Engineering Division

Bettering Your Community

The Village of Villa Park Engineering Division is one of six divisions of the Village's Public Works Department. It is responsible for the design and / or review of plans for Public Works projects, as well as related construction inspection. This division also reviews site plans for private property development. The sidewalk replacement programs and the backyard drainage program are also managed by Engineering.

The Division

The Village's Engineering Division consists of four full-time staff, including the Public Works Director, who oversees the division, as well as an Assistant Village Engineering and two Civil Engineers. The division also utilizes part-time seasonal and summer help from time to time, and works with village consultant engineers on a regular basis to coordinate a wide variety of issues.

Responsibilities

Some of the responsibilities of the division include:

  • Construction Project Design, Management, and Inspection
  • Drainage Assistance
  • Engineering & Technical Assistance
  • Private Development Plan Review
  • Surveying

The Engineering Division offices are located in the Public Works building, and are open from 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Monday - Friday. Residents or other members of the public seeking engineering assistance are encouraged to call and speak with a member of the Engineering Division staff or to arrange a meeting.

CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS

Below you will find links to active and completed construction projects as well as related information, information on Public Works policy and decision making, and resident participation programs and information.

ACTIVE AND COMPLETED PROJECTS

Lists and maps of proposed, active, and completed construction projects throughout the Village of Villa Park can be fond under the Construction Projects page.

BIDDING INFORMATION

The Bidding Information page covers how to place a bid on a Village project, how to attend a bid opening, and general bidding related information.

CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PLAN

Information and a link to the Village's most current CIP can be found here.

PLANNING DOCUMENTS

Studies and proposals that dictate and justify long term department planning can be found on the Planning Documents page.

PRIVATE WORK (RESIDENT REQUESTS)

General information and policies on how residents can request to include unplanned extra work such as driveway apron replacement, sidewalk repairs, and sanitary connection replacement with a Village project on your street. See the Private Work & Policy page for more information.

REQUESTS FOR QUALIFICATIONS

See the Requests for Qualifications page for active and completed requests for qualifications (RFQ's) for Phase I and II design engineering services.

Sidewalk Replacement Program

A resident participation program. How to repair or replace public sidewalk in Villa Park. See the Sidewalk Replacement Program page for more information.

DRAINAGE ASSISTANCE AND FLOODING

Below you will find links to active and completed construction projects as well as related information, information on Public Works policy and decision making, and resident participation programs and information.

DRAINAGE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

See the Drainage Assistance Program page for more information on the Village program to assist with the installation of outdoor yard drainage solutions.

FLOOD INSURANCE STUDIES & Maps

See Flood Insurance Studies & Maps for the most current information regarding FEMA Flood Insurance Studies (FIS) and Flood Insurance Rate maps.

FLOODPLAIN MAPS

Links to collections of online maps for floodplain information can be found on the Drainage Assistance Program page.

Sugar Creek Drainage Improvement Projects

See the Sugar Creek Drainage Improvement Project page for more information on active and completed projects related to the expansion of Jackson Pond and reducing flooding on the Village's southwest side.

WASHINGTON CORRIDOR SEWER SEPARATION

See the Washington Corridor Sewer Separation page for projects related to separating the combined sewers located within the Washington corridor

MISCELLANEOUS

PUBLIC WORKS STANDARDS

Public Works Standards provides guidelines to contractors and residents.

MAPS

Links to useful maps and information for the residents of Villa Park. Coming soon. 

STAFF DIRECTORY

A list of Public Works Employees and contact information can be found here.