Function Overview

The Engineering Department provides professional and technical expertise to plan for the future and help the District to meet its mission of providing reliable water and wastewater service to its customers. These services are accomplished through planning, designing, inspecting and managing District Capital Improvement Projects, and by plan checking and inspecting Developer funded projects.

The Engineering Department also maintains and updates the technical records of the physical system, easements, District property, and installed improvements, and provides technical information to our customers and to District staff. The Engineering Department also oversees the District’s Water Conservation Program. To accomplish these functions, the Department is split into the following five divisions: Administration, Planning, GIS/Public Services, Encroachments & Locates, and Design/Construction.

Long-Term Goals

  • Seek out funding sources and financial assistance programs to fund required capital improvements.
  • Maximize the use of the District's computers to incorporate the Integrated Water Resource Management Plan, SCADA, GIS, and record drawings.
  • Develop pump strategies and procedures to maximize pumping efficiencies utilizing water system modeling.

District Engineer - Wally Grabbe, PE