The Engineering Department provides technical support on capital improvement projects ranging from concept development engineering design, contract administration and construction inspection. The department is also involved in the review of development applications before the Planning Board and Zoning Board of Adjustment. The department serves as Planning Board Engineer.
Inspection services are provided on approved development projects after the performance bond is posted and permits are issued.
Partnering with the Community
Periodically, the Engineering Department develops updates for the township on zoning, recreation, green space, housing, drainage, etc. and implements recommendations of the Planning Board and Township Committee. Other services include road improvement design, tax map and zone map revisions, studies to evaluate sewer rates, capacity studies of storm sewers, flood studies and investigations, traffic studies, and evaluations of county and state projects within the township.
The Township Engineering Department serves as a liaison between the township, Union County Engineering Department and the New Jersey Department of Transportation on various projects.
The following maps provide helpful information that may be of interest to residents.