- Public Works
- Engineering Division
About the Engineering Division
The Engineering Division provides design and construction management for capital construction projects. The Division reviews plans, issues permits for subdivisions and work within the public right-of-way, and maintains the City's infrastructure.
Capital Improvement Program
The Capital Improvement Program is the comprehensive program of infrastructure investment throughout the City. The Program's mission continues to be the advancement of enhancing public safety, maintaining and improving the movement of commerce and economic activity throughout the City, and promoting a sense of well-being for the community as a whole.
Design & Construction
Find documents that house the latest information regarding the City of Rockford’s engineering design criteria, specifications, details, and policies.
Infrastructure Investment Interactive Map
View the infrastructure investment interactive map.
Stormwater & Environmental Team
The Stormwater Environmental Division is ultimately focused on protecting and improving the quality of local bodies of water. This is done by implementing flood control systems, water monitoring, and enforcing water-friendly construction practices that follow Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) standards.
The City of Rockford Traffic Commission is comprised of twelve (12) members. Members include five citizens who are appointed by the Mayor. The other seven members are representatives of various Rockford government agencies including the City Council, Public Works Department, Planning Department, Fire Department, Police Department, Rockford Mass Transit District, and Rockford Public School District.