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Street Use: Street Improvement Permit

CITY OF SEATTLE STANDARD SPECIFICATION AND PLAN UPDATE

The newest version of the City of Seattle Standard Plans and Specifications for Municipal Construction (2014 Edition) is now available. As of June 25, 2014, all new applications for Street Improvement Permits will need to follow the 2014 City of Seattle Standard Plans and Specifications.



DPD Construction Permit Intake Update:
In order to better align the DPD Construction Permit process with the SDOT SIP process, SDOT must first approve a 60% Complete SIP Plan before DPD will allow Construction Permit intake.




STREET IMPROVEMENT PERMIT (SIP) RESOURCES

Right of Way Improvements Manual

The Seattle Right of Way Improvements Manual is intended to help property owners, developers, architects and engineers plan for and design street and alley improvements associated with development projects.


SIP Client Assistance Memos (CAMs)

Client Assistance Memos provide user-friendly guidance on matters pertaining to Street Improvement Permits.

CAM 2102 Certificate of Public Liability Property Damage Insurance

CAM 2200 Street Improvement Permitting (SIP) Process

CAM 220190% Complete Street Improvement Permit (SIP) Plan Requirements

CAM 2203 Dedication Requirements for Construction in Public Rights of Way

CAM 2204 Driveways and Curb Cuts

CAM 2205 Interpreting Pavement Opening and Restoration

CAM 2206 Interdepartmental Permit Coordination for New Construction Projects

CAM 2207 Skybridge Petition Checklist

CAM 2208 Sidewalk Repair

CAM 2209 Permitting Requirements for Street Improvements

CAM 2211 Street Improvement Permitting (SIP) Design Guidance

CAM 2212 Base Map and Survey Requirements for Street Improvement Permitting (SIP) Plans

CAM 2213: 60% Complete Street Improvement Permit (SIP) Plan Approval

CAM 2214: 90% Street Improvement Permitting (SIP) Plan Intake Appointment and 90% Complete SIP Acceptance Processes

CAM 2215: Permeable Pavement in the Right of Way

CAM 2216: SDOT Street Improvement Permitting (SIP) Pre-Construction Process

CAM 2217: SDOT Street Improvement Permitting (SIP) Inspections


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Stormwater Code Update

The City of Seattle has recently published the Draft 2015 City of Seattle Stormwater Manual, volumes 1 through 5, and the appendices. To view the draft, give us feedback or learn more about the process, visit the Department of Planning and Development Stormwater Code & Rules Update page.

SDOT Street Improvement Permitting (SIP): Request an Inspection.

To request a SIP Inspection, please fill out this form.  Note:  Do not use this system to request Street Use Permit Inspections.

Note: All fields are required.

General Contractor's Name:
General Contractor’s Email:
General Contractor’s Phone:
SIP Permit #:
Project Address:
Type of Inspection Requested:
Date and Time of Desired Inspection:

Special Instructions:


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