CIP Project Engineering
The CIP project engineering program oversees design and construction of all construction
projects in the Citys capital improvement plan (CIP). These projects include
improvements to buildings, parks, and streets as well as water, wastewater, and flood
control systems. The program also provides inspection services for public infrastructure
improvements constructed by the private sector in addition to those by the City. The
program goal is cost-effective CIP projects and public infrastructure improvements which
meet established engineering standards and specifications. This program has four major
- CIP project design.
Acquiring right of way; designing projects; preparing plans and specifications.
- CIP project construction
management. Advertising for bids on construction contracts; qualifying
contractors and awarding contracts; inspecting construction work for conformance to
specifications; preparing estimates for progress payments.
- Private development inspection.
Inspecting construction work by the private sector on public facilities that will be
dedicated to the City for conformance with City Standards.
Preparing and maintaining record maps of City streets and infrastructure; preparing record
drawings of CIP project construction; preparing legal descriptions for property
transactions; preparing exhibits and maps for meeting presentations.