The Engineering Division is primarily responsible for planning, engineering, design and construction of the Town's infrastructure including roads, curbing, sidewalks, and drainage. The Division provides a wide range of technical assistance to all Danvers Public Works Divisions, Planning, Conservation Commission, Building Inspections, Board of Health, Town Counsel, the Recreation Department, the Police and Fire Departments, the Town Manager's office and various Town committees. Support is also provided to residents, businesses, contractors, consultants, and realtors.
Engineering stores, maintains, and updates public records, maps, and plans in addition to designing and administering public works projects of all kinds. Construction plans and documents are prepared, reviewed, and bid; and construction inspections are performed by staff. The Division is frequently asked to assist in the procurement of professional services for other Town departments. The Engineering Division manages and maintains the GIS Mapping and Databases for the development and implementation of Water, Sewer, Drainage and Roadway Infrastructure layers within the GIS Mapping System.