Engineering

Responsibilities

The City of Wadsworth Engineering Department is responsible for providing many services throughout the city.  Engineering staff responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Acting as liaisons with consultants, contractors, engineers, developers, and utility companies for public and private projects
  • Assisting individuals with tax and topographic maps, storm sewer, sanitary sewer, and water main locations
  • Completing project design and management from preliminary planning to escrow closeout
  • Construction inspection
  • Designing  and contracting the construction for total replacements of existing  storm sewer systems as well as defining the areas where new systems are  needed to convey the storm water
  • Drafting
  • Engineering and engineering reviews
  • Establishing subdivision and site plan requirements for all development within the City
  • Inspection of the installation of improvements to ensure conformity with approved plans and specifications
  • Preparation of applications and administration of grant programs
  • Providing city engineering services to other city departments
  • Public assistance
  • Research and administration
  • Reviewing and comment on traffic studies
  • Surveying
  • Updating and maintenance of the capital asset infrastructure inventory