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Bulletin - Archive 1998 to 2011

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Archives for all Bulletins, Updates and Memorandums from 1998 to 2011

 

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Manual File Name Abbreviations
 

BE = Basis of Estimate P1 = Plans Preparation (Volume 1) P2 = Plans Preparation (Volume 2) DM = Drainage Manual  RDB = Design Bulletins 

MM = Misc. Memos DS = Roadway & Traffic Design Standards

File Name Description File Date
RDB11-12 Roadway Design Bulletin 11-12/Estimates Bulletin 11-07  
High Performance Contrast Tape for Skip Pavement Markings on Concrete Surfaces
08/15/11
RDB11-11 Roadway Design Bulletin 11-11
Accommodating Aboveground Fixed Utilities (AFUs)
07/08/11
RDB11-10 Roadway Design Bulletin 11-10
Special Events
07/01/11
RDB11-09 Roadway Design Bulletin 11-09
Design Standards Modifications January 1, 2012
07/05/11
RDB11-08 Roadway Design Bulletin 11-08/Estimates Bulletin 11-06  
Plan Quantity Concept - No Contingencies
06/30/11
RDB11-07 Roadway Design Bulletin 11-07/Structures Design Bulletin C11-07
Incorporation of Prefabricated Steel Truss Pedestrian Bridges in FDOT Bid Documents
06/30/11
RDB11-06 Roadway Design Bulletin 11-06/Structures Design Bulletin C11-04
FHWA Every Day Counts Initiative - Precast Bridge Components
04/05/11
RDB11-05 Roadway Design Bulletin 11-05
Design Standards Modifications July 01, 2011
03/10/11
RDB11-04 Roadway Design Bulletin 11-04
IMPLEMENTATION - PLANS PREPARATION MANUAL - JANUARY 1, 2011 Update
02/03/11
RDB11-03 Roadway Design Bulletin 11-03/DCE Bulletin 02-11
OSHA Rule (29 CFR Part 1926) Cranes and Derricks in Construction
01/14/11
RDB11-02 Roadway Design Bulletin 11-02
Design Standards Modifications July 01, 2011-Update
01/12/11
RDB11-01 Roadway Design Bulletin 11-01
Design Standards Modifications July 01, 2011
01/04/11
RDB10-11.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 10-11
Electronic Display Signs
10/11/10
RDB10-10.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 10-10
Coordination of Vertical Clearance Design Exceptions on the Interstate System
08/9/10
RDB10-09.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 10-09 / Safety Office Bulletin 10-01
Benefit/Cost Analysis, Roadside Safety Analysis Program and Discount (Interest) Rate
08/9/10
RDB10-08.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 10-08
Design Standards Modifications January 1, 2011
07/2/10
RDB10-07.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 10-07/DCE Bulletin 08-10
Interstate Projects affecting Business Logo Structures
05/26/10
RDB10-06.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 10-06/Structures Bulletin C10-03
Implementation of Developmental Designs Standards Policy
05/14/10
RDB10-05.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 10-05
2009 Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD) Implementation in Florida
04/15/10
RDB10-04.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 10-04
Median Landscaping at Intersections Policy
02/23/10
RDB10-03.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 10-03
Implementation - Plans Preparation Manual January 1, 2010 Update
02/10/10
RDB10-02.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 10-02/Estimates Bulletin 10-1
Pipe Culvert Optional Material - "Optional Pipe" Pay Items
02/10/10
RDB10-01.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 10-01
Design Standards Interim Modifications Jul. 1, 2010
01/12/10
RDB09-08.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 09-08/ Estimates Bulletin 09-07
Litter Removal and Mowing
12/18/09
RDB09-07.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 09-07/ Structures TEMP Design Bulletin TBDC09-08
Wave forces on Bridges - Implementation of AASHTO Guide Specifications for Bridges Vulnerable to Coastal Storms
