadvantaged Business Enterprise certification are available here.

Capital Improvement Projects

See an interactive map of capital improvement projects