Department of Engineering

Department of Engineering

The mission of the Department of Engineering is to provide an enhanced quality of life for all citizens who live and work in the region by the delivery of an effective safe transportation system to move people and goods throughout the community; and to provide management that is environmentally sensitive to our natural resources through the oversight of storm-water and drainage infrastructure; and to provide data, construction, and communication support to other city departments by the effective and efficient delivery of geographical information, construction management and radio communications.

  • Department of Engineering
  • Engineering Projects
  • Columbus Engineering
  • Columbus Engineering


Credit/Debit Card Fee Change
July 3, 2019
As of July 8, 2019 the City will be using a new credit/debit card processing company. With this change there will be a 2.5% plus $1.00 surcharge added to all credit/debit card transactions.

Resurfacing List for 2019
January 24, 2019
A new list of Columbus roads slated to be resurfaced and repaired has just been released. ...view Streets to be Resurfaced list

Forms and Documents

Storm Water Management Plan

Stormwater Forms and Documents

  • FEMA 257 -Mitigation of Flood and Erosion Damage to Residential Buildings in Coastal Areas (1994)
    FEMA 54 -Elevated Residential Structures (1984)
    FEMA 55 -Coastal Construction Manual Vols. 1 ∧ 2 (2011)
    FEMA F084 -Answers to Questions about the NFIP (2011)
    FEMA 347 -Above the Flood, Elevation Your Floodprone House (2000)
    FEMA 511 -Reducing Damage from Localized Flooding (2005)
    FEMA 85 -Protecting Manufactured Homes from Floods and Other Hazards (2009)
    FEMA P348 -Protecting Building Utilities from Flood Damage (1999)