The Engineering Department provides a number of services for the City of Brewer. All Capital Infrastructure projects are administered by the department which include all major reconstructions of streets (including MDOT projects on State routes), sanitary sewers or storm drainage facilities. The staff will manage design consultants and contractors through all phases of these often lengthy and complex projects. The Department also provides construction management and contract administration for special projects, such as the new Business and Commerce Park. Operational and maintenance control of the City’s many traffic signals are also a responsibility of the Engineering Department.

The Engineering Department also provides technical review and advisory services for the City Planner and the Planning Board for all new site plans and subdivisions proposed within the City of Brewer. All submittals for these projects are reviewed by the department to ensure technical compliance with City, State and Federal guidelines and regulations.