Standards and Specifications

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The City of Bend Design Standards and Construction Specifications includes the design criteria and construction standards for all public infrastructures in the City of Bend and apply to both City Capital Improvement Projects (CIP's) and to private development projects where infrastructure will ultimately be owned by the City of Bend. The 2019 update is approved by the City Engineer and effective as of March 29, 2019.  For additional information, please refer to the City of Bend Development Code and Municipal Code.

 Standards and Specifications

 Table of Contents

 Part I - Introduction, Processes, Special Provisions for Construction General Conditions

 Part II - Design Standards

 Part III - Special Provisions to the Oregon Standard Specifications

 Part IV - Supplemental Standard Specification for Construction

 Part V - Construction Observation and Inspection Requirements

 Part VI - Standard Drawings

 Part VII - Appendices

A summary of the 2019 revisions to the Standards and Specifications is found at the link below

Summary of Revisions - 2019 Update


Please submit comments or questions related to the Standards and Specifications by filling out the Change Request Form and emailing it to


Below are the previous versions of the Standards and Specifications:

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