The Engineering Division is responsible for approval of designs, planning studies and engineering standards for the construction and/or maintenance of City’s infrastructure and projects. The department reviews and approves the following plans of private developments, planning programs and Agency projects to ensure compliance with the Subdivision Map Act and incorporation of City requirements:

  • Calculations
  • Designs
  • Project plans
  • Subdivision maps
  • Technical reports

Engineering Documents

Capital Improvement Program

The division provides technical guidance by recommending, planning, developing, and managing the development of strategic short and long range implementation of the City’s Capital Improvement Program. The department is also involved with design, inspection and supervision of Public Works projects including streets, sidewalks, parks and municipal facilities as well as the procurement and administration of transportation grants and funds.


The City of South El Monte contracts Engineering Services. It is highly recommended to schedule an appointment, please contact them by phone or via email. Days and hours are subject to change without notice.