Tuesday, July 07, 2015
Design and Construction Design Standards Manual

Design Standards Manual

 The final version of the Design Standards Manual is being completed and will soon be posted in its entirety.  The chapters that are currently posted  have been revised and the final, approved versions are found below.

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pdf-15 Table of Contents-- Final Approved June 2015

 General Requirements

         pdf-15 GR1 Acronyms and Definitions 

         pdf-15 GR2 Introduction 

         pdf-15 GR3 Variances
                 pdf-15 Exhibit GR3-1 - Variance Process Diagram
                 pdf-15 Exhibit GR3-2 - Variance Request Form
          pdf-15 GR4 Contracts, Fees and Permits 
                 pdf-15 Exhibit GR4-4 - Sanitary Sewer Design Summary
         pdf-15 GR5 Project Coordination
         pdf-15 GR6 Survey
                 pdf-15 Exhibit GR6-1 - Surveying and Inspection Notice
                 pdf-15 Exhibit GR6-2 - Data Control Card
                 pdf-15 Exhibit GR6-4 - Horizontal and Vertical Control Map
                 pdf-15 Exhibit GR6-6 - Structure Data Sheet
                 pdf-15 Exhibit GR6-7 - Description Line and Point Codes
          pdf-15 GR7 Easements
                 pdf-15 Exhibit GR7-1 - Property Acquisition Summary Sheet
          pdf-15 GR8 Subsurface Investigations
                 pdf-15 Exhibit GR8-2 - Sample Right of Access Agreement
                 pdf-15 Exhibit GR8-3 - Pavement Core Report Log Sheet
                 pdf-15 Exhibit GR8-4 - Hydrologic Soil Group Map
                 pdf-15 Exhibit GR8-5 - Soil Test Pit Log Sheet
          pdf-15 GR10 Final Record Drawings
                   pdf-15 Exhibit GR10-1 - Record Drawing Sample 01
                   pdf-15 Exhibit GR10-2 - Record Drawing Sample 02
          pdf-15  GR11 Life Cycle Cost Analysis
                   pdf-15 20 YR Life Cycle Evaluation with Appendices


         pdf-15 SW1 Acronyms and Definitions
         pdf-15 SW2 Introduction
                    pdf-15 Exhibit SW3-1 - Topographic Minimum Requirements
                    pdf-15 Exhibit SW3-2 - Detention Facility Design Summary
         pdf-15 SW4 Special Discharges
         pdf-15 SW5 Hydrology
                    pdf-15 Exhibit SW5-1 - Time of Concentration Worksheet
                    pdf-15 Exhibit SW5-3 - Runoff Curve Numbers for Urban Areas
                    pdf-15 Exhibit SW5-4 - Runoff Curve Numbers for Undeveloped Areas
         pdf-15 SW6 Storm Sewers
                   pdf-15 Exhibit SW6-1 - Values of Manning's Roughness Coefficient
                   pdf-15 Exhibit SW6-2 - Manhole Sizing
         pdf-15 SW7 Inlets
         pdf-15 SW8 Culverts
         pdf-15 SW9 Open Channels
         pdf-15 SW10 Crossings
         pdf-15 SW11 Stormwater Management
                   pdf-15 Exhibit SW11-2 - Example of SMP for a redevelopment Project
                   pdf-15 Exhibit SW11-6 - Example of Rate Based Model
                   pdf-15 Exhibit SW11-7 - Basin Control Structure Examples
                   pdf-15 Exhibit SW11-8 - Public Protection Details
                   pdf-15 Exhibit SW11-9 - Wet Detention Basin Detail
                   pdf-15 Exhibit SW11-10 - Typical Dry Basin Configuration
                   pdf-15 Exhibit SW11-12 - Detention Facility Design Summary  
          pdf-15 SW12 Erosion Control
                   pdf-15 Exhibit SW12-1 - Submittal Requirements Under Rule 5
                   pdf-15 Exhibit SW12-2 - Basic Submittal/Stormwater Red Flags
                   pdf-15 Exhibit SW12-4 - Application for SWPP Permit
                   pdf-15 Exhibit SW12-5 - Technical Review and Comment Form Cover
                   pdf-15 Exhibit SW12-6 - Site Plan Routing Review Checklist
                   pdf-15 Exhibit SW12-7 - Construction Site Inspection Report