09/8/09
RDB09-06.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 09-06/ Structures TEMP Design Bulletin C09-06
Plans Preparation Manual, Volume 1, Chapter 2 requirements for Vertical and Horizontal Clearances for Bridges
08/6/09
RDB09-05.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 09-05 
Design Standards Modifications Jan. 1, 2010
07/9/09
RDB09-04.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 09-04/Structures Design Bulletin C09-05
2010 Design Standards - Implementation
07/8/09
RDB09-03.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 09-03 
Bicyclist Need on Resurfacing, Restoration and Rehabilitation (RRR)
06/8/09
RDB09-02.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 09-02 
2008 Design Standards Modifications effective 7/1/2009
01/13/09
RDB09-01.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 09-01 
Implementation Plans Preparation Manual January 1, 2009 Edition
01/12/09
RDB08-09.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 08-09
Design Standards Modifications Jan. 1, 2009
07/14/08
RDB08-08.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 08-08 /Estimates Bulletin 08-06 /Construction 02-08
Removal of Pavement Markings - Paint and Thermoplastic
05/30/08
RDB08-07.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 08-07 / Estimates Bulletin 08-05
Audible and Audible and Vibratory Pavement Markings  
05/9/08
RDB08-06.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 08-06 
Pavement Markings - Units of Measure
05/7/08
RDB08-05.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 08-05 
Project Information Sign  
02/22/08
RDB08-04.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 08-04
New Utility Accommodation Rules, Procedures and Forms 
01/31/08
RDB08-03.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 08-03
2008 Design Standards Modifications effective 7/1/2008
01/18/08
RDB08-02.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 08-02
Plans Preparation Manual 1/1/2008 Upd
01/18/08
RDB08-01.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 08-01/DCE Memorandum 02-08
Use of Steady Burn Lights on Temporary Traffic Control Devices
01/14/08
RDB07-09.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 07-09
Pipe Culverts - Pay Item, Plans and Specification Changes - Effective with the July 2008 Letting
12/18/07
RDB07-08.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 07-08
High Tension Cable Barriers
10/25/07
RDB07-07.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 07-07/Estimates Bulletin 07-02
Object Markers and Delineators
08/27/07
RDB07-06.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 07-06/Structures Design Bulletin 07-07
2008 Design Standards - Implementation
07/25/07
RDB07-05.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 07-05
Design Standards Modifications Jan. 1, 2008
07/23/07
RDB07-04.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 07-04 /Structures Temporary Design Bulletin C07-2
PPM Vol. 1 Sections 23.3, 23.5 and 23.8
03/27/07
RDB07-03.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 07-03/Structures Temporary Design Bulletin C07-1
Bridge Widening and Rehabilitation
02/14/07
RDB07-02.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 07-02
Design Standards Modifications 07-01-07
02/5/07
RDB07-01.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 07-01
Implementation - Plans Preparation Manual (January 1, 2007 Updates)
01/18/07
DB061127.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 06-12
Traffic Level Required for Friction Courses FC-9.5 and FC-12.5
11/27/06
DB061121.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 06-11/Estimates Office Bulletin 06-01
Basis of Estimates for Mowing (Pay Item 104-4)
11/21/06
DB060829.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 06-10/Temporary Design Bulletin C06-06
