To ensure that capital infrastructure needs are identified, programmed, and completed cost effectively and in coordination with future community development needs. Provide timely and efficient engineering review of private and public works projects.

Programs offered

Engineering is responsible for the planning, design, and construction of the county's water and wastewater infrastructure. Additionally, engineering reviews private and public works projects and provides technical support to other divisions and county departments.
  • Water and wastewater capital facility planning
  • Design and construction of county water and wastewater infrastructure projects
  • Design review and approval of private development and public works projects
  • Program management for solid waste and recycling programs
  • Program management for National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) stormwater permit compliance
  • Water and sewer modeling for new development review
  • Program management for the pretreatment program

Contact Us

1120 Airport Road
Building F-2
P.O. Box 218
Minden, NV 89423

Ph: 775-783-6480
Fx: 775-782-6266

Monday - Friday
7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Quick Links

Design Criteria Part 1

  • Design Criteria Part II
  • Douglas County Transportation Plan

    USDA Rural Utilities Service Bulletin 1780-2 Preliminary Engineering Reports

    Douglas County Asset Management Roadmap.pdf


  • What is the Five-Year Transportation Plan?