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Model Inventory of Roadway Elements – MIRE, Version 1.0
53. Curb Type
Definition: The type of curb present on the segment.
- No curb
- Sloping curb — A curb that does not exceed a 4-inch height (for a slope steeper than 1V:1H) or a 6-inch height (for a slope equal to or flatter than 1V:1H).
- Vertical (barrier) curb — A curb that is steeper or taller than the ranges given for a sloping curb.
Priority: Value Added
HPMS/Tool Requirements: None
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