[HISTORY: Adopted by the Common Council of the City of Watertown as § 2.05(1) of the former City Code; amended by Ord. No. 96-8; Ord. No. 02-47. Subsequent amendments noted where applicable.]
The Engineering Department shall be supervised by the City Engineer, who shall be responsible for providing engineering services for all City departments as may be required. This shall include the planning, design, supervision, coordination and contracting of all construction projects undertaken by the City, except as otherwise set forth in this Code or specified by the Public Works Commission. In addition, the City Engineer shall supervise the City's Building Inspectors.
The City Engineer shall also monitor the flow and elevations of the Rock River. He shall take all necessary steps to ensure safe operation of the two dams within the City, including notification of the Director of Emergency Management and other state and federal officials whenever dangerous conditions arise.