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SECTION 1 - TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION FIGURE

1. Standard Driveway Connection to TXDOT Highways (Asphalt Pavement Only)

 

Fig 1.2

2. Standard Driveway Connection to TXDOT Highways (Concrete Pavement w/curb & gutter)

Fig 1.2

   
SECTION 2 - PAVING DETAILS  
1. Transverse Expansion Joint Fig. 2.1
2. Construction Joint  Fig. 2.2
3. Sawed Transverse and Longitudinal Dummy Joint   Fig. 2.3
4. Transverse Contraction Joint  Fig. 2.4
5. Keyway Detail   Fig. 2.5
6. Concrete Header Fig. 2.6
7. Pavement Terminus Detail Fig. 2.7
8. Plan of Pavement Joints   Fig. 2.8
9. 6" Integral Curb   Fig. 2.9
10. 6" Integral Surmountable Curb (Hand Finished and Slip Form)    Fig. 2.10ab
11. Concrete Curb and Gutter with Concrete Pavement   Fig. 2.11 
12. Concrete Curb and Gutter with Asphalt Pavement (Section)  Fig. 2.12 
13. Concrete Curb and Gutter with Asphalt Pavement (Plan View)  Fig. 2.12b 
14. Concrete Curb and Gutter with Construction Joint   Fig. 2.13
15. Cul-De-Sac Joint Layout  Fig. 2.14 
16. Street Intersection Layout  Fig. 2.15 
17. Left and Right Turn Lane  Fig. 2.16 
18. Left and/or Right Turn Lane Widening  Fig. 2.17 
19. Stamped and Patterned Concrete Fig. 2.18 
20. Asphalt Pavement Replacement Fig. 2.19 
21. Concrete Pavement Replacement   Fig. 2.20 
   
SECTION 3 - ALLEY & DRIVEWAY ACCESS DETAILS   
1. Typical Alley Turnout  Fig. 3.1
2. Driveway Connection to Alley  Fig. 3.2 
3. Driveway Paving Detail "Concrete Drive w/Asphalt Pavement"  Fig. 3.3 
4. Driveway Paving Detail "Concrete Drive w/Concrete Pavement"  Fig. 3.4 
5. Driveway Paving Detail "Concrete Drive w/Surmountable Curb"  Fig. 3.5 
6. 45 degree Residential Alley Intersection Detail Fig. 3.6 
7. 90 degree Residential Alley Intersection Detail  Fig. 3.7 
8. Alley "T" Intersection  Fig. 3.8 
9. Residential Alley Adjacent to Thoroughfare  Fig. 3.9 
10. Standard Residential Alley  Fig. 3.10 
11. Driveway Layout (Truck Entrance)   Fig. 3.11 
   
SECTION 4 - SIDEWALK DETAILS (UPDATED MAY 2012)    
 1. Standard Sidewalk Details Typical Fig. 4.1 
 2. Lead Walk (Residential Areas Only) Fig. 4.2 
 3. Section Through Sidewalk Fig. 4.3 
4. Section Through Drive Approach  Fig. 4.4 
5. Retaining Wall With Integral Sidewalk (Section)  Fig. 4.5 
6. Retaining Wall With Integral Sidewalk (Plan View)  Fig. 4.5b 
7. Sidewalk Adjacent to Inlet or Curb  Fig. 4.6 
8. Concrete Walk Over Flume Fig. 4.7
9. Barrier Free Curb Ramp (Diagonal)  Fig. 4.8a
10. Barrier Free Curb Ramp (Directional)  Fig. 4.8b 
11. Barrier Free Curb Ramp (Directional)  Fig. 4.8c 
12. Barrier Free Curb Ramp (Directional) Fig. 4.8d 
13. Barrier Free Curb Ramp (Diagonal) Fig. 4.8e 
14. Barrier Free Curb Ramp Section  Fig. 4.9
15. General Notes & Detectable Warnings-Modified TXDOT Standard Ped05  Fig. 4.10  
16. Curb Ramp-Modified TXDOT Standard Ped05  Fig. 4.11 
17. ADA Ramps (Replaceable Wet Set Tactile Warning Surface Units)  Fig. 4.12 
18. ADA Ramps (Embedment Panel Tactile Warning Surface Units)  Fig. 4.13  
19. ADA Ramps (Surface-Mount / Retrofit Tactile Warning Surface Units) Fig. 4.14  
   
