The City Engineer is responsible for providing all engineering services for the City related to streets, construction, planning, zoning, and stormwater management. Our services help maintain the City’s infrastructure and ensure the safety of the residents of Chicago Heights.
What we do:
Plan, design, administer construction and supervise all City-owned infrastructure systems
Provide engineering services for specific capital improvement maintenance projects as directed by the Mayor and City Council
Review project plans and inspect construction for private development projects
Issue permits for developers to install infrastructure systems and stormwater management
The Engineering Department provides information for residents and businesses about:
City utility locations, including sanitary and storm sewers and water distribution facilities