Development Services & Inspection


Development Services is responsible for reviewing development plans and assisting developers, engineers, and property owners through the planning, approval, and installation of new water, sewer, and recycled water facilities. This division is also responsible for mapping of developer constructed facilities. The inspection staff provides quality assurance to private development, City and County projects, and Capital Improvements Program projects as well as utility mark outs via Dig Alert.

Dig alert


The department engineering staff is available to assist the public via email, phone, or by visiting the district office. Development Services can provide information and necessary forms regarding project availability, service installations, construction meters, plan checks, fire flow calculations, capacity and installation fees, Water Agencies' Standards (WAS), easements, and bonding. 

Water Agencies Standard


We strongly encourage appointments to ensure staff availability. Arrangements can be made for times prior to the 9 a.m. counter hours. To schedule an appointment please call the Engineering Counter at 619.258.4635.


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