The Engineering Department is responsible for management of County construction projects, including building renovation/construction, transportation, water, wastewater, and site development.

The department also administers the erosion and sediment control (ESC) and floodplain ordinances including issuance of land disturbing permits, floodplain permits, inspection, and enforcement.

In addition, the department oversees environmental compliance functions, including landfill post closure care/reporting and sampling requirements for County owned landfills.