Engineering – South Jordan


Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs) for Midas Creek being Updated

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) issued updated/preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs) for Midas Creek, which runs through portions of South Jordan City.

Residents that live or own property in the areas near and around Midas Creek, please refer to the FEMA website where you will be able to view the proposed flood hazard maps to see if your property will be effected by the changes.

Before these changes go into effect there is a mandatory appeal period from now until June 9, 2020.  All appeals and comments must meet the following criteria:

  • All appeals/technical comments must be based on technical data that meets FEMA mapping standards and demonstrates the need to update the preliminary study.
  • All appeals/technical comments and supporting technical data concerning property in South Jordan City should be submitted to the City no later than May 29, 2020, allowing time for review and forwarding of the appeal to FEMA, within the appeal period.

After viewing the online information on the FEMA website, if you have additional questions please contact Jared Francis, South Jordan City Engineering Department, at (801) 254-3742.

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Process to Submit Small Cell Application

Storm Drainage Master Plan (2011)

Contact: 801-446-HELP

Development questions:

Contact: Shane Greenwood, P.E. Supervising Senior Engineer

Capital improvement project questions:

Contact: Ken Short, P.E. Supervising Senior Engineer

engineering inspection questions:

Contact: Matthew Bowcut, Engineering Inspector Supervisor

daybreak engineering inspection questions:

Contact: Burt Merrill, Construction Manager

land disturbance permit questions:

Contact: Nicole Cannon, Engineering Permit Technician

encroachment permit questions:

Contact: Nicole Cannon, Engineering Permit Technician


Contact: Jeremy Nielson, P.E. Deputy City Engineer


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