Engineering Division
Land Development

The City Engineer's Office employs approximately 120 engineers, technicians and clerical employees. This division is responsible for design, and inspection during construction of streets, bridges, storm drains, sanitary sewers, traffic control devices and City facilities. This division also provides installation and maintenance of signs and markings along streets and maintenance of traffic signals for the City and County municipalities. In addition, the City Engineer's Office coordinates major construction projects with the Tennessee Department of Transportation and provides review and approval of developer designed public improvements.

Civil Design and Administration

125 N. Main Street, Room 644, (901) 636-6700

M-F 8:30-5:00

This service center consists of Administration, (Rm 644), Accounting, (Rm 601), Civil Design, (Rm 677), Land Development, (Rm 644), and Plans Review (Rm 644). Its mission is to provide timely and quality engineering services in the design of Capital Improvement Program for roadway, drain, and bridge construction projects and the review of private developments to protect the safety of the public.

Mapping and Central Records

125 N. Main Street, Rm 577 (901) 636-6694

M-F 8:30-5:00

The Mapping and Central Records service center maintains the official records of the City of Memphis regarding mapping and all properties acquired for public right-of-way in order to serve the citizens and respond to requests for information about City-owned property.

Construction Inspection

2599 Avery Avenue

Memphis, TN 38112  (901) 636-2462

M-F 7:00-4:00

The Construction Inspection service center protects the public interest and City's investment in all public improvements through the inspection of all construction activities within public rights-of-way and easements.

Traffic Engineering

125 N. Main Street, Rm 668 (901) 636-6710

M-F 8:30-5:00

The Traffic Engineering service center was established to improve the safety and quality of life within the City of Memphis. This is accomplished through the design, operation, and maintenance supervision services for all permanent and temporary traffic control devices within the public rights-of-way and by insuring that these devices are utilized in accordance with the appropriate city, state, and federal laws and standards. This service center is also responsible for the City's parking meters, which are in process of replacing mechanical on-street parking meters with newer electronic meters.

Building Design and Construction

125 N. Main Street, Rm 554 (901) 636-6830

M-F 8:30-5:00

The Building Design and Construction service center provides quality engineering and architectural services in support of building projects of all City divisions so that facilities are provided for public use in a timely and cost effective manner.

Signs and Markings

435 N. Manassas Street (901) 528-2937

M-F 8:00-4:00

The Signs and Markings service center improves safety and quality of life within the City of Memphis by installing and maintaining proper signage and pavement markings for both vehicular traffic and pedestrians.

Traffic Signal Maintenance

980 S. Third Street (901) 528-2844

M-F 7:15-3:15

The Traffic Signal Maintenance service center is responsible for the safety of pedestrians, motorists and goods movement by maintaining existing traffic signals and installing new signals at intersections throughout the City of Memphis.

Sanitary Sewer Design

125 N. Main Street, Rm 639 (901) 636-6725

M-F 8:30-5:00

The Sanitary Sewer Design service center provides quality and timely sewer design services. plan review, capacity analysis, and maintains accurate sewer plan records so that sanitary sewer service can be provided to new developments.

Alley Closures (901) 636-6704
Banners (901) 636-6710
Bridge Inspector (901) 636-6690
Driveway Permits - Commercial (901) 636-6710
Driveway Permits - Residential (901) 636-2462
Engineering (901) 636-6700
Maps and Records (901) 636-6694
Road Construction Inspections (901) 636-2462
Sewer Availability (901) 636-6725
Signs And Markings (901) 528-2938
Street Lane Closings (901) 636-6710
Signal Maintenance (Traffic) (901) 528-2844
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