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Public Works Standards, Details, Manuals, Plans & Studies

Last updated: APRIL 2017

All documents link to PDF files unless otherwise noted.

Reference Title Additional documentation Last Modified
PWES-001.5 Transportation Standards and Details for the Engineering Division   4/1/2017
PWES-002.0 Streetscape Design Manual   1/1/1993
PWES-003.0 Sidewalk Initiative   10/23/2002
PWES-004.0 Water Quality Management Plan   1/1/2004
PWES-005.1 Storm Drainage Design & Technical Criteria   11/1/2013
PWES-006.0 Sanitary Sewer Design Technical Criteria Manual   3/1/2008
PWES-007.0 Construction Activities Stormwater Manual   6/1/2010
PWES-008.0 Aesthetically Enhanced Detention and Water Quality Ponds   9/1/2010
PWES-009.0 Traffic Engineering Services Signal, Sign & Marking Standards   1/12/2012
PWES-010.0 Wastewater Capital Projects Standard Construction Specifications
PDF Portfolio - requires Adobe Acrobat; right-click to download 
PWES-011.1 Wastewater Management Standard Detail Drawings   8/1/2015
PWES-012.1 Street Lighting Design Guidelines   3/1/2017
PWES-013.0 Ultra Urban Green Infrastructure Guide   3/1/2016
PWES-014.0 Bikeway Design Guidelines   6/1/2016
PWES-015.0 Uncontrolled Pedestrian Crossing Guidelines   9/1/2016
Public Works Master Plans

These documents drive the planning and development of Public Works' projects and priorities. New plans are adopted after rigorous study and review and are periodically updated to reflect the changing conditions in the City and County of Denver.