Policy for Pier Protection
08/29/06
DB060825.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 06-09
Crossovers on Limited Access Facilities
08/25/06
DB060727.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 06-08
Design Standards Modifications January 1, 2007
07/27/06
DB060628a.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 06-07
Design Standards Modifications Note
06/28/06
DB060628.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 06-06
Governing Standards and Specifications Note
06/28/06
DB060627.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 06-05
Performance Turf
06/27/06
DB060623.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 06-04/Structures Temporary Design Bulletin 06-05
Policy for Miscellaneous Attachments to Traffic Railings/Barriers
06/23/06
DB060503.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 06-03
Pavement Markings for Exits on Limited Access Facilities
05/3/06
DB060120a.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 06-02
Deflection Space Requirements for Temporary Concrete Barrier  - Design Standards 415 Temporary Concrete Barrier
01/20/06
DB060120.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 06-01
Design Standards Modifications July 1, 2006
01/20/06
DB051221.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 05-08
Buy America Provisions
12/21/05
P1051209.pdf Implementation - Plans Preparation Manual (January 1, 2006 Updates) 12/19/05
MM050810.pdf Transition from  Safety Vest to High-Visibility Safety Apparel 08/31/05
DB050809.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 05-07
Index 400 Modified Thrie Beam
Requirement for Thrie Beam Backup Plate at Non-Splice Posts
08/11/05
DB050802.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 05-06
2006 Design Standards - Implementation
08/08/05
DB050711.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 05-05
Design Standards Modifications Jan. 1, 2006 - METRIC
07/12/05
DB050701.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 05-04
Design Standards Modifications Jan. 1, 2006
07/12/05
DB050722.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 05-03
Policy for Existing Index 401 Bridge Railing Retrofits
07/25/05
DB050218.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 05-02
Design Standards Modifications July 1, 2005 - METRIC
02/18/05
DB050208.pdf Roadway Design Bulletin 05-01
Design Standards Modifications July 1, 2005
02/08/05
P1041222.pdf Implementation - Plans Preparation Manual (January 1, 2005 Updates)   12/23/04
BE041001.pdf Summary of Major Changes - 2005 Basis of Estimates Handbook.  
Notice: For all future cover letters see Estimates webpage
09/04/04
BE040405.pdf Summary of Major Changes - 2004 mid year update Basis of Estimates Handbook 04/12/04
P2040220.pdf Revisions to 2004 Design Standards - Index 304 Curb Ramps, Index 310 Concrete Sidewalk, Index 515 Turnouts  02/25/04
P2040220.pdf Identifying Interim Indexes in Contract Plans    02/20/04
P1031120.pdf Implementation - Plans Preparation Manual (January 1, 2004 Updates)  11/24/03
P1030820.pdf ADA Compliance Requirements 11/18/03
BE100103.pdf Summary of Major Changes - 2004 Basis of Estimates Handbook - Electronic Edition 09/29/03
DS030826.pdf Interim Index 412 Portable Low Profile Barrier 08/26/03
DS030710a.pdf Interim Indexes 0307, 0400, 413, 0415, 0501, 0505 07/11/03
DS030710.pdf Elimination of Index 521 Aluminum Pipe Handrails and Concrete Steps. 07/11/03
P1030707.pdf Stormwater Permitting Changes 07/07/03
DS030703.pdf January 2004 Design Standards 07/07/03
P1030228.pdf Temporary Design Bulletin C03-02 (Memo Dated 2028-03) New Jersey Shape Traffic Railing Barriers.  05/12/03
DS030428.pdf Interim Indexes - 0546 Intersection Sight Distance 0600 05/05/03
BE040703.pdf Summary of Major Changes - 2003 mid year update Basis of Estimates Handbook.

