City of Fairmont
100 Downtown Plaza
Fairmont, MN 56031
(507) 238-9461

The Engineering Department is responsible for the general engineering requirements of the city. The department implements all plans and programs relating to city infrastructure including storm and sanitary sewers, water mains, structures, roadways, sidewalks, bike trails and other improvements. The department also coordinates traffic engineering and grant estimation as well as plat books and easements.

Staff members provide technical engineering services in design, inspection, contract administration, plan review, complaint investigation, stormwater management, water quality issues and offer advice to residents in the areas of general grading, drainage and construction. The department also provides technical support to all city departments on any infrastructure-related areas.

Links of Interest
2023 Improvement Program Map
2023 Improvement Program Report
ADA Transition Plan
Construction Project Blog
Contracts & Bidding Information
Online Construction Project Bid Link
Oversized Load Permit Application
Placement of Buried Utilities Along/Under City Streets Permit Application
Work in Public Right of Way Permit Application