Welcome to the Engineering Department

Engineering PictureMilpitas is a rapidly changing city. Good engineering and design of all public improvements ensures that the City of Milpitas continues to serve our residents, businesses, visitors and community at large with a safe and attractive City to live, work, and play.

The City of Milpitas has an Engineering Department dedicated to enhancing the quality of life in Milpitas with well-engineered City infrastructure projects and safeguarding the City’s resources and the environment.


Services Provided by Engineering:

  • Implementation of Capital Improvement Program
  • Review and permitting of private land development
  • Management of National Flood Insurance Program
  • Management of special assessment districts
  • Flood control protection
  • Issuance of encroachment permits
  • Management of City’s traffic & roadway network
  • Construction inspection of capital improvement and private land development projects
  • Management of urban water runoff pollution control program
  • Preservation of our environment through recycling and waste management

These services are incorporated and coordinated through three sections:

Land Development, Design & Construction, Transportation & Traffic Engineering

Contact Us

All general engineering inquiries please call (408) 586-3300.

Engineering Director / City Engineer:
Steven Erickson
Phone: (408) 586-3301
Email: serickson@milpitas.gov