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FDM Errata

The list below is a summary of minor editorial changes that have been made to the FDM since the original release date (November 1, 2017).

(Site updated:  02/06/2018)

Chapter Errata

Date

Summary of Revisions

103 12/01/17 Added check boxes and "wage rates" to Form 131a
115 12/27/17 Corrected a misspelling of "Developmental" in the first section, first bullet of the flow chart in Figure 115.2.1
210 12/18/17 Added note to Table 210.2.1 about dual left turn lane 11' allowance on high-speed curbed roadways as note (4) under Auxiliary Lanes, and renumbered subsequent note
210 12/16/17 Removed untitled bookmark from pdf near 210.4
210 11/01/17 Clarified Table 210.4.1, note (5) by adding "For 1-lane, 2-lane, and 3-lane median or left shoulders:"
210 02/05/18 Updated the first sentence of the second paragraph to clarify that on-street parking is allowed on facilities with a posted speed of 35 mph and less in 210.2.3
211 11/21/17 Clarified language on limits of FC on paved shoulders where median barrier wall is continuous and shoulder slopes toward the travel lane in 211.4.3
211 11/01/17 Corrected a Table reference from Table 211.9.2 to Table 210.10.2 in 211.9.2
211 11/22/17 Corrected spelling error of "Seperation" in Exhibit 211-4 title. Also corrected spelling of "Ramp" in bookmark in 211.14.1
212 12/22/17 Added Figure 212.11.1 (Origin of Clear Sight Lines on Minor Road) and renumbered subsequent figures
212 12/26/17 Updated reference from "FDM 222.2.5" to "FDM 222.2.6" to accommodate new section in FDM 222 in 211.11.5
212 11/09/17 Updated Table 212.12.2 headers under "3-Centered Compound Curve": "Radius" changed to "Symmetric Offset", "Offset" changed to "Curve Radii", and "Taper H:V" changed to "Asymmetric (ft)"
212 02/05/18 Added a sentence to the end of the first paragraph stating to document the analysis of sight distance for all intersections in 212.11. This note was previously included in Design Standards, Index 546.
212 02/05/18 Clarified that the clear sight triangles in Figure 212.11.1 apply to intersections and driveways. Also added the sentence below Figure 212.11.1 stating that the minimum 14.5' setback may be adjusted when justified by a documented field study. This note was previously included in Design Standards, Index 546.
212 02/05/18 Updated headings in Table 212.11.2 from "Intersection Control" to "Control Type" and from "Design Speed" to "Posted Speed." Also updated the table to apply to posted speeds of 35 mph and less
213 12/06/17 Changed Figures 213-1, -2, -3, -4, and -5 to color
215 11/29/17 Updated blue box to say Delete the last two sentences in 215.2.6
215 11/29/17 Added "and High Speed Curbed" to heading for "Flush Shoulder" column in Table 215.2.3 Roadside Slope Criteria
215 11/09/17 Corrected figure 215.4.5 for the critical bridge value
215 02/06/18 Corrected note (4) in the legend to read "521-001" from "521-002" in Figure 215.4.5
220 12/26/17 Updated reference from "FDM 222, 223, and 224" to "FDM 222.2.4"  in 220.2.5
222 12/26/17 Added "At-Grade Railroad Crossings" as FDM 222.2.4, and renumbered subsequent sections/figure.
224 12/26/17 Added this new section to refer to FDM 222 for RR crossings in 224.1.3
225 12/05/17 Fixed Figure 225.3.1 to remove dashed lines and lettering
230 12/18/17 Updated 230.2.1 to delete the 2nd sentence
231 12/01/17 Updated Table 231.2.1 (Lighting Maintained Values) under Conventional Roadway Lighting
260 12/18/17 Revised the blue box to only delete the last paragraph rather than the whole section in 260.3
261 11/02/17 Added bullet for Indexes 700-040 & 700-041, Cantilever & Span Sign Structure Truss Depth: 9.5 feet in 261.1
265 12/20/17 Updated language related to box/bridge culverts. Language previously stated that culverts ≤ 20' are considered box culverts, and those > 20' are bridge culverts. It is actually ≥ 20' are bridge culverts, and < 20' are boxes in 265.1
301 12/08/17 Updated 301.2.1 to remove the requirement for a scale
303 11/17/17 Corrected Exhibit 303-1's EOR information to "Lan B. Solo"
306 12/07/17 Removed "At the Contractor's Option" from the shoulder construction with optional base material note. Updated in standard notes (2) and (3) in 306.5, and also in Exhibits 306 -1, -2, -3, -7, & 8
325 02/05/18 Updated second to last sentence of first paragraph to say pay item "numbers" instead of "columns" in 325.4