The Capital Projects division of Engineering administers and implements the City’s Capital Improvement Program and is responsible for the design, construction and management of capital projects in the City’s right-of-way, parks, and other City infrastructure. This division provides extensive civil engineering services in support of this core program, including securing specialized funding, public outreach, environmental review, permitting, construction/project management, and right-of-way and private development inspections. The division is also responsible for coordinating the public service provisions of the American with Disabilities Act (ADA).
Capital Projects Administration is an integral part of the Engineering process and remains a critical member of problem solving teams to improve the service to our customers both internally and externally. Staff is actively involved in every step of the Engineering process and help by planning, developing and coordinating the functions of the Engineering Division. Administration acts as a liaison with the City Manager’s Office and is responsible for creation and distribution of Council and Committee agenda reports.
Staff also monitor federal and state legislation. In addition, they are responsible for a variety of special projects and events assigned by the Director. Fiscal responsibilities include capital improvement program generation, Nexus study preparation, contract preparation, operating and capital budget preparation, monitoring expenditures, authorizations for payment, progress and contract payments, as well as contract change orders.