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What is the Engineering Department?

The Engineering Department is made up of the following divisions:

 What does the Engineering Department do?

  We maintain record documents and mapping for city roadways, bridges, sanitary sewers, and storm sewers.

  We manage the design and construction of public works projects, such as roads, bridges, drainage infrastructure, and more.

    Standard Construction Drawings (PDF):   Index    1    2    3    4    5    10    11    12    18    19    20    21    22    23    24    27    28    29    30    32    33    34    40    41    42    43    44     45    46    47

  We issue permits and provide inspection services for excavations in public rights-of-way, sewer connections, construction of public curb and sidewalks, and driveway connections that connect to a public thoroughfare.

Permits and Fees

  We conduct subdivision plan reviews and provide construction inspection services, as well as public right-of-way surveys and house numbering.

  We respond to traffic concerns and perform and review traffic studies.

  We maintain all traffic control devices in the City (traffic signals, signs, pavement markings, etc.).

  We manage and enforce all on-street and some off-street parking in the downtown area.

  We regulate storm water management for construction projects and development.

      Storm Water Management

 

  We coordinate the City's Hike and Bike Trail System.

      Canton City Hike & Bike Trail System

      Stark County Hike & Bike Trail System

 

Engineering News

Walnut Ave./Cherry Ave. Improvement Project Public Meeting

A public meeting was held for the Walnut Ave./Cherry Ave. Improvement Project on Wednesday, October 5, 2011 from 4:00-5:30 PM at the Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce.  The project incorporates a "complete streets" concept.  This design approach provides better access to our transportation system for pedestrians, bicyclists, and uses of public transportation.  Please click HERE for information regarding the project.

 

Canton City Tree Commission Meeting
The Tree Commission is meeting on 6/18/2013.
By Daniel Moeglin
Posted: Jun 13, 2013

CANTON, Ohio — 

On Tuesday, June 18, 2013 at 6:00 pm at the Canton City Engineering Office (2436 30th St. NE Canton, Ohio  44705), Canton will be holding the inaugural meeting of Canton's Tree Commission.  The Tree Commission was established under section 917.03 of the Canton codified ordinance on April 9, 2012 to provide a framework through which Canton can better manage its urban forest.  The primary goal of this meeting will be to introduce all the commission members and to establish roles for the commission members.  The full agenda is attached.  This is a public meeting to which all …

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