City of Lakeport, California

City Engineer

BlueprintThe City of Lakeport Engineering Division provides pre-development engineering information to builders and developers (the City maintains an extensive GIS system to map our utilities and infrastructure.  Copies of the maps are available here); develops and maintains standards for public facility installation by developers; reviews and recommends action on proposed subdivisions of land; provides engineering review of developer plans Third Street boat ramp constructionand specifications for public and semi-public improvements including grading, drainage, and streets, as well as inspecting such improvements when installed; and provides engineering design of projects as directed by the City Manager and the City Council.  The Engineering Division supervises the maintenance of engineering drawings and files for and within the City limits, which are located at City Hall.

The Goals of the Engineering Division are to:

  • Provide various engineering services, surveying services, and technical assistance to the various City departments.

  • Provide timely engineering review for proposed development projects.

  • Provide engineering review and inspection oversight for projects constructed on public property.

  • Provide floodplain administration, solid waste disposal administration and associated public information services.

  • Provide consultation regarding city engineering for the City Manager and the City Council.