SECTION 5 - TRAFFIC CONTROL PLANS AND TRAFFIC CONTROL DEVICES  
1. Median Opening and Left Turn Layout (4-Lane Divided 100' ROW)  Fig. 5.1 
2. Median Opening and Left Turn Layout (6-Lane Divided 120' ROW)  Fig. 5.2 
3. Installation Pattern for Raised Pavement Markers-Left and Right Turn Lane Fig. 5.3
4. Installation Pattern for Right and Left Turn Lane Using Thermoplastic  Fig. 5.4
5. Installation Pattern for Raised Pavement Markers - Multi Lane or Two Lane Undivided   Fig. 5.5
6. Installation Pattern for Using Thermoplastic Markings on New Concrete or Asphalt Streets   Fig. 5.6 
7. Use of the Turn Arrow and the Word "Only" for Left-Turn Lanes Fig. 5.7
8. Use of the Turn Arrow and the Word "Only" for Right-Turn Lanes   Fig. 5.8
9. Pavement Dual Turn, Pavement Marking and Signs Fig. 5.9 
10. High & Low Speed Detection Plan   Fig. 5.10 
11. Conduit & Cable Chart Fig. 5.11 
12. Conduit & Ground Box Summary   Fig. 5.12 
13. Traffic Light Heads (Signal Head and Pole Placement Chart)   Fig. 5.13
14. Traffic Signal Pole Assembly and Legend   Fig. 5.14 
15. Design Controls and Criteria (WB-40 Design Vehicle)  Fig. 5.15a
16. Design Controls and Criteria (WB-50 Design Vehicle)  Fig. 5.15b 
17. Design Controls and Criteria (SU Design Vehicle) Fig. 5.15c 
   
SECTION 6 - SCREENING WALL DETAIL  
1. Standard Thin Wall (Elevation)   Fig. 6.1 
2. Standard Thin Wall (Cross Drainage)  Fig. 6.2 
3. Thin Wall Pier Detail (w/ Pier Section)  Fig. 6.3
4. Thin Wall Detail (w/ Mow Strip)   Fig. 6.4
   
SECTION 7 - SANITARY SEWER DETAIL   
1. Flat Top Precast Manhole Fig. 7.1
2. Vented Flat Top Precast Manhole   Fig. 7.1a 
3. Concentric Precast Manhole   Fig. 7.2
4. Concentric Cast in Place Manhole   Fig. 7.3 
5. Eccentric Precast Manhole Fig. 7.4
6. Eccentric Cast in Place Manhole   Fig. 7.5
7. Inside Drop Connection Manhole  Fig. 7.6 
7a. Manhole Abandonment detail Fig. 7.6a 
8. Transition for 5' & 6" Manhole Details Fig. 7.7
9. Reside Manhole Abandonment Detail   Fig. 7.8 
10. Standard C.I. Manhole Frame & Cover   Fig. 7.9 
11. Bolt Down Manhole and Cover Fig. 7.9a 
12. Residential Cleanout & Service   Fig. 7.10 
13. Main Line Cleanout End of Sewer Line   Fig. 7.11 
14. Typical Pipe Installation Detail (Water, Sewer, Storm)   Fig. 7.12 
15. Detail of Concrete Collar Fig. 7.13 
16. Inspection Port Two Way Cleanout   Fig. 7.14 
17. Encasement Pipe Requirements   Fig. 7.15 
18. Aerial Crossing   Fig. 7.16 
19. Aerial Crossing Fig. 7.16a 
   
