Recent Policy Changes in the EPG
7/30/20: Guidance about the renewal application process has been clarified.
7/30/20: Fig. 903.5.21.1, Example of Application of Regulatory Signing and Pavement Markings at an Exit Ramp Termination to Deter Wrong-Way Entry, was updated to reflect current practice.
7/29/20: It is now permissible to not show the State Plane Coordinates on the Reference Point Sheet.
7/29/20: A general re-write of this article has updated it to reflect current practice.
7/24/20: Guidance was revised and updated to reflect current practice and law.
7/17/20: New guidance is now available to clarify goals and expectations for the use of law enforcement services.
7/16/20: Formerly entitled as EPG 188.8.131.52 Work Schedules, this guidance has been updated to current practice.
7/15/20: Guidance on how to properly use the Relocating Temporary Traffic Barrier pay item was added.
7/15/20: New guidance, including best practices, is now available.
7/14/20: Guidance was updated to reflect the change to AASHTOWare Project (AWP) from Sitemanager and further clarify the Material Transfer process.
7/10/20: The new AWP MA Sample Record Changing Material Code Source or Sample Type is now available in EPG 101 Standard Forms, AASHTOWare Project Quick Reference Guides (QRGs).
7/10/20: New signal maintenance guidance provides more details on the intent of Sec 902.2 and helps ensure consistent administration of contract signal work.
7/2/20: The signature requirements for 7 contracts were updated. Several archaic contracts were deleted.
Electronically Signed and Sealed Plan Sheets for Consultant Designed Projects
7/2/20: Guidance in EPG 237.9.6 Consultant Designed Projects was updated to show the new security requirements associated with the upgrade of ProjectWise to Version 10.
7/2/20: A large number of updates to current practices, including new guidance for consumable inventory and operational updates, are now available in EPG 903 Highway Signing, EPG 903.2 Extent of Signing and the newly re-titled EPG 903.3 Ground-Mounted Sign Supports (formerly EPG 903.3 Post-Mounted Signing).
7/1/20: The signature requirements for these agreements have been updated.
7/1/20: The signature requirements for HR04 and HR05 have been updated and clarified.
7/1/20: The drafting, review and signature requirements for these contracts have been updated and clarified.
6/25/20: Clarified guidance about fixed fees and the on-call master agreements.
6/24/20: Additional contact guidance is now available.
6/23/20: A new eAgreement, MO21 Coronavirus Aid Relief and Economic Security Act Agreement, has been added to the listings.
6/23/20: The new, FHWA-based "PODI Bridfe Deck Pour Checklist" fillable form replaces the former textual guidance of EPG 703.2.12 Checklist. The form is also available in EPG 101 Standard Forms, Construction and Materials.
6/19/20: Guidance has been updated to current AASHTOWARE procedures.
6/18/20: Guidance has been updated since proposals are not advertised anymore. The proposal is now split into a Bid Book, Roadway JSPs, and Bridge JSPs and each is advertised.
6/17/20: New guidance clarified that when a DBE is a prime contractor, a CUF should be performed on the DBE firm as well as any other DBE firms being utilized. The CUF review should be conducted on the prime DBE every 60 days until the project is completed.