Engineering Division

Remote and Online Services

Please visit our ’Remote and Online Services’ page for information about permits and other services that are available remotely.


Greenfield’s Engineering Division is responsible for coordinating the design and construction of City streets and reviews all newly proposed private construction projects. The City’s geographic information system (GIS) is maintained and updated by a team of Engineering Division technicians.


Driveway, approach, culvert, utility, erosion control, service walk, side walk and ditch enclosure permits are reviewed, issued, and inspected by the Engineering Division.

The Engineering Division attends and coordinates the Board of Public Works.

Agency Coordination

The Engineering Division is the City’s primary liaison with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR), the Metropolitan Sewerage District (MMSD), Milwaukee Water Works (MWW) and Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission (SEWRPC). The division maintains many records and files documenting over 50 years of change and development in Greenfield.