SECTION 8 - WATERLINE DETAILS  
1. Fire Hydrant Installation Fig. 8.1
2. Typical Water Service Connection   Fig. 8.2 
3. Typical Blow-Off Valve Installation  Fig. 8.3 
4. Modified Blow-Off Valve Installation Fig. 8.4 
5. Typical Air Valve Installation (16' dia. or Larger)   Fig. 8.5 
 6. Modified Air Valve Installation Fig. 8.6 
7. Detail for Water Main Lowering   Fig. 8.7 
8. Butterfly Valve Detail "Plan View"  Fig. 8.8a
9. Butterfly Valve Detail "Elevation View & Valve Vault Cover"   Fig. 8.8b 
10. Direct Bury Butterfly Valve Detail   Fig. 8.8c 
11. Modified Butterfly Valve Detail Fig. 8.9
12. Valve Blocking & Adjustable Valve Box Detail Fig. 8.10
13. Typical Gate Valve Installation   Fig. 8.10a 
14. Double Check Detector Check and Vault Detail   Fig. 8.11 
15. Tee Flanged Ends & Cross Flanged ends w/ Flanged Valves   Fig. 8.12 
16. Vertical Thrust Blocking Fig. 8.13 
17. Horizontal Thrust Blocking Fig. 8.14 
18. City of Lewisville Specification for Water Meters Fig. 8.15 
19. Water Meter Vault Assembly (3" & 4" Metron Water Meter) Fig. 8.16
20. Water Meter Vault Assembly (6" & 8" Metron Water Meter)  Fig. 8.16a
21. Water Meter Vault Assembly (12" Ultra Sonic Meter Assembly)   Fig. 8.16b
22. Meter Face Detail   Fig. 8.17 
23. City of Lewisville Specification for Water Meter Boxes   Fig. 8.18 
24. Meter Box & Meter Detail  (1-1/2" & 2") Fig. 8.19
25.  Residential Water Meter Fig. 8.19a
26. Residential Meter Box Cover   Fig. 8.20 
27. (Misc. Meter Box Sheets) Fig. 8.21
   
SECTION 9 - DRAINAGE DETAILS  
1. Curb Inlet Fig. 9.1
2. Curb Inlet (Section B-B) Typical for all Inlets   Fig. 9.2 
3. Recessed Inlet Fig. 9.3 
4. Recessed Inlet (Section D-D)  Fig. 9.4 
5. Standard C.I. Inlet and Manhole Frame and Cover   Fig. 9.5 
6. Notes Applicable to All Inlets Fig. 9.6
7. Type "Y" Inlet   Fig. 9.7 
8. Two Grate Combination Inlet  Fig. 9.8 
9. Three Grate Combination Inlet  Fig. 9.9 
10. Four Grate Combination Inlet  Fig. 9.10 
11. Section A-A and Steel Bars Call-Outs Combination Inlet  Fig. 9.11 
12. Section B-B and Section C-C Combination Inlet   Fig. 9.12 
13. Combination Inlet - Alley Paving Blockout Details   Fig. 9.13 
14. Storm Drain Manhole Detail Fig. 9.14 
15. Manhole with Cast-In-Place Riser (General Notes)   Fig. 9.15 
16. Concrete Headwalls for Pipe Culverts (12-72" diameter)  Fig. 9.16 
 17. Type "C" Headwall Fig. 9.17 
 18. Sloped Reinforced Concrete Pipe End Treatment Fig. 9.18
 19. Flume Detail Fig. 9.19 
 20. Composite Earthen and Concrete Lined Channel Fig. 9.20 
 21. Concrete Lined Channel Detail Fig. 9.21 
   
