+33.48387, -86.78294
33°29'02" N, 86°46'59" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:US 280 over PONCIANA DR
Structure number:010033
Location:US 280 * PONCIANA DR
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:49.9 ft. [15.2 m]
Total length:180.1 ft. [54.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:63.0 ft. [19.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:69.6 ft. [21.2 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:15.4 ft. [4.7 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1969
Year reconstructed:1995
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:4
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:33,275 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:97.4 tons [88.5 metric tons]
Inventory rating:58.4 tons [53.1 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:94.8
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$3,419,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
June 201594.8Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodGood33275
June 201394.8Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodGood33275
June 201195.0Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodGood31705
June 200994.8Not deficientGoodGoodGood33880
June 200777.2Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood31410
June 200577.3Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood30585
June 200377.4Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood29665
June 200177.4Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood29665
June 199975.5Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood28610
June 199775.8Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood26420
June 199578.5Not deficientGoodGoodGood26990
June 199377.4Not deficientGoodGoodGood27325
February 199177.6Not deficientGoodGoodGood25835