Sanitary Sewer 

        pdf-15 SA2 Introduction
        pdf-15 SA3 Special Discharges
                  pdf-15 Exhibit SA4-1 - Area Map
                  pdf-15 Exhibit SA4-2 - Sample Sanitary Sewer Service Area Map
        pdf-15 SA5 Sewer Design
                  pdf-15 Exhibit SA5-2 - Hydraulic Elements of Circular Sewers
                  pdf-15 Exhibit SA6-2 - Special Sewer Tap Approval
        pdf-15 SA7 Manhole Design  
                  pdf-15 Exhibit SA8-1 - Lift Station Details


        pdf-15 W1 Acronyms and Definitions
        pdf-15 W2 Introduction
        pdf-15 W3 Special Requirements
                 pdf-15 Exhibit W4-1 - Water Tap Permit Information Form
        pdf-15 W5 Water Main Design
                pdf-15 Exhibit W5-4 - Soil Survey Report Form
                pdf-15 Exhibit W5-5 - Minor Losses Worksheet 1
        pdf-15W6 Building Services
                 pdf-15 Exhibit W6-1 - Small Water Meter Spacing
                 pdf-15 Exhibit W6-2 - Water Meter Radio Endpoint
                 pdf-15 Exhibit W6-4 - Fire Line Water Meter Spacing
        pdf-15 W7 Appurtenances
        pdf-15 W8 Backflow Prevention
        pdf-15 W9 Fire Services
                 pdf-15Exhibit W9-1 - Fire Service Riser Detail


        pdf-15 MA1 Acronyms and Definitions

        pdf-15 MA2 Introduction
        pdf-15 MA5 Storm Materials
                   pdf-15 Exhibit MA5-1 - Inlet Placement        
                   pdf-15 Exhibit MA5-2 - Common Stormwater Storage Systems
                   pdf-15 Exhibit MA5-3 - SQU Lists
                   pdf-15 Exhibit MA5-4 - Property SQU Checklist
        pdf-15 MA6 Sanitary Sewer Materials     
                  pdf-15 Exhibit MA6-1 - Pressure Test Report for PVC
                  pdf-15 Exhibit MA6-2 - Pressure Test Report for HDPE
         pdf-15 MA7 Water Materials   
                  pdf-15 Exhibit MA7-2 - Pressure Test Report for PVC
                  pdf-15 Exhibit MA7-3 - Pressure Test Report for HDPE

  CADD Standards

        pdf-15 CADD1 Acronyms and Definitions

        pdf-15 CADD2 Introduction
                  pdf-15 Exhibit CADD2-1 - Project (CADD) Folder Structure
        pdf-15 CADD3 Submittals
                  pdf-15 Exhibit CADD3-1 - Minimum Electronic CADD Deliverables
        pdf-15 CADD4 Organization
                  pdf-15 Exhibit CADD5-1 - Title
                  pdf-15 Exhibit CADD5-2 - General Notes
                  pdf-15 Exhibit CADD5-3 - Cross Sections
                  pdf-15 Exhibit CADD5-4 - Details
                  pdf-15 Exhibit CADD5-5 - Schedules
                  pdf-15 Exhibit CADD5-6 - Plan
                  pdf-15 Exhibit CADD5-7 - Plan & Profile
                  pdf-15 Exhibit CADD5-8 - Layout Index
                  pdf-15 Exhibit CADD5-9 - Survey Control
                  pdf-15 Exhibit CADD5-10 - Erosion Control
                  pdf-15 Exhibit CADD5-11 - Traffic Control
                  pdf-15 Exhibit CADD5-12 - Demolition
                  pdf-15 Exhibit CADD5-13 - Demolition
                  pdf-15 Exhibit CADD5-14 - Restoration
                  pdf-15 Exhibit CADD5-16 - Electrical
        pdf-15 CADD6 Layers
        pdf-15 CADD7 Symbols

Master Specifications  

Standard Drawings and Details