The Engineering Department is responsible for the planning, design, construction and maintenance of the Municipality’s infrastructure. This department, working closely with the Planning and Building Departments, ensures that all development follows the Municipality’s Master Plans and Subdivision and Development Standards Bylaw, while at the same time making sure that good engineering practices are followed.
For more information on the Land Development process visit this section of our website. The Engineering Department is currently working on updating the Subdivision and Development Standards Bylaw. Keep checking back regularly for information related to potential bylaw updates.
Maintenance of District street lights, roads and other infrastructure is arranged through the Engineering Department. If you have questions or concerns about the maintenance of our infrastructure, please visit the links above. Maintenance of our wastewater collection and treatment system is arranged through our partner Epcor. Maintenance of our roads is arranged by our roads maintenance contractor.
The Engineering Department is also responsible for the planning, design, construction and maintenance of the Municipality’s parks, green spaces and trail network. This includes formal parks such as Ed Macgregor Park and the Marine Boardwalk, local play parks, and numerous natural areas such as Whiffin Spit Park. Future park policies will be guided by the Parks and Trails Master Plan.