Land Development Engineering (LDE)

Land Development Engineering (LDE) is responsible for maintaining and upholding the City of Modesto Standard Design Specifications, improvement plans and maps, including all new subdivision, processing various easement dedications, issuing encroachment permits, water and sewer connection permits, and transportation permits.
  1. Forms

    Download documents related to engineering activities in LDE.

  2. Fees

    Land Development Engineering Fees.

  3. Permits

    LDE issues various types of encroachments and transportation (over-size load) permits.

  4. Plan Checking

    Land Development Engineering (LDE) is responsible for maintaining and upholding the City of Modesto Standard Design Specifications.

  5. Land Development Engineering Utility

    For new City of Modesto sewer/water installations and Sewer Cost Share Program (sewer repair).