Engineering Bureau

Our Mission

The Engineering Bureau is responsible for the planning, designing and constructing of the public improvement projects of the City of Akron. Our goal is to produce high quality projects, on schedule and within budget. To do this, we must establish accurate project scopes and estimates, design for economy while maintaining high standards and clarity, and administer our construction contracts with efficient and effective procedures. While doing this, we must also maintain cooperative working relationships with the public, City Council, the administration, other City divisions, consulting engineers, utility company representatives, contractors, developers, suppliers and federal, state and municipal agencies. While accomplishing our mission, we are expected to maintain the highest level of ethics and professionalism.

City Of Akron Bonfire Portal

The City of Akron has partnered with Bonfire Interactive to create a new procurement portal that will allow you to receive notifications of business opportunities and submit bids and proposals to the City of Akron digitally.  Registration is easy and free.

ALL Invitations to Bid, Documents, Q&A, and Bid Submissions are done through Bonfire. Bid tabs and Awards are also publicly posted on Bonfire.

New & Current Vendors – Please be sure to complete the entire registration process paying special attention to vendor type if certified with the State of Ohio, commodity codes associated with your type of business or organization, and upload required documents: W-9 and E.E.O.

Click Here to Register

Engineering Bureau Organizational Chart

Travis L. Capper, PE
City Engineer
166 S. High St. Rm. 701
Akron, Ohio 44308
P: 330 375-2355
F: 330-375-2344

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