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The following are the documents used by Projects, Engineering and Storm Water Management staff for implementation and review of compliance top the City’s Ordinances, Design Criteria, Standard Details, Flood Plain Management, Technical Specifications, and Storm Water Policy. 


The Department of Public Works, Streets and Drainage Division, currently has Bid No. 2017-02 2017 Concrete Street Maintenance Repairs, advertised for bids.  There will be a Mandatory Pre-Bid Meeting on Monday, August 7th, 2017 at 2:00 PM at the Community Development Conference room on the second floor of City Hall at 910 S. Friendswood Drive, Friendswood, Texas  77546.  The Bid will be due on Tuesday August 15th, 2017 at 2:00 PM and is scheduled to be awarded on Monday, September 11th, 2017 Friendswood City Council Meeting.The Bid Documents can be viewed at the City Secretary's Office or at the following link:
Below is a fillable Bidder's Bond Form as shown in the Bid Documents, please follow Section 00055BI (included in the Bid Documents) for instructions.

 Standard Details


 Design Criteria

2017 Design Criteria Manual  
Document 01100 – Minimum Conceptual Drawing Requirements     
Document 01105 – Minimum Construction Drawing Requirements    

Traffic Calming Policy Documents

Traffic Calming Policy

Traffic Concern

Traffic Control Sign Policy

Capital Improvements Program (CIP)

2017 Capital Improvements Program Manual

Flood Plain Management

2008 Floodplain Update / CRS Information

Flood Zone Ordinance
Flood Zone Determination Form
Development Permit
Mitigation Action Plan

Galveston County Consolidated Drainage District
Harris County Office of Emergency Management
Harris County Flood Control District

Texas Commission on Environmental Quality
Texas Department of Emergency Management

FEMA Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM) - Interactive

FEMA Flood Insurance Rate Map - Scanned Document
Federal Emergency Management Agency
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Clear Creek Project

Storm Water Management

Storm Water Ordinance   
Document 01410 – TPDES Requirements     
Document 01411 – TPDES NOI Form 20022   
Document 01412 – TPDES Construction Site Notice      
Document 01413 – TPDES Operators Information Form     
Document 01414 – Contractors – Subcontractors Certification for TPDES Permitting      
Document 01418 – Notice of Termination (NOT) Form   

Technical Specifications

00005B - Table Of Contents
000 - Front End Documents
010 - Landowners Bill of Rights
011 – General Requirements      
012 – General Requirements       
013 – General Requirements      
014 – General Requirements      
015 – General Requirements     
016 – General Requirements      
017 – General Requirements      
018 – Temporary Utility Identification Markings      
020 – Erosion Control Systems      
021 – Site Work      
022 – Piping      
023 – Manholes      

024 – Potable Water Systems      
025 – Sanitary Sewer Systems      
026 – Storm Sewer Systems      
027 – Base Courses      
028 – Paving      
029 – Landscape      
030 – Concrete