Chapter 6. Site Design Alignments

This chapter describes how you work with alignments as they relate to residential subdivision design projects. Alignments and road corridor models form the backbone for the subdivision design in that they usually set the grade for the parcels adjacent to the subdivision roads. The Creating Alignments from Objects lesson describes how you create alignments from polylines. The Labeling Alignments and Creating Tables lesson describes how you reduce the amount of annotation that appears on a subdivision plan by creating tag labels and showing the data in a corresponding table.


After completing this chapter, you will be able to:

  • Create subdivision road alignment from polylines.

  • Label horizontal alignments and ...

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