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The Engineering Services Division is responsible for the technical review of development drawings and provides inspection services to ensure development construction activities are in compliance with City codes and regulations;  provides in-house design, permitting, specifications, and bid documents of specific capital improvement projects; administers the City’s Community Rating System (CRS) program; maintains floodplain management data; and assists in the implementation of the City’s National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES)-Stormwater Program;  provides assistance to the Utility Services Department in calculating the utilities services impact fees for various developments;  provides technical assistance to other departments in the implementation of various capital and transportation improvement projects; provides field survey support and review of surveying documents; and maintains as-built/record drawings of development activities and in-house projects.

 The Engineering Services also provides the following services:

  • Provides technical information to the Development Review Committee regarding proposed subdivision plans and commercial developments.
  • Conducts pre-construction meetings.
  • Processes commercial utility service applications and calculates applicable impact fees.
  • Processes Right-of-way use permit applications and provides required inspections.
  • Provides available Elevation Certificate data.
  • Provides available floodplain management data:
  • Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRM) dated December 22, 2016.
  • Flood Insurance Study by FEMA dated December 22, 2016.
  • LOMA Applications
  • Provides utilities atlas information of existing City’s utilities.

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Engineering Division
490 Third Street NWWinter Haven, Florida 33881
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Contact Information
Fax: (863) 291-5211