R. Corey Almas, P.E., joined the City of Madison Heights in July of 2012 as the Streets & Facilities Coordinator and was promoted to Director of Public Services in July of 2019. Prior to Madison Heights, he spent 14 years with Nowak & Fraus Engineers providing construction inspection, civil engineering design, and project management services for several local municipalities.
Corey has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering from Wayne State University. He holds a Professional Engineer license from the State of Michigan, and previously held MDOT Certifications in Aggregate, Bituminous Lab, Density, and Concrete, as well as DEQ Soil Erosion & Sedimentation Control and Storm Water Management - Construction Site certifications.
During his tenure with Madison Heights, Corey has obtained his DEQ Water Works System Operator S-1 certification and is the City’s water distribution system Operator in Charge. Corey has also obtained the 3A, 3B, 6, and 7F Commercial Pesticide Applicator certifications from the Michigan Department of Agriculture, the Playground Safety Inspector certification from the National Recreation and Park Association, and has successfully completed the Michigan Public Service Institute three year program through Central Michigan University. Corey is presently the Chairperson for the City’s Traffic Safety Committee, and also sits on the Oakland County FAC Technical Committee.