Construction Procedure Directives (CPDs)

List of Eliminated Construction Procedure Directives

Construction procedure directive memorandums are issued to clarify information already contained in the Construction Manual, introduce a process change, remind readers of existing policy, announce a new form, or inform the reader of a change in address or contact.

CPD Number Subject Date Supplemental Information
CPD 19-10 (PDF)
Concrete Pavement Smoothness
8/9/2019

Attachment 1: Sample CEM-4903, “Change Order Memorandum” (PDF)

Attachment 2: Sample CEM-4900, “Change Order” For CRCP New Alignment or Reconstruction (Target 60) (PDF)

Attachment 3: Sample CEM-4900, “Change Order” For CRCP Widen (Target 67.5) (PDF)

Attachment 4: Sample CEM-4900, “Change Order” For JPCP New Alignment or Reconstruction (Target 67.5) (PDF)

Attachment 5: Sample CEM-4900, “Change Order” For JPCP Widen (Target 75) (PDF)

Attachment 6: Form FHWA CA-358(c) “Record of Blanket Prior Approval for Major Contract Change Order” (PDF)

CPD 19-9 (PDF) Speed Limit Reductions in Construction Work Zones 4/30/2019 Attachment 1: Director's Memorandum, " Temporary Traffic Control Speed Limit Reduction in Work Zone," dated April 19, 2019 (PDF)
Attachment 2: Sample Form CEM-4903, “Change Order Memorandum” (PDF)
Attachment 3: Sample Form CEM-4900, “Change Order” (PDF)
Attachment 4: FHWA “Record of Blanket Prior Approval for Major Contract Change Order” (PDF)
CPD 19-8 (PDF) Hamburg Wheel Track Test for Rubberized Hot Mix Asphalt — Gap Graded 4/2/2019 Attachment 1: Sample Form CEM-4903, “Change Order Memorandum” (PDF)
Attachment 2: Sample Form CEM-4900, “Change Order” (PDF)
Attachment 3: Revised Specification for Hamburg Wheel Track (PDF)
Attachment 4: FHWA “Record of Blanket Prior Approval for Major Contract Change Order” (PDF)
CPD 19-7 (PDF) Modified SB-1 Project Funding Identification S igns 3/12/2019 Attachment 1: Sample Form CEM-4903, “Change Order Memorandum” (PDF)
Attachment 2: Sample Form CEM-4900, “Change Order” (PDF)
Attachment 3: C 48 (CA) Project Funding Identification Sign Details Sheet” (PDF)
Attachment 4: FHWA “Record of Blanket Prior Approval for Major Contract Change Order” (PDF)
CPD 19-6 (PDF) Hot Mix Asphalt Pavement Smoothness 3/4/2019 Attachment 1: Sample Form CEM-4903, “Change Order Memorandum” (PDF)
Attachment 2: Sample Form CEM-4900, “Change Order” (PDF)
Attachment 3: FHWA “Record of Blanket Prior Approval for Major Contract Change Order (PDF)"
CPD 19-5 (PDF) Updated Dispute Resolution Advisor and Dispute Resolution Board Forms 3/1/2019
CPD 19-4 (PDF) Mandatory Safety Meeting Regarding Valley Fever 1/25/2019
CPD 19-3 (PDF) Electronic Transmission of Certified Payroll 1/25/2019
CPD 19-2 (PDF) Safety Documentation on Emergency Contracts 1/9/2019
CPD 19-1 (PDF) Materials on Hand 1/9/2019 Attachment 1: Revised Standard Specification (PDF)
Attachment 2: Form CEM-5101, Request for Payment for Materials on Hand (PDF)
Attachment 3: Form CEM-5105, Materials on Hand Summary (PDF)
CPD 18-8 (PDF)

Wildfire Effects on Construction Projects

12/17/2018

 

CPD 18-7 (PDF)

X-Lite Guardrail End Treatment Suspension

8/24/2018

Attachment: X-Lite Guardrail Memo (PDF)

CPD 18-6 (PDF)

