Engineering

Responsibilities
The Engineering Department is responsible for the orderly development and safe placement of infrastructure within the Town's right of way.

The engineering staff is also responsible for maintenance and repair of the sanitary sewer system within the Town. The Town Engineer reviews and approves the grading and drainage plans for all new homes and remodeling, to ensure historical flows are maintained and storm water retention is provided.

Engineering also reviews and approves all right of way permits and plans for all special use permits, as well as new subdivision permits. The Department determines and prepares the annual capital improvement projects budget. The Engineering staff also oversees the Town's Underground Utility Program.

Public Utility Companies
Engineering works closely with public utility companies serving the Town, including the four water companies:
  • Arizona Public Service
  • Southwest Gas
  • Qwest
  • Cox Cable