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.
DENR Recognizes City of Madison for 2018 Drinking Water Compliance
The South Dakota Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) announced that the City of Madison public water system and the system’s operation specialists have been awarded a Drinking Water Certificate of Achievement Award. Click for more.
DENR Recognizes City for 2018 Operation and Maintenance Award
The City of Madison wastewater treatment system was the recipient of the 2018 Operation and Maintenance Wastewater Treatment Award. Click for details.
The 2019 Municipal Election was held April 9, 2019. Click for updates.
Sump Pump Notice
Starting April 1st, all residents with sump pumps must route them outside. Click for more details.