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Engineering

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Oncor tree trimming in UP - updated

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Snider Plaza REAP Strategy

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January 2020 UPdate.

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Rainbow Trout Stocking in Caruth Park - December 3 & January 22.  

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The Arbor - January 2020.

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Updates on aggravated robbery at CVS/Mockingbird

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Tuesday, January 28 at 4 p.m. - Elementary Explorers at UP Public Library.

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Wednesday, January 29 at 3:45 p.m. - Preschool Story Time at UP Public Library.

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Wednesday, January 29 at 5 p.m. - Court Night

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Thursday, January 30 at 10:45 a.m. - Toddler Story at UP Public Library.

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Thursday, January 30 at 3:30 p.m. - STEAM Station at UP Public Library.

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Friday, January 31 at 10:45 a.m. - Baby Story Time at UP Public Library.

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Tuesday, February 4, 2020 - City Council Meeting

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The Engineering Division provides a variety of services relating to the planning, design and construction of the City's Capital Improvement Program (CIP) projects.  These include:
 

  • Engineering review of all proposed construction within the city limits.
  • Coordination of all outsourced engineering design services.
  • Construction management of all CIP projects constructed in the public right-of-way.
  • Provide engineering support to other departments of the City.
 


Peek Service Center
4420 Worcola Street
Dallas, Texas 75206
 

While every effort is made to keep this information up-to-date, time-sensitive data and information on the website should be considered unofficial. Official information is available from the City of University Park Engineering Department at 4420 Worcola, Dallas, 75206, or by calling 214-987-5447.


Construction Standards

The City of University Park has its own General Construction Standards.  The City's standards are based on the North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG) Standard Specifications for Public Works Construction.  The City has revised portions of NCTCOG's Specifications, and the divisions that are revised are included in the City of University Park General Construction Standards green book.  The specifications from the General Construction Standards green book are linked below.  The construction details from the green book are only available through the Engineering Department at 4420 Worcola.
 

General Construction Standards


Global Positioning System

The City of University Park has a Global Positioning System (GPS) of 23 GPS monuments throughout the City. These monuments are used for planning, design and construction activities, and control for aerial mapping. Each monument is marked with a 3.25 inch diameter aluminum disc.

A map with all monument locations is linked below. Survey Control Data Sheets for each monument are also linked below. A data sheet and location sketch is included for each GPS monument.
 

City of University Park GPS Monument Map
GPS Monument Data Sheets
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