John Cunningham, P.E. (253) 983-7737 • Fax (253) 512-2268 •
Interim Public Works Director


Terms and Conditions

The City of Lakewood makes these documents available on an "as is" basis. All warranties and representation of any kind with regard to said documents are disclaimed, including the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular use. The City of Lakewood does not warrant the documents against deficiencies of any kind.

These files have been converted from AutoCad files (*.dwg) to PDF's as a service to our customers that we serve. The AutoCad version is available upon request. The City of Lakewood however disclaims any errors and has not attempted to ensure that there were no errors in the conversion process. The Receiver agrees that the City of Lakewood can not be held responsible for problems arising from files that were converted.

Since revisions of additions to the design file standards may occur at any time, the Receiver agrees to indemnify, defend and hold harmless the City of Lakewood, its officers, agents, and employees from and against any and all claims, suits, losses, damages or costs, including reasonable attorney's fees, arising from the use of outdated design file standards, and such indemnification shall survive acceptance of said file(s) by the Receiver.

The online Standard Plans and Specifications effective November 2, 2009, contain engineering drawings that are used for road, bridge, and municipal construction.

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Public Works Development Guidelines

The Development Review staff of the Public Works Department SWM Division are devoted to ensuring that development within the City of Lakewood meets current city codes and development standards. The Development Review staff work to accomplish this goal by being involved in all types and phases of development within the City, providing technical project review, project permitting and construction inspection. Our goal is to work closely with developers, contractors and property owners to provide them with a thorough, accurate, and timely review of their projects and to provide guidance when needed to help bring projects to fruition.

Development Guidelines as related to Public Works are as follows:

Public Works Code - Municipal Code Title 12A
Engineering Standards
Lakewood Comprehensive Plan - LOS Standards

Additional development requirements related to land use and development can be found in the following Municipal Code sections:

Title 18A: Land Use and Development Code
Title 17: Subdivisions