Engineering Department


Ken Bartenhagen, P.E.
City Engineer

Engineering Department

The City of Ruston's Engineering department reviews and approves all civil engineering aspects of development applications and street excavation permits.  Generally, the engineering review timeline is about 2 weeks on most submittals. Check out more information under Sewer and Storm water for resources for additional information and application forms.

Street Excavation Permits:

The City of Ruston requires ALL work in the Right-of-Way and within 15' of the right of way to submit plans and application materials for a Street Excavation Permit. This includes but is not limited to the following:

  • Residential Sewer/water/gas line repair
  • Electrical Utility-permanent/temporary power
  • Utility Trenching
  • CCTV Pipeline inspections

SEP Applications

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Posted on October 22, 2018
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