SECTION 10 - CASTLE HILLS MASTER METER DETAILS  
1. 12 Inch Meter Vault Specification Cover  Fig. 10.1 
2. 12 Inch Meter Vault Assembly (Side View)  Fig. 10.1a
3. 12 Inch Meter Vault Assembly (Top View )  Fig. 10.1b
4. 12 Inch Meter Vault Assembly (End View)  Fig. 10.1c 
5. 12 Inch Meter Vault Assembly (Parts)  Fig. 10.1d
6. 12 Inch Meter Vault Assembly (Parts con't)  Fig. 10.1e
7. 12 Inch Meter Vault Assembly (Parts con't)  Fig. 10.1f
8. 16 Inch Meter Vault Specification Cover  Fig. 10.2 
9. 16 Inch Meter Vault Assembly (Side View)  Fig. 10.2a
10. 16 Inch Meter Vault Assembly (Top View )  Fig. 10.2b
11. 16 Inch Meter Vault Assembly (End View)  Fig. 10.2c
12. 16 Inch Meter Vault Assembly (Parts)  Fig. 10.2d
13. 16 Inch Meter Vault Assembly (Parts con't)  Fig. 10.2e
14. 16 Inch Meter Vault Assembly (Parts con't)  Fig. 10.2f
15. 20 Inch Meter Vault Specification Cover  Fig. 10.3
16. 20 Inch Meter Vault Assembly (Side View)  Fig. 10.3a
17. 20 Inch Meter Vault Assembly (Top View ) Fig. 10.3b
18. 20 Inch Meter Vault Assembly (End View)  Fig. 10.3c
19. 20 Inch Meter Vault Assembly (Parts) Fig. 10.3d
20. 20 Inch Meter Vault Assembly (Parts con't)  Fig. 10.3e
21. 20 Inch Meter Vault Assembly (Parts con't)  Fig. 10.3f
22. Electrical Services Cover  Fig. 10.4
23. TXDOT Electrical Service Detail   Fig. 10.4a
24. Tesco Controls Service Pedestal Model 26-000  Fig. 10.4b 
25. Tesco Controls Service Pedestal Model 26-000 (con't)  Fig. 10.4c 
26. Tesco Controls Service Pedestal Model 26-000 (con't)  Fig. 10.4d 
27. Meter Electronic Enclosures Communication  Fig. 10.5 
28. Proline Ultrasonic Flow Measuring System w/ Transit Time Meter and Reorder  Fig. 10.5a 
29. Proline Ultrasonic Flow Measuring System w/ Transit Time Meter and Reorder (con't)  Fig. 10.5b 
30. Proline Ultrasonic Flow Measuring System w/ Transit Time Meter and Reorder (con't) Fig. 10.5c 
31. Quazite Signal Base  Fig. 10.5d 
32. Naztec Control Base  Fig. 10.5e 
33. Dismantling Joints, Gate Valve, Check Valve Cover  Fig. 10.6 
34. Dismantling Joints  Fig. 10.6a 
35. Dismantling Joints (specification)  Fig. 10.6b 
36. Mueller Resilient Wedge Gate Valve Cover  Fig. 10.6c 
37. Mueller Resilient Wedge Gate Valve Cover (overview)  Fig. 10.6d 
38. Mueller Resilient Wedge Gate Valve Cover (overview)  Fig. 10.6e 
39. Mueller Resilient Wedge Gate Valve Cover (specification)  Fig. 10.6f 
40. Mueller Resilient Wedge Gate Valve Cover (specification)  Fig. 10.6g 
41. Mueller Resilient Wedge Gate Valve Cover (specification)  Fig. 10.6h 
42. Mueller Resilient Wedge Gate Valve Cover (specification)  Fig. 10.6i 
43. Mueller Resilient Wedge Gate Valve Cover (specification)  Fig. 10.6j 
44. Mueller Resilient Wedge Gate Valve Cover (specification)  Fig. 10.6k 
45. Mueller Resilient Wedge Gate Valve Cover (specification)  Fig. 10.6l 
46. Mueller Resilient Wedge Gate Valve Cover (specification) Fig. 10.6m
47. Mueller Resilient Wedge Gate Valve Cover (specification)  Fig. 10.6n 
48. Aluminum Floor Access Doors, Sump Pumps, Pipe Supports & Link seal Cover  Fig. 10.7 
49. USF Fabrication Access Doors (Cover)  Fig. 10.7a 
50. USF Fabrication Access Doors (specifications & details)  Fig. 10.7b 
51. USF Fabrication Access Doors (specifications & details) Fig. 10.7c 
52. USF Fabrication Access Doors (specifications & details)  Fig. 10.7d 
53. Grainger Sump Pump (3/4 HP) Fig. 10.7e 
54. Grainger Sump Pump (3/4 HP con't)  Fig. 10.7f 
55. Standon Adjustable Pipe Supports  Fig. 10.7g 
56. Standon Flange Cradle Supports (Model S96 overview)  Fig. 10.7h 
57. Standon Flange Cradle Supports (Model S96 specification) Fig. 10.7i 
58. Standon Adjustable Pipe Saddle Supports (Overview)  Fig. 10.7j 
59. Standon Adjustable Pipe Saddle Supports (dimensions)  Fig. 10.7k 
60. Link Seal Cover  Fig. 10.7l 
61. Link Seal Modular Seal (installation techniques)  Fig. 10.7m 
62. Link Seal Modular Seal (installation techniques con't)  Fig. 10.7n 
63. Link Seal Modular Seal (installation techniques con't)  Fig. 10.7o 
64. Link Seal Modular Seal (installation techniques con't)  Fig. 10.7p 
65. Cell Cell Cast Disk (specification)  Fig. 10.7q 
66. Castle Hills Master Meter Vault (General Requirements)  Fig. 10.8 
67. Circular Chart Reorder (Specification Sheet)  Fig. 10.9 
68. Circular Chart Reorder (Specification Sheet con't) Fig. 10.9a 
69. Circular Chart Reorder (Specification Sheet cont')  Fig. 10.9b 
70. Grainger Pressure Transmitter (2HLT1)  Fig. 10.10 
   
SECTION 11 - GENERAL NOTES  
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