High-Performance Glass Beads

6/13/2018

 

CPD 18-5 (PDF)

Steel Price Increases (PDF)

6/1/2018

 

CPD 18-4 (PDF)

Thermoplastic Application Rate

6/1/2018

Attachment 1: CEM-4900, “Change Order” (PDF)
Attachment 2: CEM 4903, “Change Order Memorandum” (PDF)

CPD 18-3 (PDF)

ProVAL Smoothness Assurance Module Guide and Training

3/26/2018

 

CPD 18-2 (PDF) SB-1 Project Funding Identification Signs 3/12/2018

Attachment 1: Sample CEM-4903, “Change Order Memorandum” (PDF)
Attachment 2: Sample CEM-4900, “Change Order” (PDF)
Attachment 3: "Project Funding Identification Signs (PDF)"

CPD 18-1 (PDF) Permanent Pedestrian Facilities ADA Compliance Handbook 3/6/2018
CPD 17-7 (PDF) Permanent Pedestrian Facilities Forms (Non-Standard Plan Curb Ramps) 12/01/2017
CPD 17-6 (PDF) Contractor Option to Use Returned Plastic Concrete 09/29/2017
CPD 17-5 (PDF) Code of Safe Practices—September 2017 09/15/2017 Supersedes CPD 14-2
CPD 17-4 (PDF) Protection From Exposure to Respirable Crystalline Silica Training 09/08/2017

 

CPD 17-3 (PDF) Implementation of 6-Inch Traffic Lines and Discontinued Use of Nonreflective Pavement Markers 08/15/2017

Attachment 1: Sample CEM-4903, “Change Order Memorandum” (PDF)

Attachment 2: Sample CEM-4900, “Change Order” (PDF)

Attachment 3: 2015 Revised Standard Plans, A20 and A40 series (PDF)

Attachment 4: FHWA Form CA-358(c), “Record of Blanket Prior Approval for Major Contract Change Order” (PDF)

CPD 17-2 (PDF) Acceptance Testing Turnaround for Job-Produced Materials 07/25/2017

 

CPD 17-1 (PDF) Permanent Pedestrian Facilities Inspection Training 07/14/2017

 

CPD 16-14 (PDF) Reinstatement of SRT Systems and Rescission of Construction Procedure Directive 16-11 10/31/2016

Attachment: Division of Traffic Operations Memorandum, “Reinstatement of Use of SRT Systems,” dated October 28, 2016 (PDF)

Supersedes CPD 16-11

CPD 16-13 (PDF) Bridge Deck Crack Prevention 10/11/2016

Attachment 1: Sample CEM-4903, “Change Order Memorandum” (PDF)

Attachment 2: Sample CEM-4900, “Change Order” (PDF)

Attachment 3: Change Order Attachment—Bridge Deck Crack Prevention Specifications (PDF)

Attachment 4: Division of Engineering Services Memorandum, “Construction Specifications for Bridge Deck Crack Prevention,” dated August 11, 2016 (PDF)

Attachment 5: FHWA Form CA-358 (c), “Record of Blanket Prior Approval for Major Contract Change Order” (PDF)

 

CPD 16-12 (PDF) G-12 Funds Request Memorandum 10/07/2016


CPD 16-10 (PDF) Americans With Disabilities Act Compliance in Construction 07/26/2016


CPD 16-8 (PDF) Hot Mix Asphalt with Reclaimed Asphalt Pavement 06/22/2016

Attachment 1: Example Blending Charts (PDF)

Attachment 2: Sample Change Order Memorandum—Asphalt Binder Blending Charts (PDF)

Attachment 3: Sample Change Order—Asphalt Binder Blending Charts (PDF)

Attachment 4: Asphalt Binder Blending Charts, FHWA Form 358(c), “Record of Blanket Prior Approval for Major Contract Change Order” (PDF)

Attachment 5: Sample Change Order Memorandum—New Job Mix Formula (JMF) Based on Maximum Reclaimed Asphalt Pavement Binder Ratio (RPBR) (PDF)

