Transportation Engineering

Services & Responsibilities
The Transportation Engineering Division of Public Works designs and inspects public improvements constructed in the City of Springfield, including storm sewers, sanitary sewers, bridges, and streets. This division is also responsible for rights-of-way and property acquisitions for public uses, and for production and maintenance of city maps and drawings of public improvements.

Construction projects for the Transportation Engineering Division may be viewed, purchased and bid on at Springfield Blue Print's online plan room and at Engineers Reprographics.

 Public Works Improvement Online Application
  Helpful Numbers 
  • Filing Approved Plans: 417-864-1901
  • Inspections: 417-864-1968
  • Survey: 417-864-1936
Street Engineering
  • Project Administration for Capital Improvement Projects
  • Professional Engineers' submittal/ approvals for newly platted street improvements
Street Field Activities
Please check vehicle for identification before phoning the following divisions and office: 
  • For construction activity in existing street right-of-way contact Traffic Division at 417-864-1980.
  • For construction activity in or adjacent to new subdivisions contact Inspection Office at 417-864-1968.
  • For construction activity on existing streets involving city street crews identified by City of Springfield on vehicle contact Street Division at 417-864-1965.
Other Construction Activity Contacts
  • City Utilities (gas, water and electric)
    • Ph: 417-831-8311
  • Greene County Streets and Roads
    • Ph: 417-831-3591
  • State of Missouri Maintained Highways
    • Ph: 417-895-7600
Design Guide for Public Improvements
Be sure and check out our new, online wiki-style design guide for public improvements. On the new site you'll find:
  • APWA Accreditation Information
  • Contractor Rating System Information
  • Design Standards
  • General Conditions and Technical Specifications
  • Standard Drawing Details

    Design Guide for Public Improvements