Design & Construction Standards Manual

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The Design and Construction Standards Manual (DCSM) provides design and construction standards for projects within the City of Harrisonburg.  

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The Public Utilities (Water and Sewer) products and technical specifications are established in a document titled the "Public Utilities Product Manual". More information on Water & Sewer Engineering.

With the adoption of the Stormwater Utility Program, beginning May 4, 2015, comprehensive site plan application submittal will require an applicant to submit information regarding impervious square footage. The document below summarizes the changes being implemented for comprehensive site plan (and building and demolition permit) application submittal.

PDF[240KB] Memorandum Regarding Application Changes Accommodating the Stormwater Utility Program

Bond spreadsheets are located on the Bond Information page.

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