Engineering reviews technical design plans, prepares specifications and contracts, inspects utilities, subdivisions, and municipal construction projects; and plans and coordinates various complex municipal improvement projects.
For assistance with any of the following please contact the Engineering Department.
Issues excavation permits to utilities, developers, and residents to excavate in Town Right-Of-Way property.
Inspects backfill and paving to ensure proper construction.
Maintains inventory of stormwater systems.
Maintains inventory of Town owned bridges.
Inspects stormwater catchment system.
Tasked by Wetlands Board to review plans and inspect projects to ensure wetlands are properly protected.
Willimantic Traffic Authority:
Chairman of Authority.
Evaluates improvements to local roads for safe streets.
Prepares Agenda / Minutes / Response to applicants who submitted requests.
Interacts with the DOT on all traffic issues on State Roads.
Approves special event use permits requiring use of Town owned roads.
Attends Board and Commission meetings when projects are presented.
Prepares construction cost estimates for potential projects.
Prepares descriptions of projects and applications for various grants.
Prepares resolutions for town meetings such as Local Capital Improvement Program (LoCIP) Grants.
Construction / Capitol Projects:
Responsible for design, preparation of specifications and contracts, construction inspection, or a combination thereof for all new construction and maintenance capital improvement projects, including:
Roadways and parking areas.
Recreation field lighting and irrigation.
Solar / renewable energy / energy efficiency initiatives.
Storm drainage systems.
Bridges and culverts.
Oversees and coordinates testing for closed landfills.