Attachment 6: Sample Change Order—New JMF Based on Maximum RPBR (PDF)

Attachment 7: Sample Backup Calculations to Support Agreed Unit Price for Replacing Reclaimed Asphalt Pavement Aggregate with Virgin Aggregate (PDF)

Attachment 8: New JMF Based on Maximum RPBR, FHWA Form 358(c), “Record of Blanket Prior Approval for Major Contract Change Order” (PDF)
CPD 16-5 (PDF) Rebates for Reducing Water Usage 05/3/2016
CPD 16-4 (PDF)

Authorization to Proceed for Ordered Extra Work

4/5/2016

 

CPD 16-3 (PDF)

Extra Work Bill Review

4/5/2016

 

CPD 16-1 (PDF)

Bidder Inquiries

1/4/2016

 

CPD 15-5 (PDF)

Water Conservation — Implementation of Caltrans’ 2015 Drought Action Plan Commitments

12/7/2015

Attachment 1: Sample Change Order Memorandum—Delay Highway Planting (PDF)

Attachment 2: Sample Change Order—Delay Highway Planting (PDF)

Attachment 3: Sample Change Order Memorandum—Delete Highway Planting (PDF)

Attachment 4: Sample Change Order—Delete Highway Planting (PDF)

Attachment 5: FHWA Form 358(c), “Record of Blanket Prior Approval for Major Contract Change Order”—Delay Highway Planting (PDF)

Attachment 6: FHWA Form 358(c), “Record of Blanket Prior Approval for Major Contract Change Order”—Delete Highway Planting (PDF)

CPD 15-4 (PDF) Recycled Water Usage for Landscaping 12/1/2015

Attachment 1: Sign S28(CA) “USING RECYCLED WATER” details (PDF)

Attachment 2: Sample Change Order Memorandum for Recycled Water Information Signs (PDF)

Attachment 3: Sample Change Order for Recycled Water Information Signs (PDF)

Attachment 4: FHWA Form 358(c), “Record of Blanket Prior Approval for Major Contract Change Order (PDF)

 

CPD 15-3 (PDF) Proper Charging for Stormwater Contract Administration Work 5/28/2015

 

CPD 15-2 (PDF) Final Materials Certification Form 5/26/2015

 

CPD 15-1 (PDF) Stormwater Program—Construction Compliance Evaluation Plan 3/25/2015

 

CPD 14-10 (PDF) Suspension of the ET-Plus, ET-Plus 31, ET-2000 Plus, and ET-2000 11/14/2014

Attachment: Traffic Operations Memorandum, “Suspension of the ET-Plus, ET-Plus 31, ET-2000 Plus, and ET-2000, dated November 14, 2014 (PDF)

CPD 14-9 (PDF) Flagging Instruction Handbook 10/29/2014

 

CPD 14-8 (PDF) Portable Transverse Rumble Strips 10/29/2014

Attachment: Traffic Operations Memorandum, “Implementation of Portable Transverse Rumble Strips,” dated September 18, 2014 (PDF)

CPD 14-6 (PDF) Guidance for the Work Breakdown Structure and Workplan Standards Guide 07/10/2014

 

CPD 14-5 (PDF) Construction Resource Estimating Norms 07/10/2014

 

CPD 13-6 (PDF) Local Agency Fees, Permits, and Services 08/05/2013
CPD 13-5 (PDF) Contractor Option to Use up to 25 Percent Reclaimed Asphalt Pavement in Hot Mix Asphalt 08/02/2013
CPD11-3 (PDF) Use of the California Highway Patrol in Construction Work Zones 08/24/2011
CPD 09-9 (PDF) Charges for Restaking Rate 08/13/2009
CPD 06-7 (PDF)

Eliminate Haunch Detail for Type 1 Retaining Walls with Safety Barrier

08/24/2006
CPD 01-11 (PDF) Hoisting Operations near Public Traffic and Pedestrians 9/17/2001 Attachment 1 (PDF)
Attachment 2 (PDF)