The Engineering Department coordinates design and construction of public and private improvements including roads, bridges, buildings, paths, and utilities. The department is also responsible for SPLOST implementation, transportation planning, traffic management, stormwater management, the Storm Water Utility. The department also provides current flood insurance, floodplain and flood map information to the public. The department is located in the lower level of City Hall.
The department is responsible for traffic management within the City; however, all activities associated with State Highway 74 and State Highway 54 to include construction, operations and maintenance, and traffic signals are the responsibility of the Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT).
The city currently has a rating of 8, entitling residents to up to 10% discount on flood insurance. For additional information on flooding or flood insurance, contact the department via telephone or reference the flood insurance information page from the menu to the left.