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Paving/Drainage Details

The detail sheets presented here are “typicals” which should be utilized on projects involving these facilities for public construction. They are not to be modified unless you do not concur with the design or you feel they need modification due to a specific circumstance. In both instances you will need to make a written request and receive written authorization from the Department of Public Works for any modifications. You may contact the Department of Public Works by clicking here.

It is your responsibility to verify that you have obtained the most current detail sheets from this website. We recommend checking this website for revisions regularly. All detail sheets submitted to the Department of Public Works shall be sealed, signed, and dated by a Licensed Engineer.

Texas Department of Transportation

The Department of Public Works has chosen to utilize certain existing Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) detail sheets to complement our in-house detail sheets. These detail sheets are not available on our website. However, they may be obtained from TxDOT’s website. From their main menu, select e-Business, then CAD Standards. Continue through the menus to reach each detail listed below.

  • Bridge Standards \ Railing Standards \ Miscellaneous Rails
      • Steel Pipe Pedestrian Rail (PR1)
  • Roadway Standards \ Barriers (Flexible)
      • Metal Beam Guard Fence (MBGF-03)

Downloadable Detail Sheets

Detail sheets are provided in AutoCAD (DWG) and Adobe’s Portable Document Format (PDF). You will need the appropriate software application to view these files. Adobe Acrobat Reader can be obtained free of charge through Adobe’s web site for viewing the PDF files.

(Unless otherwise noted, details below have a revision date of 11/21/2014)

Drainage

Miscellaneous

  • Flume with Sidewalk Crossing
    dwg | pdf
  • Gabion Mattress to Concrete
    dwg | pdf
  • Overflow Flume
    dwg | pdf
  • Subdrains
    dwg | pdf

Pipes and Connections

  • Pipe Collar
    dwg | pdf
  • Pipe Embedment (Revision 10/31/16)
    dwg | pdf
  • Storm Drain Connection to Existing Inlet
    dwg | pdf
  • Storm Drain Connection to Existing RCP
    dwg | pdf

Structures

Paving

Curb and Gutter

  • Integral Curb and Gutter
    dwg | pdf
  • Median Nose Pavers
    dwg | pdf
  • Rollover Curb and Gutter
    dwg | pdf
  • Separate Curb and Gutter (Revision 7/17/15)
    dwg | pdf
  • Valley Gutter (Revision 12/22/15)
    dwg | pdf

Miscellaneous Paving

  • Epoxy Tie Bar Butt Joint
    dwg | pdf
  • Longitudinal Contraction Joint
    dwg | pdf
  • Pavement Header
    dwg | pdf
  • Pavement Reinforcing
    dwg | pdf
  • Sawed Contraction Joint
    dwg | pdf
  • Sidewalk Transverse Expansion Joint( Revision 10/31/16)
    dwg | pdf
  • Transverse Expansion Joint
    dwg | pdf

Sidewalks and Walls

  • Sidewalk 4 Foot (Revision 11/07/16)
    dwg | pdf
  • Sidewalk 4 Foot With Wall (Revision 12/22/15)
    dwg | pdf
  • Sidewalk 6 Foot (Revision 11/07/16)
    dwg | pdf
  • Sidewalk 6 Foot With Wall (Revision 12/22/15)
    dwg | pdf
  • Sidewalk With Low Wall (Revision 12/22/15)
    dwg | pdf
  • Wall Liner
    dwg | pdf

Street Trench Repair

  • Existing Street Backfill and Repair (Revision 3/11/16)
    dwg | pdf
  • Temporary Pavement Repair
    dwg | pdf

Typical Approaches

  • Typical Drive Approach Connecting Asphalt Street With Curb and Gutter  (Revision 12/22/15)
    dwg pdf
  • Typical Drive Approach Connecting Existing Rural Asphalt (Revision 12/22/15)
    dwg pdf
  • Typical Drive Approach On A Concrete Street  (Revision 12/22/15)
    dwg pdf

Typical Paving Sections

  • 28 Concrete Section
    dwg | pdf
  • 28 HMAC Rural Section
    dwg | pdf
  • 28 HMAC Section
    dwg | pdf
  • 38 Concrete Section
    dwg | pdf
  • 38 HMAC Section
    dwg | pdf
  • 45 Concrete Section
    dwg | pdf
  • 56 Concrete Section
    dwg | pdf
  • 90 Divided Roadway
    dwg | pdf
  • 120 Divided Roadway
    dwg | pdf
  • Reclamation Collector Detail (Revision 7/17/15)
    dwg | pdf
  • Reclamation Residential Detail (Revision 7/17/15)
    dwg | pdf

Street Lighting

  • Streetlighting – Double Davit Pole
    pdf
  • Streetlighting – Electrical Service Exterior Diagram
    pdf
  • Streetlighting – Electrical Service Panel Layout – Pole Mounted
    pdf
  • Streetlighting – Electrical Service Panel Layout
    pdf
  • Streetlighting – LEOTEK FIXTURE SPECS
    pdf
  • Streetlighting – Power & Control Wiring Diagram
    pdf
  • Streetlighting – Signal Poles and Mast Arms
    pdf

Miscellaneous

  • Cover Sheet
    dwg | pdf
  • Dead End Barricade
    dwg | pdf
  • Project Sign Detail
    dwg pdf
  • Project Sign Detail With Tarrant County
    dwg | pdf
  • Title Block
    dwg | pdf
  • Traffic Control Device Detail
    dwg | pdf