The Avon Lake Municipal Building houses the engineering and planning department and is responsible of designing and constructing city projects improving the infrastructure, ensuring proper construction in the right-of-way of subdivisions, managing the process of getting applicants to planning commission. The department is located in Avon Lake, Ohio, and offers various engineering construction projects permission and planning commission s resolution. It also issues permits for homes and properties and information on permits. The department s contractors are registered by the building department of the city council. In addition, the Avon Lake Municipal engineering division also monitors and maintains the city's network of streetlights.