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Description
Fees
Detailed Information and Application
PW Development Manual
Information Manual
     
PW Development Matrix Study   Management Study / Fee Study
     
 City Standard Specification and Details   Standard Details and Specifications
     
Traffic Impact Analysis Handbook
Volume I  /  Volume II
     
PW Fees for Review of Planning Permits Fee Schedule
     
Parkland Fees for Residential Projects
PRNS Website
     
Sewer Fees Review Fees Information
     
Encroachment Permits

New Driveway
Fee Schedule Instructions / Application
Permit to Repair Existing Driveway / Sidewalk

Dept. of Transportation
(408) 794-1901
Sanitary Sewer Lateral Permit
Fee Schedule Instructions / Application / Cleanout Detail
Revocable Encroachment Permit
Fee Schedule Instructions / Application
Private Utility (Joint Trench) Permit
Fee Schedule Instructions / Application
Public Utility Permit for Public Utility Companies (permits issued to AT&T, PG&E, Comcast, San Jose Water, Greak Oaks Water, etc

Utilities Section
(408) 975-7455
Inter-Agency Encroachment Permit for other Governmental Agencies
(permits issued to Caltrans, VTA, SCVWD, County of Santa Clara, etc)

Utilities Section
(408) 975-7455
CD (Surety Requirements for Public Works Permits)
N/A
Information
Insurance Requirements for Working in Public ROW
N/A
Information
List of city streets classified as Arterial for fee calculation purposes
N/A
Information
Traffic Control Requirements for Public Works Permits
N/A
Information
DOT Tow-Away Permit (Required when closing parking lane on city streets)
See Application
Application
DOT Downtown Lane Closure Request Form (Required when closing lanes in Downtown Area) See Application
Application
     
Grading and Geology

Grading Permit
Fee Schedule Instructions / Application / Submittal Checklist
Sample Grading Plans from our records of approved projects

Sample Plans
Grading CAD Coversheet (AutoCAD file of coversheet containing standard notes and details for grading plans)

AutoCAD file / PDF FIle
Erosion / Sediment Control Plan
Fee Schedule Fee Criteria / Standard Notes
Erosion Control Plan CAD Coversheet (AutoCAD file of coversheet containing stadard notes and details for grading plans)

AutoCAD File / PDF FIle
Clean Bay Blueprint   ESD Website
Shoring Review (Required when grading or excavating activities require construction shoring)
Instructions
Hydrant Water Use Permit (Required when using hydrant water for grading and/or construction)
Fee Schedule Application
DOT Haul Route Permit (Required for grading projects importing or exporting more than 10,000 CY)

Application
Geologic Hazard Clearance
Fee Schedule Instructions / Application
PBCE Geologic Testing Application (Required to ensure Geologic Testing is in compliance with Environmental requirements)
Application
     
C.3 Design and Submittal Resources      
Flow-Combo Method Calculation Spreadsheet    Excel File
C.3. Stormwater Handbook (Chapters 1 - 9)    PDF
Appendix C - Biotreatment Soil Specifications    PDF
Appendix D - Plant List and Plant Guidance    PDF
Recommended Plant List for City Maintained Bioretention Facilities    PDF
Biotreatment Soil Mix Specification Verification Checklist    PDF
Biotreatment Soil Mix Alternative Compliance Certification Template    PDF
Approved Media Filters for Special Projects (TAPE Certified)    PDF
     
Mapping and Vacations

Tract / Final Map Fee Schedule Application
Parcel Map Fee Schedule Instructions / Application
Sample Parcel and Tract maps from our records of approved projects

Sample Plans
Technical review checklist which must be filled out and submitted with application for Parcel Map or Tract Map

Submittal Checklist
Sample Statements for Parcel and Tract Maps

Information
Monument Bond Release Form

Application
Street & Easement Vacation / Abandonment
Fee Schedule Instructions / Application
     
Street Improvements Construction

Public Street Improvement Plan
Fee Schedule Instructions / Application
Sample Public Street Plans from our records of approved projects

Sample Plans
Technical review checklist which must be filled out and submitted with application
Submittal Checklist
Engineer's Estimate using standard City unit prices which must be filled out and submitted with application

Engineer's Estimate
CAD Coversheet (AutoCAD file of coversheet containing standard notes and details for public improvement plans)

AutoCAD File / PDF File
Sample Construction Agreement and Bonds

Construction Agreement
Sample Subdivision Improvement Agreement and Bonds

Subdivision Agreement
     
Public Street Landscaping

Guidelines for the Planning, Design and Construction of City Streetscape Projects

Guidelines
Technical review checklist which must be filled out and submitted if public street landscaping is proposed as part of the project
Initial Submittal Checklist /
SBWR Checklist
Technical review checklist to be submitted with second round of Landscape plan check

Second Submittal Checklist
CAD file for Standard Landscape Plan Title Block

CAD File / PDF
CAD files for Standard Details

Zip File / PDF
     
Traffic Signal Construction
Instructions
Technical review checklist which must be filled out and submitted with the initial submittal if traffic signal construction is proposed as part of the project

Submittal Checklist
Guidelines for the placement of Traffic Signal Heads

(Revision Pending)
Design Notes to be incorporated into Traffic Signal Plan

Design Notes
Vehicle Detection Loop Layout Guideline   PDF File 
CAD file for standard Traffic Signal plan sheets

AutoCAD File / PDF File
Traffic Signal Controller Cabinet TS2-1 Specifications    PDF File
 Traffic Signal Controller Cabinet TS-1 Specifications (Special Use)    PDF File
     
Private Street Plan Fee Schedule Application / Standard Notes
Sample Private Street Plans from our records of approved projects

Sample Plans
Technical review checklist which must be filled out and submitted with application

Submittal Checklist
Engineer's Estimate using standard City unit prices which must be filled out and submitted with application

Engineer's Estimate
CAD Coversheet (AutoCAD file of coversheet containing standard notes and details for private street plans)

AutoCAD File / PDF File