Table of Contents
CITY OF GLENDALE

PUBLIC WORKS

DESIGN STANDARDS



SECTION 1.0000 - GENERAL 1-1

1.0010 AUTHORITY AND PURPOSE 1-1

1.0020 - ENGINEERING POLICY 1-1

1.0030 APPLICABILITY 1-1


1.0040 STANDARD SPECIFICATIONS 1-1


1.0050 APPROVAL OF ALTERNATE MATERIALS OR METHODS 1-2


1.0060 SPECIAL DESIGN PROBLEMS 1-2


1.0070 REVISIONS TO DESIGN STANDARDS 1-2


1.0080 - DEFINITIONS 1-2


1.0090 - CONSTRUCTION PLANS 1-7

1.0091 GENERAL INFORMATION. 1-7


1.0100 PLAN PREPARATION 1-7

1.0101 SHEET SIZE 1-7

1.0102 SETS OF PLANS 1-7


1.0130 REQUIRED SHEETS 1-8

1.0131 TITLE SHEET 1-8

1.0132 PLAN SHEET 1-8

1.0133 - PROFILE SHEET. 1-9

1.0134 DETAIL SHEETS 1-9


1.0140 SUPPORTING INFORMATION 1-10

1.0141 - UTILITY PLAN 1-10


1.0150 - PLAN SUBMITTAL 1-10


1.0160 AS BUILT PLAN REQUIREMENTS 1-10

1.0161 STREET 1-11

1.0162 STORM DRAINS 1-11

1.0163 - SANITARY SEWER 1-11

1.0164 - WATER MAIN 1-11


SECTION 2.0000 EXCAVATION AND GRADING 2-1


2.0010 - PURPOSE 2-1


2.0020 - SCOPE 2-1


2.0030 - PERMITS REQUIRED 2-1


2.0040 - HAZARDS 2-2


2.0050 - DEFINITIONS 2-2


2.0060 - GRADING PERMIT REQUIREMENTS 2-3


2.0080 - BONDS 2-5


2.0090 - CUTS 2-5


2.0100 - FILLS 2-5


2.0110 - SETBACKS 2-6


2.0120 - DRAINAGE AND TERRACING 2-6


2.0130 - EROSION CONTROL 2-7


2.0140 - GRADING INSPECTION 2-7


2.0150 - COMPLETION OF WORK 2-8



SECTION 3.0000 - STORM DRAINAGE 3-1


3.0010 GENERAL DESIGN REQUIREMENTS 3-1

3.0011 SITE DRAINAGE PLANS 3-2

3.0012 PIPE MATERIALS AND SIZE 3-3

3.0013 MINIMUM DESIGN CRITERIA 3-3


3.0020 ALIGNMENT AND COVER 3-4

3.0021 RIGHT OF WAY LOCATION 3-4

3.0022 CURVATURE 3-4

3.0023 MINIMUM COVER 3-4

3.0024 EASEMENTS 3-4

3.0025 RELATION TO WATERCOURSES 3-5


3.0030 - STRUCTURE LOCATION 3-5

3.0031 MANHOLES 3-5

3.0032 CATCH BASINS 3-5

3.0033 - DRY WELLS 3-6

3.0034 - ANCHOR BLOCKS 3-6

3.0035 - WATER BARS 3-6


3.0040 - STORM DETENTION 3-6

3.0041 DEVELOPMENT NOT REQUIRING DETENTION 3-6

3.0043 - DETENTION VOLUME 3-6

3.0044 EMERGENCY OVERFLOW 3-6

3.0045 DETENTION FACILITIES 3-7


3.0050 EROSION CONTROL 3-7

3.0051 EROSION CONTROL APPLICATION 3-7


3.0060 - PRIVATE DRAINAGE SYSTEMS 3-7

3.0061 SUBDIVISIONS 3-7

3.0062 SUBSURFACE DRAINAGE 3-7


3.0070 WATER QUALITY 3-8


SECTION 4.0000 SANITARY SEWERS 4-1

4.0010 GENERAL DESIGN REQUIREMENTS 4-1

4.0011 PIPE MATERIALS AND SIZE 4-1

4.0012 - MINIMUM DESIGN CRITERIA 4-2


4.0020 - ALIGNMENT AND COVER 4-2

4.0021 - RIGHT OF WAY LOCATION 4-2

4.0022 - MINIMUM COVER 4-2

4.0023 SEPARATION WITH WATER LINES 4-3

4.0024 EASEMENTS 4-3

4.0025 - RELATION TO WATERCOURSES 4-3


4.0030 STRUCTURES 4-3

4.0031 MANHOLES 4-3

4.0032 CLEAN OUTS 4-5

4.0033 ANCHOR BLOCKS 4-5

4.0034 - WATER BARS 4-5


4.0040 SERVICE LATERAL 4-6


4.0050 - CONNECTION TO EXISTING SEWERS 4-6


4.0060 - PRIVATE SEWER LINES 4-7


4.0070 - SYSTEM TESTING 4-7


4.0080 - SEWAGE PUMP STATION DESIGN STANDARDS 4-7

4.0081 - GENERAL 4-7

4.0082 - CONSTRUCTION 4-7

