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Released in January 2006, the award winning Project Development and Design Guide, serves as a national model for developing context-sensitive, community-friendly road and bridge projects.

Commissioner's Introduction

Awards

Chapters

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Table of Contents [PDF - 115 KB]
Chapter 1 - Introduction [PDF - 107 KB]
Chapter 2 - Project Development [PDF - 1.7 MB] [PDF - 773 KB]
Chapter 3 - Basic Design Controls [PDF - 3.9 MB] [PDF - 511 KB]
Chapter 4 - Horizontal and Vertical Alignment [PDF - 5.8 MB] [PDF - 2.2 MB]
Chapter 5 - Cross Section and Roadside Elements [PDF - 24.9 MB] [PDF - 1.1 MB]
Chapter 6 - Intersection Design [PDF - 8.4 MB] [PDF - 1.2 MB]
Chapter 7 - Interchanges [PDF - 10.7 MB] [PDF - 1.8 MB]
Chapter 8 - Drainage and Erosion Control [PDF - 15.5 MB] [PDF - 16 MB]
Chapter 9 - Pavement Design [PDF - 1.2 MB] [PDF - 289 KB]
Chapter 10 - Bridges [PDF - 119 KB]
Chapter 11 - Shared Use Path and Greenways [PDF - 2.5 MB] [PDF - 853 KB]
Chapter 12 - Intermodal Facilities and Rest Areas [PDF - 253 KB] [PDF - 61 KB]
Chapter 13 - Landscape and Aesthetics [PDF - 531 KB] [PDF - 525 KB]
Chapter 14 - Wildlife Accommodation [PDF - 2.5 MB] [PDF - 270 KB]
Chapter 15 - Access Management [PDF - 380 KB] [PDF - 103 KB]
Chapter 16 - Traffic Calming and Traffic Management [PDF - 6.4 MB] [PDF - 590 KB]
Chapter 17 - Work Zone Management [PDF - 1.6 MB] [PDF - 231 KB]
Chapter 18 - Plans, Specifications, and Estimates [PDF - 6.7 MB] [PDF - 2.4 MB]
Glossary [PDF - 195 KB]
Covers and Tabs [PDF - 2.5 MB]

Additional Links

Project Review Committee Page

Project Review Forms

Project Need Form

MS Word (98KB)

PDF (199KB)

Project Initiation Form

MS Word (211KB)

PDF (211KB)

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