Scratching the Surface
Korey Gaddy, of TPM Solutions, details some basic Site Grading Tips and Tricks in Civil 3D.
From the TPM Solutions YouTube Channel
Korey presents the essentials building simple site surfaces and pasting them together.
In the classic fashion he employs Civil 3D Features Lines, simple Grading objects, and contours to produce a site design surface.
Korey employs a Corridor to produce the driveway, but the mechanics are not covered here. He does cover how to employ polylines as contours to add some cleaner detail the final surface.