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RECURRING SPECIAL PROVISIONS

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Standard Specifications for Road and Bridge Construction

This book outlines the general requirements and covenants applicable to all highway construction improvements as well as provisions relating to materials, equipment and construction requirements for individual items of work (as defined in the book) on road and bridge construction projects awarded by the Department. It is recommended that local agencies use this book for their projects.

Highway Standards

These drawings show the details of various construction items and are used in conjunction with the Standard Specifications. The applicable Standards are referenced on the cover sheet of the plans.

Local Roads Recurring Special Provisions (LRSs)

Local Roads Recurring Special Provisions are Recurring Special Provisions issued for statewide use to cover the needs of local agencies when they differ from those of the State. LRSs are printed with the Supplemental Specifications and inserted into a contract proposal by using the Bureau of Local Roads Check Sheet. The designer is responsible for placing an “X” by the appropriate LRS for the project and including the check sheet in the contract proposal.

CONTRACT SPECIAL PROVISIONS

Bureau of Design & Environment Special Provisions (BDESPs)

These special provisions are issued by the Bureau of Design and Environment four times a year. They are inserted into contracts as they apply.

Local Roads Special Provisions (LRs) & Special Details (LR SDs) - Updated 10/19/12

Local Roads Special Provisions are Contract Provisions issued for statewide local agency use. These special provisions are written to cover the needs of local agencies when they differ from those of the State. These special provisions are designated with an LR before a number. The number references the Section number of the Standard Specifications for Road and Bridge Construction, for example: LR 109.

Local Roads Special Details are designed to be used with recurring special provisions. These special details are designated with a LR SD before a number. The number references the check sheet item the special detail belongs with, for example LR SD16.

Guide Bridge Special Provisions (GBSPs)

Guide Bridge Special Provisions are Contract Special Provisions issued for statewide use by the Bureau of Bridges and Structures. The designer is responsible for including the appropriate GBSPs into the proposal for each project.

Cross Reference, Check, & Usage Sheets


Index Sheet - The index sheet provides a listing of supplemental specifications. Updated Updated 10/31/13

Check Sheet - The Check Sheet contains a listing of Recurring Special Provisions. The check sheet shall be placed in the contract documents with mandatory or desired special provisions checked. Updated 10/31/13

Usage Sheet - The Usage Sheet gives the project usage of the year's recurring, inserted, and local roads special provisions. Updated 02/12/14

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