The Engineering Department is responsible for the following: surveys, collection and preparation of engineering data, necessary tests or studies, project designs, cost estimates, plans and specifications, assistance with purchase of supplies and materials and active supervision of construction, assistance with preparation of bids and awarding contracts, inpsections during construction and certification after work has been properly completed.
Also recommend, through conferences with the City Manager, the employment of consulting engineers for the design and active supervision of construction projects requiring the special knowledge and skills of a consultant. When a consulting engineer is employed for a particular project, it is the responsibility of the City Engineer to advise and assist the City Manager and City Council in reaching a firm agreement with the consultant for the work to be performed by the consultant. The City Engineer may assist the consultant by furnishing data or other information to the extent that may be agreed upon at the time the contract for the consulting engineering work is signed.
Also assists other departments in planning, coordinating and executing a maintenance program for all public facilities. The Engineer is responsible for providing technical assistance to various department concerning materials and equipment needed and the proper procedure and techniques employed to carry out an effective maintenance program for all municipal facilities. Also responsible for the preparation of all municipal maps and for the safekeeping of all engineering project plans, specifications and files.
Bev O'Dell - Director of Engineering
(336) 623-7789 ext. 3010
Email: Bev O'Dell
Tammy Amos - Projects Manager/Supervisor
(336) 623-7789 ext. 3012
Email: Tammy Amos
Kevin London - Engineering Technician
(336) 623-7789 ext. 3011
Email: Kevin London