Public Entities

Building Communities with Local Leaders

CDG has served public entities in the Southeast since 1946. For elected officials and leaders of cities, counties and states and utility boards and authorities, CDG is the engineering partner that will help you show real, meaningful progress to concerned citizens. Our experience working with public entities enables us to help your project move smoothly through every step, from concept and funding to public hearings to construction and completion.

Engineer a better place to live.

We are passionate about helping public officials improve the place they call home. When it comes to building new or rehabilitating aging infrastructure such as roads, water, natural gas and wastewater facilities, CDG provides engineering answers that are effective, economical and sustainable. From business-friendly main street projects to forward-thinking infrastructure improvements, CDG has the resources to meet your needs.

Discover economic development opportunities.

CDG offers more than engineering. CDG is a well-respected economic development partner. Our in-depth knowledge of the process for recruiting new industry and commercial developments helps public entities create jobs, increase tax revenue and improve communities.

Finish on time, on budget.

We do not take your time or investment lightly. CDG has a strong record of completing large-scale projects on time and on budget. We understand the importance of working with our public entity partners to demonstrate fiscal responsibility with taxpayer dollars.

Get the reporting you expect.

When you need to show good stewardship of the environment and taxpayer dollars, CDG makes it simple. Our responsive approach through detailed reporting and clear communication helps to alleviate many of the unique pressures public entities face.

Gain public support.

Public support is just as important as financial support — if not more. After serving public entities for more than 70 years, CDG knows how to help you make your constituents feel included and heard. Our emphasis on clear and frequent communication helps you keep stakeholders informed.

Let’s Talk

Are you looking for an engineering partner who is committed to protecting you through education, advice and advocacy? One who will own your problems until they are fully resolved? Start a relationship with CDG. Talk with us today.

CDG has served public entities in the Southeast since 1946. For elected officials and department heads of cities, counties and states, CDG is the engineering partner that will help you show real, meaningful progress to concerned citizens. Our experience working with public entities enables us to help your project move smoothly through every step, from funding to public hearings to construction and completion.

Engineer a better place to live.

We are passionate about helping city and county officials improve the place they call home. When it comes to building new or rehabilitating aging infrastructure such as roads, water, natural gas and wastewater facilities, CDG provides engineering answers that are effective, economical and sustainable. From business-friendly main street projects to forward-thinking infrastructure improvements, CDG has the resources to meet your needs.

Discover economic development opportunities.

CDG offers more than engineering. For public entities, CDG is a well-respected economic development partner. Our in-depth knowledge of the process for recruiting new industry and commercial developments helps cities and counties create jobs and increase tax revenue.

Finish on time, on budget.

We do not take your time or investment lightly. CDG has a strong record of completing large-scale projects on time and on budget. We understand the importance of working with our public entity partners to demonstrate fiscal responsibility with taxpayer dollars.

Get the reporting you expect.

When you need to show good stewardship of the environment and taxpayer dollars, CDG makes it simple. Our responsive approach through detailed reporting and clear communication helps to alleviate many of the unique pressures public entities face.

Gain public support.

Public support is just as important as financial support — if not more. After serving public entities for more than 70 years, CDG knows how to help you make your constituents feel included and heard. Our emphasis on clear and frequent communication helps you keep stakeholders informed.

Let’s Talk

Are you looking for an engineering partner who is committed to protecting you through education, advice and advocacy? One who will own your problems until they are fully resolved? Start a relationship with CDG. Talk with us today.

PROJECTS

Read the stories below to see how CDG earned its place as a trusted partner for public entities.

Testimonials

  • City of Troy

    “Because of the history we have together, I know I can depend on CDG to produce quality work each time. CDG does an excellent job of keeping me informed and answering any questions I have throughout each project. I can pick up the phone and reach someone right away, and that's invaluable to me.”

    Honorable Jason Reeves, Mayor

  • Cherokee County Industrial Development Authority

    “We have worked with many consultants over the years, and CDG is one of the best. They are at the top of the list to call for help because of their personal attention and quick response. They are professional, economical, and most importantly, we have a great working relationship.”

    Luanne Hayes, Director of Economic Development

  • Blount County Water Authority

    “CDG is like a family to me. They not only provide excellent engineering services, but we also have a friendship that goes far beyond a typical business relationship. I fully trust their advice because I know they have my best interest at heart. That’s why we have chosen to work with CDG over and over again for almost 15 years.”

    Jeff Carter, General Manager

  • Jackson County Economic Development Authority

    “The authority has worked with CDG on several projects in Jackson County, and we have been very pleased with the service we receive each time. The staff is good at returning calls and staying in touch at all times during a project. When we need something or have a question, CDG responds in a very timely manner. We continue to use CDG because of the dependability and consistent performance to meet our needs.”

    Sheila Shepard, Interim Director

  • Walnut Hill Water Authority

    “Working with CDG is not like working with other engineering firms. They are much more personal. They take good care of us and always making sure we get the most value for our money.”

    Robin East, General Manager

  • City of Taylor

    “My favorite thing about working with CDG is the people. They are very easy to get along with and take my call at any time, day or night. They are just overall a great company to work with.”

    Charles Douglas, Field Services Superintendent

  • City of Gadsden

    “CDG’s follow-through is second to none. Every time we contract with CDG, we know the work is going to be done quickly and accurately — no matter the type of project.”

    Shane Ellison, Assistant to the Mayor

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