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Roadway Design

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FDOT Design Manual

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Development and Processes - Complete FDM Part 1 (Link)

Chapter

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      Introduction

100

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Introduction

Link

   

Context Classification

102

   

Glossary of Terms

103

   

Standard Forms

104

   

Public Involvement

105

   

Aesthetic Design

106

   

Exempt Public Documents

      Plans Development Processes

110

   

Initial Engineering Design Process

111

   

Final Engineering Design Process

112

   

Update Engineering Design Process

113

   

Right of Way Requirements

114

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Resurfacing, Restoration, and Rehabilitation (RRR)

115

   

Standard Plans and Standard Specifications

116

   

Roundabout Evaluation (Evaluation Forms)

      Plans Submittal, Review, and Processing

120

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Design Submittals

121

   

Bridge Project Development

122

   

Design Exceptions and Design Variations

123

   

Engineering Design Estimate Process

124

   

Quality Assurance and Quality Control

125

   

Federal Aid Project Certification

126

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Lane Elimination Projects

127

   

Community Aesthetic Features

      Final Plans Processing

130

   

Signing and Sealing Documents

131

   

Plans Processing and Revisions

      Lump Sum Projects

140

   

Lump Sum Projects

Design Criteria - Complete FDM Part 2 (Link)

Chapter

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      Context Based Design

200

   

Context Based Design

201

   

Design Controls

      Roadway Geometrics

210

   

Arterials and Collectors

211

   

Limited Access Facilities

212

   

Intersections

213

   

Modern Roundabouts

214

   

Turnouts and Driveways (currently under development)

215

   

Roadside Safety

216

   

Earthwork

      Other Facilities

220

   

Railroads

221

   

Utilities

222

   

Pedestrian Facilities

223

   

Bicycle Facilities

224

   

Shared Use Paths

225

   

Public Transit Facilities

226

   

Patterned Pavement and Architectural Pavers

227

   

Freight (currently under development)

228

   

Landscape Design

      Traffic Design

230

   

Signing and Pavement Marking

231

   

Lighting

232

   

Signalization

233

   

Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS)

      Temporary Traffic Control

240

   

Transportation Management Plan (TTC Forms)

241

   

Lane Closure Analysis

242

   

Traffic Pacing Design

243

   

Portable Changeable Message Signs

      Drainage and Permits

250

   

Hydraulic Data and Agency Permits

251

   

Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP) Development

      Structures

260

   

Bridge Structures

261

   

Structural Supports for Signs, Luminaires, and Traffic Signals

262

   

Retaining Walls

263

   

Geosynthetic Design

264

   

Noise Walls and Perimeter Walls

265

   

Reinforced Concrete Box and Three-Sided Culverts

266

   

Bicycle and Pedestrian Bridges

267

   

Shop Drawing Submittals

Plans Production - Complete FDM Part 3 (Link)

Chapter

Bulletin Webinar Description

300

   

Production of Plans

301

   

Sequence of Plans Preparation

302

   

Key Sheet

303

   

Signature Sheet

304

   

Summary of Pay Items

305

   

Drainage Map and Bridge Hydraulic Recommendation Sheet

306

   

Typical Sections

307

   

Summary of Quantities

308

   

Summary of Drainage Structures and Optional Materials Tabulation

309

   

Project Layout

310

   

Project Control

311

   

General Notes

312

   

Roadway Plan-Profile

313

   

Special Profiles and Back-of-Sidewalk Profiles

314

   

Intersection and Interchange Details and Layouts

315

   

Drainage Structures

316

   

Lateral Ditch and Outfalls, Retention or Detention Areas, and Mitigation Areas

317

   

Special Details

318

   

Soil Survey

319

   

Cross Sections

320

   

Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP)

321

   

Temporary Traffic Control Plan

322

   

Utility Adjustments

323

   

Selective Clearing and Grubbing

324

   

Miscellaneous Structures

325

   

Signing and Pavement Marking Plans

326

   

Lighting Plans

327

   

Signalization Plans

328

   

Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) Plans

329

   

Landscape Plans

330

   

Utility Work by Highway Contractor Agreement (UWHC) Plans