Deviations or alternates to the adopted district standards may be approved by the district upon review of materials submitted by the developer that such modifications:
(1) Are equal to or better than the requirements in these standards.
(2) Are in the public interest.
(3) Are based upon sound engineering judgment and practices.
(4) Fully meet the requirements for safety, function, appearance, and maintenance.
Requests for proposed deviations or alternates should be submitted as soon as possible to allow time for review and decision by the district. Design deviation or alternate requests shall be reviewed and approved prior to construction. The district shall make the decision as to whether a requested deviation alternate will be allowed. [Res. 807 § 2 (Exh. 2), 2021.]