City of Youngsville General Engineering Services

Project Location: Youngsville, LA

Project Summary

McBade Engineers & Consultants, L.L.C. has been contracted by the City of Youngsville to provide City Engineering Services on an as-needed basis at the request of the Mayor that includes the following:

  • Attend meetings with the Mayor, City Staff and or other City representatives
  • Design and construction management of small City infrastructure repair and/or rehabilitation projects
  • Review subdivision planning documents and prepare compliance documentation for preliminary subdivision and plat approvals.
  • Prepare for and conduct subdivision and plat approval public hearings and provide documentation of hearing comments
  • Review engineering reports, plans or other technical documents
  • Perform field investigations and site condition assessments which include documentation of existing field conditions of a site (i.e. obtain photographs and document roadway, drainage, erosion and/or utility infrastructure)
  • Assist in implementation of Floodplain Management Program which includes verifying Base Flood Elevations (BFE), reviewing 100-year floodplain analyses, reviewing elevation certificates, reviewing and preparing no-rise certifications for City projects within the floodplain
  • Assist with acquisition of servitudes for City projects through coordination with City Staff, consultants, City Attorneys and City contractors
  • Attend meetings with other agencies as a representative for the City
  • Assist in the planning of capital projects as well as their review and implementation
  • Perform construction observation for City projects
  • Perform occasional construction observation on private projects throughout the City to assure compliance with permit
  • Develop and maintain City GIS by adding infrastructure as constructed and documented on asbuilts
  • Maintain library of asbuilts, drainage studies and construction documents for developments and Capital Improvement Projects
  • Maintain City water model with new development and capital projects
  • Maintain City drainage model once developed with new developments and capital projects
  • Assist with the development and maintenance of a City maintenance program for roads, drainage, water and sewer infrastructure
  • Assist with the review of boundary line adjustment plats
  • Assist with the investigation and resolution of City infrastructure complaints
  • Assist with grant writing for funding mechanisms for Capital Improvement Projects
  • Assist with the development of new City ordinances for commercial development as well as technical requirements for City infrastructure

Work by firm (or sub consultants) which best illustrates project experience relevant to typical work required in the advertisement

Nature of firm’s responsibility & firm members involved

Sub Consultant
  • Pamela Gonzales Granger, P.E. – Project Manager/ 100% of work in Louisiana
  • Jeremy Fontenot, P.E. – Project Engineer/100% of work in Louisiana
  • Lucas Hudspeth, E.I. – Staff engineer intern/100% of work in Louisiana

Owner’s name, address, and telephone number

Owner/Agency Name: City of Youngsville

Address:  305 Iberia Street, Youngsville, LA
Phone: 337-856-4181

Completion date & cost in thousands

Start Date:  April 1, 2016
End Date: Ongoing
Eng. Cost: $700,000
Const. Cost:  N/A