Plans Preparation Manual

This manual provides instructions and guidance for the preparation of right of way plans, contract plans, special provisions, and estimate packages for highway construction projects.  It also provides the standards used in the preparation of these plans using Computer Aided Drafting and Design (CADD).

November 2013 revision package M 22-31.05 (pdf 2.8 MB)

Individual Chapters

Publication Date: 
Tuesday, November 1, 2005
Publication Number: 
M 22-31
Last modified: 
07/20/2017 - 09:19
Publication Version: 
M 22-31.05
Manual Manager: 
Barb De Ste Croix
Originator: 
Development Division, Design Support
Number of Pages: 
270

Plans Preparation Individual Chapters

Foreword (pdf 153 KB)

Comments (pdf 96 KB)
Contents (pdf 352 KB)


Division 1 Right of Way Plans (pdf 8.1 MB)

Division 2 Survey Records (pdf 934 KB)

Division 3 Right of Way Plans Standard Symbols and Conventions (pdf 281 KB)

Division 4 Contract Plans (pdf 7.1 MB)

Division 5 PS&E Standard Symbols and Conventions (pdf 418 KB)

Division 6 Contract Provisions (pdf 905 KB)

Division 7 Miscellaneous Contract Considerations (pdf 3.1 MB)

Division 8 Contract Estimate (pdf 410 KB)


Appendix 1 Structure Notes, Quantity Tabulation Sheets, and Sign Specification Sheets (pdf 274 KB)

Appendix 2 PS&E Word User's Guide (pdf 292 KB)

Appendix 3 Transmittal Memorandums (pdf 261 KB)

Appendix 4 Acronyms and Abbreviations (pdf 297 KB)

Appendix 5 Addendum Preparation (pdf 1.1 MB)

Appendix 6 Determination of Contract Time (pdf 8.1 MB)