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Specifications and Estimates

Program Management / Local Agency

Local Agency Specifications

Program Management
Local Agency Program (LAP) Specifications:
  • On the State Highway System (On-System) LAP projects must use Divisions II and III of the FDOT Standard Specifications for Road and Bridge Construction and implemented modifications in accordance with the LAP Manual.
  • Off-System LAP projects must use the pre-approved Big 4 Specifications or local agency specifications approved in advance in accordance with the LAP Manual.
Off-System LAP Specifications ("Big 4") The "Big 4" Specifications were developed in conjunction with the Florida Green Book Committee, our Local Agency Program (LAP) partners, the Florida Association of County Engineers and Road Superintendents (FACERS), and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA).
Off-System LAP Specifications Guidelines
Information on preparing the administrative portion of contract documents for Off-System LAP projects.
On-System LAP Specifications Guidelines
Information on preparing the administrative portion of contract documents for On-System LAP projects.
On-System LAP Specifications Guidelines
(Design Build)
Information on preparing the administrative portion of contract documents for Design Build On-System LAP projects.

Division 1 Specifications for Local Agencies are found in Specs on the Web.



Other Local Agency Specifications

Reworked Asphalt Concrete Pavement
for Local Agency Use
This process consists of reworking the existing asphalt pavement using, at the Contractor's choice, either milling and plant produced hot-mix asphalt or the hot-in-place recycling process.

NOTE: For any technical questions, please contact Patrick Overton at

850-414-4348. These files MAY NOT BE USED on any FDOT projects.

Archived Specifications for
Local Agency Use
Specifications available through this site are archived Specification files no longer approved for use by the Florida Department of Transportation.

NOTE: These files MAY NOT BE USED on any FDOT projects.

Florida Pavement
Preservation Council
Specifications available through this site are provided by the Florida Pavement Preservation Council. These specifications were not developed by and are not owned by the Florida Department of Transportation.

NOTE: These files MAY NOT BE USED on any FDOT projects.


For other resources on the Local Agency Program, visit the Local Agency Program web site.