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City of Madison 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. 

City Wide Cleanup: May 7-11, 2018

Madison's City Wide Cleanup has been scheduled for May 7-11, 2018. Click for more information.

Electronic Recycling Drop Off Event Scheduled

The Lake County FREE Electronic Recycling Drop Off Event has been scheduled for Saturday, April 21, 2018 from 9:00am to 3:00pm. Click for more information.

2017 City of Madison Annual Report

The Annual Report for the City of Madison as of fiscal year ended December 31, 2017, is now available. Click to view.

2018 Budget Book Now Available

The 2018 Budget Book is now available. Click to view.