Civil Inspection

The Civil Inspection Division provides broad coverage of professional inspection, quality control and materials testing in executing city capital improvement contracts and ensuring orderly progression of private development projects. This Division conducts testing on materials used in city construction projects, inspects pump stations, sewers, roadways, bridges and culverts for compliance with state and federal standards; monitors adherence to local ordinances regarding public and private activities in city rights-of-way.

Complaints & Comments
This Division responds to citizen comments and complaints, as well as performs inspections with regard to VDOT projects and operating budget projects, and inspects private development activities to ensure compliance with the city Design Criteria Manual and Standard Specifications, as applicable. If you have any questions or concerns, please fill out the right-of-way form online.