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.

Madrid Sidewalk Construction: Beginning the week of January 27, 2020 through May 29, 2020 weather pending, construction is schedule for: a 5’ sidewalk on the southern side of the Madrid Blvd to US 41 SB, curbing and drainage improvements. Travelers are requested to use extreme caution while workers are present in the right of way and allow additional time for travel while work is performed.  Temporary delays are to be anticipated. If you have any questions, please contact Linda Sposito, Sr. Project Manager, Public Works Department at (941)575-5060 between the business hours of 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Sailfish Bridge Construction: Effective March 4, 2020, Sailfish bridge is open to boat traffic.  The waterward construction is completed.  The contractor will continue to clean up and restore the sod on the vacant lot adjacent to the bridge.  Vehicle traffic should remain unaffected. 

 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