4.0083 - CAPACITIES 4-7

4.0084 - HYDROGEN SULFIDE 4-7

4.0085 - ELECTRICAL 4-7

4.0086 - MATERIALS 4-8

4.0087 - ADDITIONAL FEATURES 4-8

4.0088 - OPERATING AND MAINTENANCE DATA 4-8


4.0090 - EROSION CONTROL 4-9


SECTION 5.0000 WATER MAINS 5-1


5.0010 GENERAL DESIGN REQUIREMENTS 5-1

5.0011 PIPE MATERIALS AND SIZE 5-1

5.0012 GRID SYSTEM 5-2

5.0013 - DEAD-END MAINS 5-2


5.0020 ALIGNMENT AND COVER 5-2

5.0021 RIGHT OF WAY LOCATION 5-2

5.0022 MINIMUM COVER 5-3

5.0023 SEPARATION WITH SEWER LINES 5-3

5.0024 EASEMENTS 5-3

5.0025 RELATION TO WATERCOURSES 5-3


5.0030 APPURTENANCES 5-4

5.0031 VALVES 5-4

5.0032 FIRE HYDRANTS 5-4

5.0033 PRESSURE REDUCING AND AIR RELEASE VALVES 5-5

5.0034 - RAILROAD OR HIGHWAY CROSSINGS 5-5

5.0035 ANCHOR BLOCKS 5-5

5.0036 - WATER BARS 5-6


5.0040 - BACKFLOW PREVENTION 5-6


5.0050 WATER SERVICE LINES 5-6


5.0060 SYSTEM TESTING 5-6


5.0070 - EROSION CONTROL 5-6


SECTION 6.0000 - STREETS 6-1


6.0010 GENERAL DESIGN REQUIREMENTS 6-1

6.0011 - RIGHT OF-WAY AND PAVEMENT WIDTH 6-1

6.0012 ACCESS 6-1

6.0013 TRAFFIC ANALYSIS 6-2

6.0014 INTERSECTIONS 6-3

6.0015 HALF STREET CONSTRUCTION 6-4

6.0016 STREET CLASSIFICATION 6-4

6.0017 DESIGN SPEED 6-5


6.0020 - HORIZONTAL/VERTICAL CURVES, AND GRADES 6-5

6.0021 HORIZONTAL CURVES 6-5

6.0022 VERTICAL CURVES 6-5

6.0023 GRADES 6-5

6.0024 - STREETS - EXISTING 6-6

6.0025 - STREETS - NAMES 6-6

6.0026 - STREETS - ADJACENT TO RAILROAD RIGHT-OF-WAY 6-6

6.0027 - STREETS - MARGINAL ACCESS 6-6


6.0030 PAVEMENT DESIGN 6-6


6.0040 CONCRETE CURB 6-6

6.0041 CURB RETURN RADIUS 6-7


6.0050 PARKING 6-7


6.0060 SIDEWALKS 6-9

6.0061 - WHEELCHAIR RAMPS 6-9


6.0070 BIKEWAYS 6-9

6.0071 BIKEWAY LOCATION, WIDTH 6-10

6.0072 DESIGN CRITERIA 6-10

6.0073 CONSTRUCTION 6-10

6.0074 LIGHTING 6-11

6.0075 - DETERRING MOTOR VEHICLE USE 6-11


6.0080 DRIVEWAYS 6-11


6.0090 STREET LIGHTING, NAMES AND SIGNAGE 6-12

6.0091 STREET LIGHTING 6-12

6.0092 STREET NAMES AND TRAFFIC CONTROL 6-13


6.0100 - MAILBOXES 6-13


6.0110 - STREET SYSTEM DESCRIPTION AND FUNCTION 6-13

6.0111 - GENERAL GUIDELINES 6-13

6.0112 - FUNCTIONAL CLASSIFICATIONS 6-13


6.0120 PERMANENT DEAD END STREETS 6-14


6.0130 ALLEYWAYS AND PRIVATE RESIDENTIAL 6-14

STREETS/ACCESS WAYS

6.0131 - ALLEYWAYS 6-14

6.0132 - PRIVATE RESIDENTIAL ACCESS WAYS 6-14

6.0133 - PAVEMENT CUTS 6-15

6.0134 - SHOULDERS 6-15


SECTION 7.0000 - PERMIT 7-1

7.0010 - APPLICATION FOR PERMIT 7-1

7.0011 - APPLICATION 7-1

7.0012 - PERMIT FEES 7-1

7.0013 - EXPIRATION 7-1

7.0015 - PENALTY 7-2

7.0016 - RIGHT OF APPEAL 7-2

7.0017 - PLANS 7-2


7.0020 - INSPECTIONS 7-2

7.0021 - GENERAL 7-2

7.0022 - INSPECTIONS FOR RIGHT-OF-WAY IMPROVEMENTS 7-2

7.0022 - INSPECTION RECORD CARD 7-2

7.0023 - INSPECTION REQUESTS 7-3

7.0025 - REQUIRED INSPECTIONS 7-3


7.0030 - INSPECTIONS 7-3


7.0031(a) - INSPECTIONS BY THE CITY 7-3


Glendale Design Standards v June 2003