Engineering Department

The City’s Engineering Department is located in City Hall. The office can also be reached at:

City of Troy
c/o Engineering Department
433 River Street
Troy, NY 12180
(518) 279-7179

City Projects

The mission of the Engineering Department is to design high quality public improvements using sound engineering principles and cutting edge technology.

The Engineering Department is responsible for the cities buildings, bridges, 150 miles of roadway, dams, drainage structures, traffic safety, 125 signalized intersections and support structures. The Department is also responsible for the infrastructure as related to Troy’s water mains, sanitary sewers, storm drains, paving, new construction, surveying, design, right-of-way, floodplain information, soil erosion, flood control, permits and administration. They are the liaison with Federal, State and County agencies and other cities to implement projects; liaison with developers to implement the public improvements for new residential, commercial, and industrial developments; and liaison with utility companies for private utility construction in City right-of-way.