Statement of Function

The County provides water, wastewater and reuse services to a major portion of the County's population, including the City of Sebastian. The remaining residents are serviced by private wells and septic tanks, the City of Vero Beach Utilities or the City of Fellsmere Utilities. The General and Engineering Division provides employee support for the operations of the Water Production, Water Distribution, Wastewater Treatment, Wastewater Collection, Reuse, Biosolids, and Customer Service divisions. This division also reviews water and sewer infrastructure associated with private development projects, as well as designs and manages water and sewer capital projects, including assessment projects.

The General and Engineering Division is comprised of administration, engineering, operations managers, and inspection staff. The following is a list of major projects that were completed in the current fiscal year along with a projection of next year's goals and objectives.