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