Welcome to the Capital Engineering Division. As part of the Community Development Department, we support projects and programs in the public right-of-way.

We also support public facilities improvements such as:

  • Roads and streets
  • Bridges
  • Utilities: water, sewer, reclaimed water, and storm water
  • Waterways
  • Parks
  • City buildings and other public facilities

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Capital Improvement Projects

Our division manages Capital Improvement Projects (CIP's). CIP's are approved by City Council on a yearly basis as part of our annual budget process.

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Design and Construction Standards

Learn about the City of Lincoln's Design and Construction Standards

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Right-of-Way Permits

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Encroachment Permits
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Transportation Permits

Looking for Utility Plans or As-Built Plans?

Check Geographic Information Systems (GIS) for more information.