The Engineering Department is responsible for the administration and oversight of engineering services and provides technical assistance for Maintenance Services, Water Treatment, Wastewater Treatment and other departments in the city as required by code and policy.
Engineering Department Objectives
Capital improvement planning and budgeting for public works projects including streets, water, sewer, and storm drainage infrastructure
Conducting plan reviews for both municipal infrastructure designs for new developments and private site designs to ensure compliance with city standards and compatibility with existing facilities
Coordinating with the Illinois Department of Transportation on State-related roadway projects
Maintaining and updating the city's Geographic Information System (GIS)
Preparing construction plans, bidding and contract documents, and providing construction oversight for capital improvement projects
Providing maps, records and other documents related to public infrastructure to the public and other departments in the city
Providing technical assistance to residents and potential developers with regard to civil engineering-related issues
Providing technical support services for other city departments
Regulating physical improvements within public right-of-way
Due to budget constraints and cut-backs, the City of East Moline is currently without a Planning & Zoning Department. However, the Engineering Department and staff are handling zoning-related questions. Contact: Joseph Miller or Tim Kammler.