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City Engineering

The work performed by the Engineering Department includes utility reviews in conjunction with land use permits, right-of-way permits, stormwater drainage and soil erosion permits, historical information, traffic counting and studies and design, construction engineering and contract administration work related to various service areas. The Department maintains historic records for City utility locations including sanitary sewer, watermain and storm sewer.  The Department participates and works in several areas and is involved with projects identified in the Public Improvement Plan. These activities are listed below.

  • Ordinance Compliance
  • Economic Development Projects
  • Regional Bridge Council and Bridge Scour Committee (MDOT)
  • Regional Transportation Planning and Traffic Assessment (TC-TALUS)
  • Asset Management
  • trafficcounts.jpgSidewalk Improvements
  • Bike Paths and Trails
  • Street Reconstruction and Resurfacing
  • Storm Water Quality Sewer and Water Systems
  • Budgeted Capital Improvements
  • Bridge and Dam Inspections
  • City Infrastructure Projects
  • Grand Traverse Commons Infrastructure
  • Bayfront Improvements

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This page last updated on 9/8/2016.

Contact Information:
City of Traverse City
Engineering Department
Governmental Center 2nd Floor
400 Boardman Avenue
Traverse City, MI 49684

(231) 922-4460 office
(231) 922-4457 fax

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Closed for lunch from 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Staff:
Timothy J. Lodge, P.E.
City Engineer
(231) 922-4455
Email Tim

Alexander Yockey, P.E.
Civil Engineer II
(231) 922-4468
Email Alex

John McWethy
Public Services Assistant
(231) 922-4467
Email John

Zach Cole, P.E.
Engineering Assistant
(231) 922-4492
Email Zach

Jessica Carpenter, E.I.T.
Engineering Technician
(231) 922-6894
Email Jessica

Vacant
Engineering Aide
(231) 922-4434

Missy Luick
Engineering and Planning Assistant
(231) 922-4778
Email Missy