Engineering Division

Flood Information

No Flooding

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Road Closures

Seven Closures

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  • Georgia Avenue, closed to through traffic (through August 2021)
  • South 10th Street, closed to through traffic (through August 2021)
  • Geele Avenue, closed to through traffic (May 24, 2021 through September 2021)
  • Park Avenue, closed to through traffic (through July 2021)
  • South 12th St & Greenfield (through traffic August 2021)
  • Calumet Drive between Erie Avenue & Saemann Avenue (through September 2021)
  • Union Avenue between South 26th St & Georgia Avenue (through Fall 2021)

Engineering Division Functions

The Engineering Division of the Department of Public Works has five main areas of concentration:

Planning and Design | Asset Management | Surveys, Maps, and Records | Construction Management | Consultant Oversight

Through its programs and services, the Engineering Division seeks to improve the quality of life within the City by overseeing maintenance of the existing infrastructure and design and oversight of improvement projects.


Department of Public Works/Municipal Service Building offices at 2026 New Jersey Avenue. Office hours are from 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Technical Documents


Division Contacts

Ryan J. Sazama, P. E., AIA

City Engineer

Michael Born, P.L.S.

Assistant City Engineer/Surveyor

Scott G. Isaacs, P.E.

Environmental Engineer

Kevin Jump, P.E., ENV SP

Civil Engineer/Project Manager

Vic Gatawakas

Senior Engineering Technician

Andrew Bartell

GIS Specialist

Jordan Sucha

Civil Engineering Technician

Tim Moyer, P.E.

Civil Engineer/Project Manager

News & Updates

Recent Engineering News & Updates

Road Closure – Union Avenue (South 26th Street & Georgia Avenue)

Construction on Union Avenue between South 26th Street and Georgia Avenue will begin on Monday, July 26, 2021. This project will reconstruct Union Avenue and includes new pavement, curb and gutter, storm sewer, street lighting, and sidewalk.

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Road Closure – Union Avenue (Sauk Trail Road and South 19th Street)

Starting on Tuesday, July 20th Union Avenue will be closed between Sauk Trail Road and South 19th Street due to utility work. The eastbound lane of Union Avenue will be reopened on Tuesday afternoon. The westbound lane of Union Avenue will be reopened on Friday afternoon.

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