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Developmental Design Criteria

2020 FDOT Design Manual

2019 FDOT Design Manual

2018 FDOT Design Manual

Plans Preparation Manual (PPM)

2021 FDOT Design Manual

To view the Implementation Bulletin for the current FDM, please see RDB20-11.


Revisions to the 2021 FDM

Development and Processes - Complete FDM Part 1

Chapter

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    Introduction

100

   

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

   

Resurfacing, Restoration, and Rehabilitation (RRR)

115

   

Standard Plans and Standard Specifications

116

   

Alternative Intersection and Interchange Review

117

   

Monitor Existing Structures

    Plans Submittal, Review, and Processing

120

   

Design Submittals 

121

   

Bridge Project Development 

122

   

Design Exceptions and Design Variations

123

   

Engineering Design Estimate Process

124

   

QA/QC Management Plan

125

   

Quality Assurance

126

   

Lane Repurposing Projects

127

   

Community Aesthetic Features

128

   

Federal Aid Project Certification

    Final Plans Processing

130

   

Signing and Sealing Documents

131

   

Plans Processing

132

   

Plan Revisions

133

   

Retention of Electronic Documents

    Lump Sum Projects

140

   

Lump Sum Projects

Design Criteria - Complete FDM Part 2

Chapter

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    Context Based Design

200

   

Context Based Design

201

   

Design Controls

202

   

Speed Management

    Roadway Geometrics

210

   

Arterials and Collectors

211

   

Limited Access Facilities

212

   

Intersections

213

   

Modern Roundabouts (Fastest Path Tools)

214

   

Driveways

215

   

Roadside Safety

216

   

Earthwork

D217

   

Developmental Design Criteria: Diverging Diamond Interchanges

    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

   

FreightUnder Development

228

   

Landscape Design

229

   

Selective Clearing and Grubbing 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

Chapter

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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

   

Stormwater Facilities

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

NexGen Plans Production - Complete FDM Part 9

Chapter

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NexGen Roadmap

   

Crosswalk from Traditional Plans Production to Model-centric Plans Production

    Plans Production

900

   

Production of NexGen Plans

901

   

Sequence of Plans Preparation

902

   

Estimated Quantities Report

904

   

KMZ Project File - Under Development

905

 
 

Cross Sections

    Roadway Plans Set

910

 
 

Key Sheet and Signature Sheet - Under Development

911

   

Model Management

912

   

Project Control - Under Development

913

   

Typical Sections - Under Development

914

   

General Notes - Under Development

915

   

Roadway Plan-Profile

916

   

Drainage Structures

917

   

Stormwater Facilities - Under Development

918

   

Drainage Map

919

   

Soil Survey - Under Development

920

   

Temporary Traffic Control Plan - Under Development

921

   

Utility Adjustments - Under Development 

922

   

Selective Clearing and Grubbing - Under Development

923

   

Miscellaneous Structures - Under Development

924

   

Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP) - Under Development

    Component Plans Set

940

   

Signing and Pavement Marking Plans - Under Development

941

   

Signalization Plans - Under Development

942

   

Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) Plans - Under Development

943

   

Lighting Plans - Under Development

944

   

Landscape Plans - Under Development

945

   

Architectural Plans - Under Development

946

   

Structure Plans - Under Development

947

   

Toll Facilities Plans - Under Development

948

   

Utility Work by Highway Contractor Agreement (UWHC) Plans - Under Development