Public Works Engineering Standard Plans
The Standard Plans contained in this manual have been prepared for the guidance of engineers, contractors and developers who have an interest in the preparation of plans and the construction of facilities and improvements under the jurisdiction of the City of Long Beach.
The Standard Plans are to be used in conjunction with the currently adopted edition of the Standard Specifications, and the Long Beach amendments to the Standard Specifications.
Conformance with these standards will reduce design costs and the processing time needed to review and approve plans. These standards may be modified from time to time, as required.
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100 General Roadwork
Section 105 - Driveways Section 106 - Alley Intersection Section 107 - Local Street, Service Road and Alley Typical Cross Sections Section 112 - Bus Pull-out Bay Section 113 - Bus Stop Street Pad Section 114 - Asphalt Concrete Milling Details Section 115 - PCC Pavement Cold Milling Details Section 116 - Curb and Gutter, Curb and Sidewalk, or Driveway Replacement or Construction Section 117 - Curb, Gutter, and Sidewalk Replacement or Construction with Root Barrier at Existing Tree Locations Section 118 - Turnaround for Residential Cul-de-sac Streets Section 119 - Turnaround for Local Other than Residential Cul-de-sac Streets Section 120 - Superelevated Knuckle Section 121 - Header Board for Asphalt Concrete Pavement Section 122 - Curb Ramps (As of 11-13-17) Section 122 - Curb Ramps (Prior to 11-13-17) Section 123 - Guard Pipe Details Section 124 - Chain Link Fence & Gates Section 126 - Water Gate Box Reconstruction and Adjustment Section 127 - Trench Requirements in Street Right-of-Way (As of 11-13-17) Section 127 - Trench Requirements in Street Right-of-way (Prior to 11-13-17) Section 128 - Permanent Barricade Section 129 - Steel Plate Requirements for Open Trench Section 132 - Standard Symbols Section 133 - Bus Stop Parkway Pad Section 136 - Construction Information Sign Section 137 - Speed Hump Section 138 - Street Tree Root Shaving Detail
200 Monuments and Benchmarks
Section 201 - Type A Centerline Monument (As of 11-13-17) Section 201 - Type A Centerline Monument (Prior to 11-13-17) Section 202 - Type C Centerline Monument (As of 11-13-17) Section 202 - Type C Centerline Monument (Prior to 11-13-17) Section 203 - Type 1 Benchmark (As of 11-13-17) Section 203 - Type 1 Benchmark (Prior to 11-13-17) Section 204 - Casting Installation for Existing Tie Monuments (As of 11-13-17) Section 204 - Casting Installation for Existing Tie Monuments (Prior to 11-13-17) Section 205 - Corner Curb Tie Installation (As of 11-13-17) Section 205 - Corner Curb Tie Installation (Prior to 11-13-17) Section 206 - Spike and Washer
300 Traffic Striping and Pavement Markers
Section 307 - Crosswalk Details Section 308 - Traffic Striping and Arrow Markings for Turn Pockets, Optional Lanes and Through Lanes Section 309 - Stop and Stop Bar Markings Section 310 - Pavement Markings at School and Pedestrian Crossings Section 311 - Bicycle Striping and Markings Section 312 - Parking Lot Striping, Marking and Signing Section 313 - Overhead-mounted Street Name Sign Section 314 - Fire Hydrant Markers Section 315 - Longitudinal Crosswalk Section 316 - Parking Meter Post Installation Section 317 - Traffic Sign Installation Section 318 - Street Name Sign Installation Section 319 - Standard Street Name Sign Section 320 - Historic District Customized Street Name Sign
Section 401 - Irrigation Symbols Section 402 - Irrigation Controller Enclosure Section 404 - Electrical Pull Box and Splice Section 405 - Electric Remote Control Valve Section 406 - Manual Control Valve Section 407 - Sprinkler Head Installation - Type A Section 408 - Sprinkler Head Installation - Type B Section 409 - Quick Coupler Control Valve Installation Section 410 - Gate Valve Section 411 - Backflow Preventer Installation Section 412 - Reclaimed Water Filter Section 413 - Flow Sensor Section 414 - Moisture Sensor Section 415 - Typical Controller Diagram Section 416 - Tree Bubbler Section 417 - Pipe Trenching
Section 501 - Tree Single Staking Section 502 - Tree Double Staking Section 503 - Tree Guying Section 504 - Tree Root Barrier Section 505 - Concrete Mowing Strip for Planter Beds Section 506 - Mower Access Curb Depression
- 600 Storm Drain
700 Street Lighting
Section 701 - Concrete Light Standard Type A & B Section 702 - Concrete Light Standard Type C & D Section 703 - Concrete Light Standard Type F Section 704 - Concrete Light Standard Type G Section 705 - Concrete Light Standard Type H Section 706 - Mast Arms and Mounting Heights Section 707 - Typical Foundation Details Section 708 - Pull Box and Conduit Details Section 709 - Pull Box Street Light Conduit and Conductor Details Section 710 - Feed Point and Electrical Service Control Cabinet Section 711 - Power Pole Service Connection Section 712 - Conductor Splicing Details Section 713 - Fuseholder Details Section 714 - Water Main Encasement Details Section 716 - General Notes
Section 801 - Naples Island Bulkhead Handrail Section 802 - Pier and Float Layout Section 803 - Pier Installation Section 804 - Optional Support Systems for Narrow Piers Section 805 - Brow Section 806 - Precast Piles Section 807 - Float Access Platform Section 808 - Pipe Moorings and Davits Section 809 - Welded Steel Ladder
- 900 Airfield