General Services


The Department of General Services (previously Engineering & Property Management) delivers a broad set of services to the residents of Charlotte and to other municipal agencies. Our goal is to help build a better community for everyone who lives and works in Charlotte.

Our core functions are:

  • Design, construct, maintain and sustain capital infrastructure projects, public facilities and grounds.

  • Review and approve development site plans, storm drainage and erosion control plans; inspect sites for compliance with erosion control regulations.

  • Manage the acquisition of real estate, goods and services through competitive processes.

  • Administer the City's Minority, Women, and Small Business Enterprises (MWSBEs) program and policies.

  • Provide enterprise-wide fleet and operational equipment management and maintenance to the City of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County government organizations.