US 31 over 5 TH AVE SO


+33.51204, -86.79329
33°30'43" N, 86°47'36" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:US 31 over 5 TH AVE SO
Structure number:009599
Old structure number:00000003370112B (from 1992 edition)
Location:US 31 * 5TH AVE SO
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:70.9 ft. [21.6 m]
Total length:188.0 ft. [57.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:53.5 ft. [16.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:57.1 ft. [17.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:23.3 ft. [7.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1968
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:35,335 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:59.6 tons [54.2 metric tons]
Inventory rating:36.0 tons [32.7 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:72.8
Estimated cost of work:$2,914,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
February 201572.8Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory35335
February 201372.8Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory35410
February 201175.9Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood34860
February 200975.5Not deficientGoodGoodGood37645
February 200775.6Not deficientGoodGoodGood37130
March 200575.8Not deficientGoodGoodGood35285
March 200375.8Not deficientGoodGoodGood35000
April 200175.8Not deficientGoodGoodGood35000
April 199977.3Not deficientGoodGoodGood39430
January 199777.6Not deficientGoodGoodGood36905
January 199578.5Not deficientGoodGoodGood36520
December 199277.8Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodGood33965
November 199077.9Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodVery Good33095