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City of Madison Engineering

Engineering

116 W Center Street
Madison, SD 57042

P: (605) 256-7514

Responsibilities of Engineering Department

It shall be the duty of the City Engineer to locate lines and grades of all streets, sidewalks, alleys or other public ways, and to determine the position, size and construction of all sewers, waterworks, reservoirs, culverts, conduits, aqua ducts, bridges, viaducts or other public works, and to prepare plans, maps or profiles of the same, and to make estimates and furnish specifications for any of said work, whenever required to do so by the Board of Commissioners. He shall have general supervision of all contracts and other work for the City, and see that they are performed in a workmanlike manner, and in accordance with the authorized plans, and in conformity with the terms of the contracts and specifications.

(Code 1953, 8.0703; Ord. No. 745. 2-5-73)

Other duties include monitoring ROW Excavations, traffic control in work areas, sidewalk permits, zoning inspection, and act as a resource for other City Departments and the City Commission upon request for numerous additional projects. 

COVID-19 Closures, Restrictions, & Information

At this time, there are a few updates on schedules and departments within the City. Click for details.

2019 Drinking Water Report

The 2019 City of Madison Drinking Water Report has been released. Click for details.

FYI - SD Abandoned Tank Removal Program

The SD DENR will remove tanks that qualify and perform environmental cleanup actions they deem necessary to protect human health at no cost to the owner. Click for details.

City Employees Honored

The City of Madison honored nineteen employees for their years of service during an Employee Recognition Event held at the Madison Fire Hall on Wednesday, January 29th. Click for details.