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Location and Design Manuals, Volume 1 Roadway Design
Location & Design Manual - Volume 1 
 Roadway Standard Construction Drawings
 
 Roadway Plan Insert Sheets

Bridge Terminal Assemblies, Curb Ramps, NJ Shape Barrier, Single Slope Inlets, and other sheets.
 
 Proprietary Roadside Safety Devices
Information, Plan Notes, Shop Drawings, and contacts for Anchor Assemblies, End Treatments, and Impact Attenuators and other approved products.
 
 Approved Products List
Opens a new window for ODOT's Office of Material Management's Approved Products List.  Lists Alternate Guardrail Blockouts, Alternate Guardrail Posts, Glare Screens, and Mailbox Supports.

Separate link to Truncated Domes Approval List.
 
 FAQs and Designer Information

Location & Design Manual - Volume 1

 
ODOT publishes the Location and Design Manual as a three volume series.

Office of Roadway Engineering: Volume 1 - Roadway Design
Office of Structural Engineering: Volume 2 - Drainage Design
Office of CADD and Mapping Services: Volume 3 - Highway Plans


 Archived Versions  |  Revision Descriptions​


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collapse Sections : L&D Vol. 1 - Entire Manual ‎(1)
Entire Manual.pdfCurrent L&D Volume I Entire ManualEntire Manual
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collapse Sections : Preface ‎(1)
Manual intro with no TOC.pdfPrefaceManual intro with no TOC
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collapse Sections : Section 0100 ‎(1)
Section 100.pdfDesign Controls and ExceptionsSection 100
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collapse Sections : Section 0200 ‎(1)
Section 200.pdfHorizontal and Vertical DesignSection 200
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section 300.pdfCross Section Designsection 300
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Section 400.pdfIntersection DesignSection 400
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Section 500.pdfInterchange DesignSection 500
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Section 600.pdfRoadside DesignSection 600
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collapse Sections : Section 0700 ‎(1)
Section_700.pdfMulti-Modal ConsiderationsSection_700
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Section 800.pdfAccess, R/W Use & DrivewaysSection 800
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collapse Sections : Section 0900 ‎(1)
Section 900.pdfRoadside Safety Landscape GuidelinesSection 900
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collapse Sections : Section 1000 ‎(1)
Section_1000.pdfPerformance Based Project DevelopmentSection_1000
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collapse Sections : Vol. 1 - Appendices ‎(1)
Sample Plan Notes.pdfSample Plan NotesSample Plan Notes
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collapse Sections : Vol. 1 - References ‎(2)
ref_bridge_replacement_sep98.pdfProcedures for Developing Design Designation for Non-Interstate Bridge Replacement/Rehabilitation Projectsref_bridge_replacement_sep98
8 pages
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ref_waste_borrow_apr02.pdfGuidelines for Identifying Acceptable Location for the Disposal of Waste Material and Construction Debris or the Excavation of Borrow Material within ODOT Right-of-Wayref_waste_borrow_apr02
9 pages
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