On the evening of August 11th RTD's contractor, Denver Transit Constructors, installed three 127' long girders over Wadsworth By-pass for the new commuter rail bridge. Work will continue over the next 2 years to install the new tracks through Arvada with opening day scheduled for the middle of 2016.
Engineering is responsible for the development and implementation of the standards for street construction, utility work and storm water drainage on all projects in the city.
All work within the City's streets is regulated and inspected by the Engineering Division. Contractors and utility companies working in the street are required to be licensed by the City and have a permit and approved traffic control plan for the work they are doing.
Floodplain management is also a responsibility of the Engineering Division. The City's goal in floodplain management is to reduce the risk to life and property during floods. There is a Flood Protection Handbook available for free that can be picked up at City Hall.
Location: 8101 Ralston Rd, Arvada, CO 80002
Hours: 8:00am - 5:00pm Monday-Friday except for holidays.