In a time when economic development, orderly growth, sound infrastructure, sustainable rates, and balanced budgets are hurdles every municipality faces, expertise and unparalleled dedication to progress are integral parts to keeping a municipality moving forward. Today’s challenging times have led to limited resources, making already tough decisions an even larger struggle.

Ruekert & Mielke, Inc. (R/M), a local Midwestern civil engineering firm backed by six decades of experience, partners with municipalities to aid them in building better communities. Our team of experts are steeped in the knowledge of your area. Our employees aren’t just engineers, financial analysts, or support staff. We live, work, and play in local communities. Our understanding of your daily challenges and citizen expectations give us an authentic perspective to create the best strategies for tackling a wide range of problems.

Our team embraces technology to provide your community with technology-driven engineering solutions. This approach, rooted in digital construction reporting, a cloud GIS portal, a file sharing intranet, SCADA, long-range capital improvement planning and asset management tools demonstrates our firm’s evolution towards providing efficient and cost-effective municipal engineering solutions.


  • Development Review
  • Infrastructure Planning
  • Pavement Management
  • Capital Improvement Planning
  • Geographic Information System (GIS)
  • Surveying
  • Road/Utility Design
  • Construction
  • Administration
The most valuable service I get from R/M is personal attention. Our City Engineer lives here. He is a taxpayer with ties to the community. He is one of us, above and beyond the professional qualifications.
— City of Columbus, WI