• Engineering


The Town Engineer provides technical assistance and support to various boards and commissions, including Planning and Zoning, Inland Wetlands and the Zoning Board of Appeals. The Town Engineer also works closely with the Office of the First Selectman and supports other Town departments and divisions within the Department of Public Works.

This assistance includes review of roadway and bridge design, drainage improvements, sanitary sewer installations, utilities, traffic control and property development issues. Coordination with State of Connecticut and Federal agencies, various consulting engineers, property developers, builders and the general public is provided in order to resolve potential problems prior to and during construction/development.

Other services provided by Engineering include design, technical administrative assistance and inspection for Town construction projects, coordination of Town map updating and the administration of the Town flood plain ordinance/regulatory process.


The Town of North Haven in coordination with the State Department of Transportation has developed plans to reconstruct and widen Universal Drive North from Sackett Point Road to the railroad tracks near #900 Universal Drive North. The work will create an additional northbound lane. The State is funding the project through its LOTCIP program. The estimated cost is $1,315,000. For detailed plans contact the Town Engineering Office.

Click here for an overview plan.

Town Engineer, Jonathan Bodwell, P.E., bodwell.jonathan@northhaven-ct.gov