Engineering Department

Public Works Director/City Engineer: Dean Barber, P.E.
Engineering Technician: Dan McClain
208 North 19th Street
Mattoon, IL 61938
Phone: 235-5460
Fax: 258-6435

24 Hour Emergency #: 234-2454

The Engineering Department is responsible for:

  • Administration and Coordination for the various Departments in Public Works.
  • Planning, Funding, Design, and Construction of Public Improvement Projects.
  • Engineering Review and Approval of Residential Subdivisions, Commercial Developments, and Industrial Developments.

The Engineering Department coordinates volunteer services including Court Ordered Community Service Workers, Civic Groups, and Individuals. For more information on the “Mattoon Works Volunteer Service Program”, please see the link to the right.