Engineering Division

About the Division
Engineering is responsible for the performance and/or supervision of all traffic control, parking, engineering and design services needed by the city. Responsibilities also include keeping records of the public facilities and the information related to the street network and sewer system.

Other areas of responsibility include overseeing the street lighting system, the majority of which is owned by Consumers Energy. Engineering staff is actively involved with the Walkable Communities Task Force in efforts to make Jackson pedestrian and bicycle friendly.

Responsibilities
The department is responsible for the engineering design and inspection on capital improvement construction projects such as:
  • Municipal parking construction
  • Roadway construction
  • Sanitary sewer construction
  • Storm sewer construction
  • Water main construction
  • Other major municipal construction projects
For More Information
Further information is available on other engineering projects such as:
Permits
Permits issued through the Engineering Division include: