Engineering

CITY ENGINEER: William L. Simpson, Jr., P.E.

The Engineering Department is responsible for management of engineering and construction projects throughout the City. Other responsibilities:

  • Erosion and Sediment Control Administration and Inspection
  • Construction Inspection
  • City Mapping, GIS (Geographic Information Systems) and GPS (Global Positioning Systems)
  • Engineering Design
  • Site Plan Review
  • Surveying
  • Water and Sewer Line Location

For GIS information, please see the GIS Application or click the GIS Systems link to the right. For Real Estate parcel data and sales search, please see the Real Estate Online Database.

NOTE: Contractors must have a valid business license in order to obtain a permit.  Please visit the City of Salem Commissioner of the Revenue site for business license requirements or call (540) 375-3019.

Engineering

PH: (540) 375-3032
FAX: (540) 375-4042

Building Official

PH: (540) 375-3036
FAX: (540) 375-4042

Inspection Requests

PH: (540) 375-3037

ADDRESS

21 S. Bruffey Street
Salem, VA 24153

E-MAIL ADDRESS

engineering
@salemva.gov

OFFICE HOURS

8:00 am - 5:00 pm, Monday - Friday

PERMITS ISSUED

8:00 am - 4:00 pm, Monday - Friday


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