The Engineering Division is managed by the
County Engineer and fulfills all of the statutory requirements of the county road
engineer under RCW 36.75 and WAC Title 136. In addition, the engineering program
provides broad civil, structural, and mechanical engineering support to other county
departments and other public agencies including the Town of Friday Harbor, Port
and Fire Districts, Parks and other junior taxing districts. The engineering program
oversees most large scale construction projects, all road, bridge, dock, and marine
facility construction and maintenance.
The program provides long-range transportation and infrastructure planning, development
reviews, database management, planning review and project management services.