Municipal Engineering

Seamless Extension of Your Staff

Modern day communities face numerous challenges. Experienced staff members retire. Funding budgets are limited, and regulatory hurdles can be challenging to navigate. Not to mention, there’s plenty to accomplish—from facilitating orderly growth and development to improving aging infrastructure and asset management.

As a full-service firm with a diverse team of professionals who address these types of challenges on a daily basis—we’re prepared to help.


Rapid Response to Municipal Challenges

The world of municipal administration can move quickly, so you need a team that rises to the challenge with sound solutions. Since 1977, our approach to municipal engineering has involved assigning our clients one single point of contact with a broad range of experience. He or she is the City Engineer—with a support staff of over 200 Snyder & Associates professionals behind the scenes. This ensures you receive rapid response to immediate challenges backed by expert knowledge.

Dedicated to the long-term success of our client communities, we put their needs first. We’re skilled at nurturing strong relationships between city staff and community stakeholders, taking all perspectives into account. Through knowledge, focus, and attention-to-detail, we anticipate issues before they arise to keep our clients informed and minimize change orders. For us, it’s not about the project—it’s about building strong relationships with the people we serve. More than 40 years since our firm’s inception, this client centric approach remains vital in our ability to provide daily municipal engineering services for 50 Midwest communities.


Our Expertise Includes:

 

Streets

With budget and time constraints in mind, we overcome current transportation challenges and prepare a roadmap for the future to enhance your transportation network.

 

Water

To provide safe, reliable drinking water to the communities we serve, we prioritize and design supply, treatment, and distribution improvements.

 

Wastewater

We can assist with improvements for aging treatment and collection systems and the planning and design of new facilities for growing communities.

 

Stormwater Management

We help you resolve drainage and erosion issues from backyard swales to rivers running through your community.

 

Construction Observation

Up-to-date knowledge of materials, techniques, and technology guides our seasoned construction observation staff in verifying projects comply with plans and specifications.

 

Plan Reviews

Our team will review developers’ plans including preliminary and final plats and construction drawings to ensure compliance with city plans, codes, and specifications.

 

GIS & Asset Management

In order to streamline data development, maintenance, organization, and analysis, we empower municipal clients with GIS technology.

 

Pavement Management

Manage and plan for roadway maintenance, while maximizing resource efficiency, through pavement preservation techniques for your community’s specific needs.