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Volume 3 - Design Criteria

PART I.  
Page
A. Preliminary Investigation
I - 1
B. Submittal Requirements
I - 2
C. Improvement Plans
I - 3
D. Specifications
I - 5
E. Utility Systems
I - 6
F. Street Trees - Landscaping and Irrigation
I - 6
G. Covenants, Conditions and
Restrictions (CC&R's)
I - 6
H. Improvement Security
I - 6
I. Fees
I - 6
J. Condominium Plans
I - 7
K. Final Map
I - 7
L. Construction Permits
I - 7
M. Reference Standards for Design
I - 8

PART II. SURVEYING AND GRADING  
Page
A. Surveying Procedures
II - 1
B. Soils Investigation and foundation Report
II - 1
C. Grading Plans, General
II - 2
D. Plot and Finish Grading Plans
II - 2
E. Retaining Walls
II - 3
F. Trenching and Backfills
II - 4
G. Storm Water Pollution Prevention
II - 4

PART III. STREET DESIGN CRITERIA  
Page
A. Public Street, General
III - 1
B. Alignment
III - 1
C. Gradient
III - 1
D. Pavement Structural Sections
III - 2
E. Private Developments
III - 2
F. Speed Humps
III - 3
G. Side Walks
III - 3
H. Street Names
III - 3

PART IV. DRIVEWAYS AND OFF-STREET
PARKING AND LOADING FACILITIES
 
Page
A. Driveways
IV - 1
B. Parking Lots and Off-Street
Parking and Loading Facilities
IV - 2
C. Sidewalk Repair Criteria
IV - 3

PART V. STORM DRAIN DESIGN CRITERIA  
Page
A. Hydrology Studies and Hydraulic Analyses
V - 1
B. Size Criteria
V - 1
C. Alignment
V - 2
D. Materials
V - 3
E. Storm Drain Design for Private Street Systems
V - 3
F. NPDES Permit Requirements
V - 4

PART VI. SANITARY SEWER SYSTEM DESIGN CRITERIA
(PUBLIC AND PRIVATE)
 
Page
A. Size Criteria
VI - 1
B. Alignment
VI - 1
C. Materials
VI - 2
D. Maintenance Requirements
VI - 3

PART VII. WATER SYSTEM DESIGN CRITERIA  
Page
A. Water Distribution, General
VII - 1
B. Water Demand Projection
VII - 1
C. Fire Flow Requirement
VII - 1
D. Water Storage and Transmission Facilities
VII - 2
E. Hydraulic Design Criteria
VII - 2
F. Design Pressure
VII - 2
G. Alignment
VII - 3
H. Materials
VII - 3
I. Cathodic Protection
VII - 4
J. Water Services
VII - 4
K. Fire Hydrants
VII - 4
L. Thrust Blocks
VII - 6
M. Backflow Prevention Devices
VII - 6
N. Maintenance Requirements
VII - 6

PART VIII. TRAFFIC CONTROL, SIGNING & LIGHTING  
Page
A. Traffic Studies
VIII -1
B. Traffic Signal Design Criteria
VIII -1
C. Street Lighting Design Criteria
VIII -2
D. Signing and Striping
VIII -3
E. Maintenance Requirements
VIII -3

PART IX. SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS FOR REDWOOD SHORES,
AND OTHER AREAS WITH BAY MUD CONDITIONS
 
Page
A. General
IX - 1
B. Grading Criteria
IX - 1
C. Storm Drainage
IX - 2
D. Sanitary Sewer Design
IX - 3
E. Water Distribution
IX - 3

PART X.  
Page
A. Submittals and Shop Drawings
X - 1
B. Cut Sheets
X - 1
C. Revisions to Existing Sheets
X - 2
D. Addition of New Sheets
X - 2
E. Record Drawings
X - 2

PART XI.  
Page
A. General
XI - 1
B. Design Intent
XI - 1
C. Submittal Requirements
XI - 1
D. Utility Design Criteria
XI - 2
E. Utility Inspection Maintenance and
Settlement Monitoring Program
XI - 4
F. Special Drawings for Utilities on Landfill
XI - 5

PART XII ATTACHMENTS
Page
Attachment A-1 General Notes
XII - 1
Attachment A-2 Water Notes
XII - 2
Attachment A-3 Notes for Working in Unincorporated Areas
XII - 3
Attachment B Map of "Bay Mud"
XII - 4
Attachment C Typical Grading & Geotechnical
Engineer's Certificates
XII - 5
Attachment D Plot and Finish Grading Plan Requirements For Private Development
XII - 6
Attachment D-1 Typical Lot Drainage
XII - 10
Attachment D-2

Slope Requirements, Building Setbacks, Floor Elevations

XII - 11

XII - 11A

Attachment E Parking Dimensions
XII - 12
Attachment E-2 Parking Ramps and Turning Radii
XII - 13
Attachment F Trench Clearances from Footings
XII - 14
Attachment G Rainfall (I.D.F.) Curves
XII - 15
Attachment H Improvement Plan Layout
XII - 16
Attachment I Fees and Charges
XII - 17
Attachment J Comparison of Datum
XII - 18
Attachment K Checklist for Processing Final Maps
XII - 19
Attachment L Sewage Generation Worksheet
XII - 23
Attachment M Design Review Checklist
XII - 24
Attachment N Redwood City Speed Hump Policy
XII - 25
Attachment O Synthetic Unit Hydrograph
XII - 26
Attachment P Fire Trucks Turnouts
XII - 27
Attachment Q Water Demand Projection Worksheet
XII - 28
Attachment R1 NPDES Project Applicant Checklist
XII - 31
Attachment R2 NPDES Development Review Checklist
XII - 42
Attachment S Geotech/Geologist Final Report
XII - 45

 

 

 

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