Engineers with project plans

City Engineering Division

Downtown provo

"Provo City Engineering is dedicated to keeping Provo one of the most livable cities in America. As our division works with developers, contractors, and the public, we strive to maintain a “state of the art” atmosphere, helping our City function at top levels."

David J. Graves,
Deputy Public Works Director/City Engineer 




Engineers on job site About UsEngineering, a Division of Public Works, designs and coordinates Provo City’s capital improvement projects, traffic systems, infrastructure construction permits, utility inspections, and assists in development review to ensure adherence to appropriate design and construction standards and specifications.

Our staff of engineers, technicians, surveyors, and team of inspectors closely examine and manage the safety and efficiency of traffic signals, transportation infrastructure, pedestrian facilities and construction.

We utilize a management program analyzing our existing sidewalks and 264 miles of paved roads to formulate an ongoing maintenance schedule. Construction permits, contractor pre-qualification and utility inspections are coordinated through the Engineering Division. Also, our division assists in transportation planning efforts which include the Transportation Master Plan and Bicycle and Pedestrian Information.