Chapter 13.05
DESIGN STANDARDS AND SPECIFICATIONS

Sections:

13.05.010    Engineering Design and Development Standards.

13.05.020    Applicability.

13.05.010 Engineering Design and Development Standards.

The Engineering Design and Development Standards, cited routinely as the EDDS, supersede in its entirety the "Design Standards and Specifications," adopted by the Snohomish County council Ordinance No. 80-28 on July 2, 1980.

(1) Work and materials installed in the existing or future right-of-way shall conform to the most current edition of the Engineering Design and Development Standards.

(2) The Engineering Design and Development Standards may be amended or revised by the engineer in accordance with the policies in this title and sound engineering practices. A copy of any such amendment or revision shall be filed with the county council. Copies of the EDDS amendments or revisions may be secured from the department of public works at fees fixed by the engineer.

(3) The engineer may adopt and incorporate into the EDDS, by reference, other federal, state and local design standards and specifications and other professionally accepted engineering standards and specifications.

(Added Ord. 85-051, § 3, July 3, 1985; Amended Ord. 96-028, § 9, June 12, 1996, Eff date June 29, 1996).

13.05.020 Applicability.

The Engineering Design and Development Standards shall govern all new construction and upgrading of transportation facilities, storm drainage facilities and utilities within county rights-of-way, whether occurring under permit or franchise, and other transportation related improvements mandated by Snohomish County land use codes.

(Added Ord. 85-051, § 3, July 3, 1985; Amended Ord. 96-028, § 10, June 12, 1996, Eff date June 29, 1996).