The Engineering Division develops and oversees the engineering and construction of transportation improvements throughout the county, including new roads, roadway improvements, sidewalk installations, bridge rehabilitation and installation, and other infrastructure upgrades. This division receives requests for sidewalk districts and coordinates closely with regional and state agencies.
This division is also home to Development Services, which provides review and approval of transportation-related aspects of community development initiatives, including:
- Approval of utility construction/relocation activities within the county right-of-way
- Approval of temporary lane/road closures
- Approval of driveways accessing a Cobb County road (excluding roads within city boundaries and state routes)
- Authorization to install and maintain aesthetic sign posts