Engineering is a service-oriented division that provides technical support and services to City departments, performs surveys and grade shots for City projects, project management and inspection duties on Capital Improvement Projects (CIP), and department projects. The Engineering Division is also the point of contact for information relating to the NPDES  Stormwater Permit.

Notice of Routine Repairs at Signalized Intersections
within the City of Punta Gorda
Punta Gorda, Fla. (July 18, 2019) – Travelers may experience lane closures, intermittent, slow-moving traffic and/or temporary delays on Thursday, July 18 between 8 p.m. and 5 a.m. (weather permitting) at three signalized intersections:

  • Southbound U.S. 41 at Virginia Avenue
  • U.S. 41 at Airport Road
  • U.S. 41 at Aqui Esta Drive

 Travelers should allow extra time when planning to travel through this area.
The Public Works Department reminds motorists to remain alert at all times and to exercise caution when traveling in the vicinity of construction zones. 
For information, contact Tracy Doherty at 941-575-3643 or


Beginning Monday, June 3, 2019 through Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 (weather & equipment permitting) road work is scheduled on Goldstein St. between W. Olympia Ave. and W. Marion Ave. will remain closed for the following work item: removal and replacement of concrete curb, asphalt removal, sub-base placement and compaction, asphalt base and historic street bricking.  Hours of operation will be Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. 
The road closure with vehicle and pedestrian detours will remain in effect until project completion. During street work the City will make every effort to ensure residents living within that block have access at all times.  Motorists are encouraged to drive with extreme caution and be alert for workers in the right-of-ways.
For additional information on this project, please contact Linda Sposito, Sr. Project Manager, City of Punta Gorda Public Works Department at (941) 575-5060 between the business hours of 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Monday thru Friday.

 Design Permitting and Management of City Construction Projects;

  • Drainage and Stormwater Management
  • Engineering Review of Commercial Construction Projects
  • Special Permits for Dock Construction
  • Street Lighting Coordination
  • Traffic Signals, Signs and Striping Coordination
  • Paving Program
  • Stormwater