Assistant Director of Engineering: George Hennessee
|Provides supervision for the Engineering Division including 4 Civil Engineers,
1 Development & Construction Manager, 2 Surveyors, 2 CAD/GIS Technicians, 1 Right of Way Agent, 5 Construction Inspectors and 1 Secretary.
Performs special studies/reports and manages various projects.
|Current Projects : Oversight of All Construction Projects
Responsible for secretarial work and for performing administrative details for
the administrative official. This work includes over-all organizational operations
and policies, preparation and maintenance of budgetary accounts, monthly reports,
Council agendas, preparation of project specification books and routine office practices.
The Surveyors do all the boundary surveying for all the departments. GIS data gathering
for Public Works infrastructure and other departments. Geographic Management of all our survey and engineering data.
Right Of Way Agent- Michele Winham
Responsible for maintaining right-of-way maps and acquiring easements, fee simple takings and other land issues for the City of Lawton.
Responsible for negotiations on all Engineering projects done in-house.
Prepares council agenda items related to right of way issues.
Answers question regarding right-of-way issues for all city departments.
The CAD/GIS Technicians help the engineers in producing working drawings
for city wide CIP. They maintain databases and atlases for water, storm
sewer, and streets. They also maintain GIS data for the city.
The inspectors performs routine construction inspection work for environmental,
water, sewer, street, and other public works projects and programs. Assures
compliance with federal, state and local codes and standards and contractual provisions.