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The Engineering Division evaluates and designs improvements to the Town's roadways, sidewalks, and traffic control systems (signs, signals, pavement markings).

The Engineering Division prepares surveys, design plans, specifications and cost estimates for proposed capital improvements which may include roadways, sidewalks, storm drainage, curbing, drainage culverts, bridges and traffic signals. In addition, the staff reviews plans for private development in conjunction with the Planning and Zoning Division.

Permits are issued by the Engineering Division for driveway replacements and modifications; excavations within the Right of Way; and connections to the Town's storm drainage system.  Additional information, including about the online permit portal, can be found by clicking the Permits link at the right.  

For Road Closures & Detours, please see the Town News page for the latest updates.

Construction and roadway Projects 

Roadway construction information, Roadway repaying, Payment Conditions, Local Utility and State Projects. 



Drainage & Storm Water Management

Storm Water Management, Annual report, Drainage Studies, Bridges and Culverts, CT DEEP General Permit, Education Resources, Report a problem.



Contractor Licensing, Driveway permits, Street Excavation Permits, Forms.


Standard Details, Specifications, Survey Books. 


Transportation & Traffic 

Center Infrastructure Master Plan, Bicycling, Complete Streets, Sidewalks, Street Calming Program, Vision Zero

Vision Zero



Frequently Asked Questions



Office Hours

Monday - Friday
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Contact Information

West Hartford Town Hall
50 South Main Street, Room 204
West Hartford, CT 06107
Fax: 860-561-7551

Staff Directory

Greg Sommer

Job Title: Town Engineer
Phone Numbers:
Work: 860-561-7543

James Brennan

Job Title: Assistant Town Engineer
Phone Numbers:
Work: 860-561-7546

Alex Artemie

Job Title: Engineering Tech I
Phone Numbers:
Work: 860-561-7549

Andrew Chase

Job Title: Engineering Technician I
Phone Numbers:
Work: 860-561-7545

Mike Deegan

Job Title: Construction Inspection Manager
Phone Numbers:
Work: 860-561-7541

Marla Famiglietti

Job Title: Office Operations Specialist
Phone Numbers:
Work: 860-561-7540

Samer Karar

Job Title: Civil Engineer I
Phone Numbers:
Work: 860-561-7547

Jason McCabe

Job Title: Civil Engineer II
Phone Numbers:
Work: 860-561-7544

Dave Riordan

Job Title: Survey Crew Chief
Phone Numbers:
Work: 860-561-7548

Parker Sorenson

Job Title: Civil Engineer II
Phone Numbers:
Work: 860-561-7526

Julie Viera

Job Title: Civil Engineer III
Phone Numbers:
Work: 860-561-7542