Illinois Urban Manual
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Updates to the Illinois Urban Manual (since 2009):
Section 4 Practice Standards: Lined Channel or Outlet 872 (new 9/2012); Open Channel 878 (new 9/2012); Silt Curtain-Floating 917 (new 5/2012); Silt Fence 920 (new 4/2012); Compost Blanket 804 (new 1/2012); Compost Filter Sock 805 (new 1/2012); Stabilized Construction Entrance 930 (revised 7/2010); Dewatering 813 (new standard 6/2010); Ditch Check (Manufactured) 814 (new 1/2012); Erosion Control Blanket 830 (revised 6/2009); Erosion Control Blanket - Turf Reinforcment Mat (TRM) 831 (revised 2/2011); Inlet Protection - Paved Areas 861 (revised 5/2011); Mulching for Seeding and Soil Stabilization 875 (revised 6/2010); Polyacrylamide (PAM) for Temporary Soil Stabilization 893 (new standard 9/2011); Polyacrylamide (PAM) for Turbidity Reduction and Sediment Control 894 (new standard 9/2011); Temporary Concrete Washout Facility 954 (new standard 6/2009); and Temporary Stream Diversion 976 (new standard 9/2011).
Section 6 Material Specifications: Geotextile 592 (new 4/2012); Compost 806 (new 1/2012); Erosion Blanket 800, 801, 802, and 803 (revised and new 6/2009); Erosion Control Blanket - Turf Reinforcment Mat (TRM) 805; and Manufactured Ditch Checks 807 (new 1/2012).
Section 7 Drawings: Silt Curtain-Floating IUM-617A, IUM-617B (revised 5/2012); Silt Fence IUM-620A, IUM-620A(W), IUM-620B(W) (revised 4/2012); Ditch Check (Manufactured) IUM-514PC, IUM-514RC, IUM-514SC, IUM-514UF, & IUM-514VC (revised 1/2012); Erosion Control Blanket IUM-530 (revised 6/2009); Erosion Control Blanket - Turf Reinforcment Mat (TRM) IUM-531 (revised 2/2011); Inlet Protection - Curb IUM-561C & IUM-561D; Polyacrylamide: Temporary Mixing Swale with Optional Baffle Pit IUM-594A & IUM-594B (new 9/2011) ; Stabilized Contruction Entrance Drawing IL-630B (new 6/2010), Temporary Concrete Washout drawings IUM-654BW, 654ET.pdf, & 654SB.pdf (new 6/2009); Temporary Stream Diversion IUM-676BP, IUM676DC, & IUM-676PD (new 9/2011). (All other CAD formats of drawings are available in Section 7)
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