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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. 

Board of Commissioners Quorum Possible

Please note that there may be a quorum of the City of Madison Board of Commissioners at upcoming events on Wednesday January 29, 2020. Click for details.

MUNICIPAL ELECTION 2020

Circulation of nominating petitions may begin on January 31, 2020, for two, 3 year commissioner terms. Click for more information.

2020 Budget Approved

The ordinance to create appropriations for 2020 has been approved. Click for details.

Public Meeting & Information - FEMA/HMGP

Lake County and the City of Madison will host a meeting at 7pm on Monday, December 16, 2019 at the City Commission Room. Click for more details & documents.