Revised 04/08/03, 07/28/03)

0728/03
DS030224.pdf Status of Temporary Low Profile Barrier System - 45 mph or less. 03/10/03
DS030130.pdf Interim Index 0400 Sheets 1-25 of 25 - Guardrail - Detail E Approach Transitions for Bridge Rail Retrofits - REVISION Dated 1-22-03. 01/30/03
P1030130.pdf Plans Preparation Manual, Corrected Copy - February 2003 (Replacement Pages) 01/30/03
DS030122.pdf Interim Indexes 527, 528, 700 01/22/03
DS030116.pdf Interim Index 0400 Sheets 1-25 of 25 - Guardrail - Detail E Approach Transitions for Bridge Rail Retrofits. 01/16/03
MM021104.pdf National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Construction General Permit for Large and Small Construction Activities. 11/18/02
P1021114.pdf Plans Preparation Manual, Corrected Copy - January 2003  (Replacement Pages) 11/14/02
MM020927.pdf Index 415 Precast Concrete Temporary Barrier Wall Phase Out Requirement 11/01/02
P1021014.pdf Implementation - Plans Preparation Manual (January 2003 Updates) 10/15/02
BE100102.pdf Summary of Major Changes - 2003 Basis of Estimates Handbook - Electronic Edition (Revised 11/12/02) 11/12/02
P1020826.pdf Metric Plans Preparation Manual - Status 08/26/02
MM020729.pdf ANSI Vest/Garments and Fluorescent Orange sheeting (FOS) (Revised 11/12/02) 11/12/02
DS020724.pdf Detectable Warning - Revised Interim Index 0304 and 0310. 07/26/02
DS020611.pdf ADA Issues Affecting Production 06/11/02
P1020429.pdf Decentralization of Estimates - Additional Copy of Plans 04/30/02
DS020424.pdf Detectable Warning Implementation Memo - Interim Index 0304 04/26/02
BE040102.pdf Summary of Major Changes - 2002 mid year update Basis of Estimates Handbook  04/12/02
DS020228.pfd Interim standards - Web Page Update 03/25/02
DS020320.pdf Interim index 441, TAU II Crash Cushion 03/25/02
P2011217.pdf Guidelines for Paint Quantities in Plans 12/18/01
P1011026.pdf Implementation - Plans Preparation Manual (January 2002 Updates) 12/12/01
DS011109.pdf Implementation of the 2002 Design Standards 11/15/01
MM011011.pdf Temporary Redirective Crash Cushion Options - Use of the GREATcz 10/19/01
BE0100101.pdf Summary of Major Changes - 2002 Basis of Estimate Handbook - Electronic Edition 09/25/01
ME010806.pdf Guardrail End Anchorage Assemblies 08/30/01
P1010402.pdf Implementation - Plans Preparation Manual (July 2001 Updates)   04/23/01
P1000928.pdf Implementation - Plans Preparation Manual (January 2001 Updates)   04/16/01
BE040101.pdf Summary of Major Changes-2001 Basis of Estimate Handbook-Mid Year Update  03/30/01
BE101000.pdf Summary of Major Changes - 2001 Basis of Estimate Handbook 10/11/00
DS000724.pdf Implementation of the 2000 Roadway and Traffic Design Standards (English) 08/03/00
Reverse.exe MicroStation Cell Library for Reverse Lane Plans 07/20/00
MM000714.pdf Selection of Temporary Crash Cushions (Attenuators) 07/17/00
BE000701.pdf Summary of Major Changes - 2000 Basis of Estimate Handbook (July Update) 07/07/00
P1000414.pdf Implementation - Plans Preparation Manual (July 2000 Updates)
Mast Arm Assemblies for Traffic Signals
04/25/00
BE000414.pdf Special Update - 2000 Basis of Estimates Handbook (Inlcuding addendum pages 8a & 8b).              

04/03/00

MM000120.pdf Guardrail End Terminals: Type REGENT, Type FLEAT - 350,  
Type SRT 350-8 Post.

02/22/00

BE000101.pdf Summary of Major Changes - 2000 Basis of Estimate Handbook 

01/04/00

P1000104.pdf PPM Volume 1 English, January 2000 Corrected Copy of Pages 2-49 & 2-50 01/04/00
P1991217.pdf Implementation - Plans Preparation Manual (January 2000 Updates)  12/21/99
DS990914.pdf Implementation of the 2000 Roadway and Traffic Design Standards (Metric) 09/14/99
BE990701.pdf Summary of Major Changes - 1999 Basis of Estimate Handbook (July Update) 06/23/99
MM990319.pdf Grassing Related Issues 04/02/99
MM990205.pdf English Projects with Metric Specifications (July 1999 Letting) 03/05/99
MM990303.pdf Delay of Implementation - Portable Regulatory Signs, Radar Activated Speed Signs, Strong Yellow Green Sign Sheeting 03/05/99
P1990101.pdf Implementation - Plans Preparation Manual (January 1999 Updates) 03/05/99
P1980805.pdf Implementation of July, 1998 Revisions to the Plans Preparation Manual, Volume 1 Metric, January, 1998 09/23/98