The Engineering Department is responsible for the planning, design and construction of the municipality's infrastructure. This includes the provision of roads and transportation services (road construction, drainage, signs, streetlighting, etc.), the transit system as well as the provision of utilities such as  water and  sewer.

The City's solid waste and recycling initiatives are also the responsibility of the Engineering Department. For more information on these and the City's other environmental initiatives, see the Environmental Services section.


IMPORTANT NEWS: Extreme Heat Alert

A heat warning is currently in effect for Chilliwack. The City of Chilliwack has temporarily opened several locations as cooling centres for residents to find relief.