These minimum standards include regulating the design, construction, quality of materials, use, location, and maintenance of all public improvements and common facilities. These projects include, but are not limited to: open space, parking lots, and public/private streets and trails.
A grading permit is required under the city’s Land Development Code for any activities disturbing and/or modifying property within city limits. This process ensures that Colorado Discharge Permit System (CDPS) Phase II regulations are upheld.
Storm Water Drainage Design
The city's storm drainage design and technical criteria provides minimum standards for new development and redevelopment within the city.
The engineering division conducts regular traffic counts on major roads with most locations counted on a biannual basis. The traffic count map contains the most recent counts on major roadways throughout the city and assist the city engineers' plans to improve traffic flow.