Additional engineer OK'd for Fountain
Last updated 3/22/2022 at 2:23pm
On March 8, the Fountain City council voted 6-1 (Gordon Rick dissenting) to approve a new full-time position in the city’s Engineering Department to help with increased workload. City Engineer Brandy Williams explained that in recent years, projects are requiring more and more staff reviews in order to ensure compliance. Recently, one project passed its 12th review before finally being ready for construction.
“We have a rarity if they’re done in under three reviews,” Williams said.
To combat that and bring in the money to fund another employee, Williams proposed using tiered deve...