Standard Specifications for Improvements

Table of Contents


Section I. General Conditions
  1. Plan and Stormwater Submittal
  2. Plan Review Fees and Inspection Fees
  3. Monuments and Markers
Section II. Streets
  1. General Conditions
  2. Pavement
    1. Pavement Standards
    2. Typical Cross Sections
  3. Drainage Fabric
  4. Sidewalks
  5. Drive Approaches
  6. Guardrail
  7. Traffic Regulatory Signs and Striping
  8. Street Name Signs
  9. Traffic Studies
  10. Traffic Signal Hardware
  11. Street Lighting
    1. General
    2. Installation for Local and Minor Collector Streets
    3. Installation for Arterial and Major Collector Streets
  12. Inquiries regarding street trees, please reference the City of Aurora Approved Street Tree Species table.
  13. Temporary Turn Arounds
  14. Street Cuts
  15. Half Streets
Section III. Utilities
  1. Storm Sewer
    1. Specifications and Design Requirements
    2. Frame and Grates
    3. Sump Pumps
  2. Sanitary Sewer
    1. General
    2. Sanitary Sewer Pipe Material
    3. Sanitary Sewer Testing
  3. Water Supply
    1. General
    2. Watermain
    3. Fittings
    4. Brass Wedges
    5. Valves
    6. Valve Boxes
    7. Valve Vaults
    8. Pipe Restraint
    9. Fire Hydrants
    10. Taps and Pressure Connections
      1. Water Services
    11. Pressure Connections
  4. Granular Trench Backfill
  5. Manholes, Catch Basins, and Inlets
  6. Final Adjustments
Section IV. Storm Water Management
  1. General
  2. Release Rate
  3. Detention Requirements
  4. Wet Bottom Detention Design
  5. Dry Bottom Detention Design
  6. Drainage and Stormwater Management Report Submittal
Section V. Grading
  1. Retaining Wall
Section VI. Standards for Individual Lot Improvement and Inspection
  1. Prerequisites for Building Permits for Lots without a Master Grading Plan
  2. Occupancy Permits

Appendix A Exhibits