Louis Atwell to Join the City of Inglewood as Public Works Director. It is our pleasure to announce that Louis Atwell will join the Citys Executive Team on Monday, October 1, 2012, after spending over five years as the Deputy Director of Public Works for the City of Downey where he was in charge of the Utilities and Operations Divisions. Prior to serving in this capacity, Louis spent ten years in the private sector for a civil engineering firm eventually rising to the position of vice president.
Before going into the private sector, Louis served as a principal civil engineer for the Las Vegas Valley Water District (LVVWD) where he planned and designed large-scale water systems for the City of Las Vegas. Prior to this, Louis worked for the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power as a civil engineering assistant.
Mr. Atwell is a California native, having been born and raised in the Inland Empire. He graduated with a degree in Civil Engineering from Cal Poly Pomona, and he is a licensed Professional Engineer (P.E.).