Our mission is to provide efficient, centralized and cost effective municipal engineering services to our residents, and the Departments and Divisions of the Town/Village of Harrison. Our intent is to foster a positive relationship in all our interactions and to provide an increased quality of life for our residents.
Engineering Department Functions
The Engineering Department is responsible for the planning, designing and construction oversight of public works and infrastructure projects funded by the Town/Village of Harrison, including bid preparation and contract administration. The Department also reviews all subdivisions, commercial site development, public improvement proposals and residential site plan applications for technical sufficiency with respect to stormwater regulation and land development compliance, which includes grading, FEMA flood plain development requirements and drainage.
Our staff is responsible for the operation and maintenance of the Town’s GIS data and we utilize the latest computer applications in the creation of various types of maps. We act as staff technical advisors to the Supervisor/Mayor, Town/Village Board, Planning Board and various internal departments. We also respond to inquiries from Town residents and various public and private agencies