Construction Resources

Construction workers digging

Provided is a list of helpful resource:

  • Revised Traffic Standards (PDF) - The purpose of this document is to regulate the various traffic-related issues associated with public and private development such as: 
    • Access and median regulations
    • Installation of street lighting
    • Placement and implementation of traffic calming devices
    • Placement of traffic control devices
    • Preparation of traffic impact studies
  • City of Las Cruces (CLC) Standards for Road Construction (PDF) - This references the materials and contract installation specifications for
    • Asphalt
    • Concrete
    • Earthwork
    • Traffic signals and lighting
  • Utility Standards (PDF) - Revised June 2017. These standards reference the material, installation, and details for water, sanitary sewer, and natural gas that are maintained by the CLC.
  • General Conditions for Construction Contracts (PDF) - Requirements for all contracted work with the CLC from time of bidding the project to closing the project out.
  • Design Standards (PDF) - These standards outline the minimum design specifications for work in the Public Right-of-Way:
    • Drainage
    • Erosion control
    • Landscaping
    • Traffic standards