Engineering Design Manual

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Engineering Design Manual Table of Contents
       
 Chapter 1    Map and Parcel Map Preparation and Processing Requirements  
       
   Section 1.1  General Information for City Review of Maps 1-1
   Section 1.2  General Map Requirements 1-13
   Section 1.3  Requirements for the Map Title Sheet  1-15
   Section 1.4   Procedure of Survey and Index Sheet  1-47
   Section 1.5  Map Sheets  1-60 
   Section 1.6  Changes to Recorded Maps 1-82
   Section 1.7  Parcel Map Waivers 1-93
   Section 1.8  Condominium Subdivisions and Conversions  1-94 
   Section 1.9  Certificates Of Compliance 1-95
   Appendix 1    
       
 Chapter 2    Permits and Processing  
       
   Section 2.1   General Information  2-1
   Section 2.2  Engineering Department Permits Not Requiring a Record Drawing  2-2
   Section 2.3  Engineering Permits Requiring the Preparation Of A Public Record Drawing  2-7
   Section 2.4  Engineering Department Reviews, Fees and Inspections for Building Permits 2-10
   Section 2.5  The Grading And Improvement Plan Check Process 2-16
   Section 2.6  The Construction Process for Grading and Improvement Permits 2-36
   Section 2.7  Unpermitted Work 2-44
   Appendix 2    
       
 Chapter 3    Grading Plan Preparation and Submittal Requirements   
       
   Section 3.1  General Information for Grading Plans  3-1
   Section 3.2  General Grading Plan Format Requirements  3-6
   Section 3.3  Requirements for the Grading Plan Title Sheet  3-8
   Section 3.4  Requirements for the Grading Sheet 3-15
   Section 3.5  Requirements for the Erosion Control Plan  3-35
   Section 3.6  Items to Be Provided With Grading Plan Submittal 3-37
   Appendix 3    
       
 Chapter 4    Sewer Design Requirements   
       
   Section 4.1  General Information 4-1
   Section 4.2  Sewer Study and Sewer Flows 4-5
   Section 4.3  Sewer Sizing and Minimum Requirements 4-10 
   Section 4.4  Sewer and Access Easements 4-19 
   Section 4.5  Sewer Improvement Plans and Permits  4-22
   Section 4.6  Sewer Reimbursement Districts 4-23 
   Appendix 4    
       
 Chapter 5    Water Design Requirements   
       
   Section 5.1  General Information  5-1
       
 Chapter 6   Drainage Design Requirements   
       
   Section 6.1  General Information 6-1
   Section 6.2  Hydrology Study 6-3
   Section 6.3  Hydraulics 6-6
   Section 6.4  Storm Drain Design 6-7
   Section 6.5  Storm Drain Improvement Plans 6-10
   Section 6.6  Special Drainage Situations 6-12
   Section 6.7  Floodplain and Floodway  6-15
   Appendix 6    
       
 Chapter 7   City of Encinitas BMP Design Manual (Stormwater Manual & Appendices)
  
   Intake Form and Standard SWQMP
    Priority Development Project SWQMP
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