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Bureau of Design and Environment Manual
And Procedure Memorandum Updates

Bureau of Design and Environment Manual
The Bureau of Design and Environment Manual (BDE Manual) has been prepared to provide uniform practices for the Department and consultant personnel preparing Phase I studies and reports and contract plans for Department projects. The BDE Manual presents most of the information normally required in the development of a typical roadway project. Download the BDE Manual at:

BDE Procedure Memorandums
The BDE Procedure Memorandums are issued to aid users in keeping track of revisions to the BDE Manual and understanding their background. BDE Procedure Memorandums are available at:

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