The Lowndes County Engineering Department exists to provide for the well-being and safety of our citizens and to promote quality growth of our community by applying the highest professional and ethical standards in the management of our infrastructure.

The Engineering division is responsible for 

  • reviewing and approving plans 
  • reviewing construction of private subdivisions
  • Environmental Permitting
  • Stormwater NPDES
  • Operation of closed Landfill
  • Managing SPLOST road construction projects
  • Managing SPLOST facility projects 
  • Issuing permits for sedimentation control
  • Administering our local floodplain regulation.
  • Information management and planning
  • SPLOST construction administration (in conjunction with Utilities)