The City of Gallatin Engineering Division serves the community by proactively managing transportation and stormwater infrastructure with a commitment to excellence, safety, and sustainability through a professional, respectful, and collaborative culture.

The Engineering Division is committed to providing professional civil engineering services and public transportation and drainage infrastructure management for the City of Gallatin. The Engineering Division’s responsibilities include:

  • Review

    Sketch, Preliminary, and Final Plats; Master Development Plans, and other Planning & Zoning related submissions; and Construction documents for Subdivisions, Sites, and any other construction in the City of Gallatin’s Planning Region.
  • Inspection

    Subdivision and Site construction, which includes surety calculation and reductions, street infrastructure, drainage facilities, and erosion prevention and sediment control measures; R.O.W. excavation; All inspections associated with the City’s MS4 Program; and Traffic Signal any other traffic control device installation.
  • Management

    Bridge safety/repairs; City funded R.O.W construction; City’s MS4 Program; Neighborhood traffic calming programs; Pavement rehabilitation; State and Federally funded transportation and drainage projects; and Traffic signals, programming, timing, and maintenance.
  • Professional Guidance/Coordination

    Public Works/Utilities construction; State and Federally funded transportation and drainage projects; traffic signals, programming, timing, and maintenance.
  • Administration/Enforcement

    Subdivision Regulations; Stormwater Ordinance; Applicable Gallatin Municipal Codes; Any Engineering Division standards/policies.


All submittals (construction plans, stormwater calculations, traffic impact studies, stormwater maintenance agreements, traffic calming requests, land disturbance permits, driveway permits, & right-of-way permits) should be submitted online at the following link:

*Beginning January 1, 2023, an Engineering Dept. Fee Calculation Sheet must be submitted with every ECP (Engineering Construction Plan) submittal! 
For instructions on how to submit a plan for review or to apply for a permit, please see the Engineering & Stormwater Submittals page.


All inspection requests for the Engineering Department can either be scheduled by logging into your CSS portal or you can call or text 615-854-2833.

Engineering Benefits

Whether its capital improvement projects, stormwater coordination, or environmental assistance. Engineering benefits the residents, property owners, businesses and visitors of the City of Gallatin.