California Department of Transportation

Contract 06-0C4904

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Q1) Is the structural section that is to be removed as Roadway Excavation, suitable material for embankment on the outside 2 feet of the slope? If not, will there be an Import Item added?

A1) There should be sufficient roadway excavation for the embankment. The material should be suitable per Section 19-6.01 of the Standard Specifications. 17May11.