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Design Standards & Policies Manual (DS&PM)

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2009 DS&PM Manual effective February 7th, 2010

The most recent version of the 2009 manual is available below.

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                                Table of Contents
                                 (pdf/446kb/20pp)

                                Acronyms
                                 (pdf/68kb/4pp)

                                Definitions
                                 (pdf/94kb/7pp)

                                 2009 DS&PM

                                1  Introduction  (pdf/2.18kb/60pp/01-12-10)
                                      1-1    Development Processes
                                      1-2    Improvement Plan Requirements
                                2  Site Planning (pdf/2.19MB/64pp/01-12-10)
                                      2-1    General Considerations & Requirements
                                      2-2    Environmentally Sensitive Lands (ESL)
                                 3  Land Divisions & Dedications (pdf/925kb/46pp/01-12-10)
                                4  Grading & Drainage (pdf/3.6MB/48pp/01-12-10)
                                5   Transportation (pdf/7MB/188pp/01-12-10)
                                      5-1     Transportation Impact Studies
                                      5-2     ROW Management
                                      5-3     Geometrics
                                      5-4     Traffic Signal Design
                                      5-5     Signs & Markings
                                      5-6     Transit
                                      5-7     Bikeways
                                      5-8     Pedestrian Facilities
                                      5-9     Neighborhood Traffic Management
                                      5-10   Flexible Pavement
                                6   Water (pdf/948kb/31pp/01-12-10)
                                7   Wastewater (pdf/642kb/24pp/01-12-10)
                                8  Streetscapes, Parks & Trails (pdf/3.14MB/90pp/01-12-10)
                                      8-1     Landscaped Medians/ROWs
                                      8-2     Parks
                                      8-3     Non-Paved Trails
                                9   Public Works & Facilities (pdf/3.65MB/66pp/01-12-10)
                                      9-1     Infrastructure Plan Requirements
                                      9-2     Facilities Plan Requirements
                                      9-3     Building Standards
                                      9-4     Construction Bid Documents
                                10  Native Plants (pdf/392kb/10pp/01-12-10)
                                 11  Fire (pdf/414kb/8pp/01-12-10)
                                 12  Disability Access (pdf/977kb/14pp/01-12-10)


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