+33.48404, -86.78294
33°29'03" N, 86°46'59" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:US 280 over PONCIANA DR
Structure number:010034
Old structure number:00000038370002B (from 1992 edition)
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:36.1 ft. [11.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:43.0 ft. [13.1 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:15.1 ft. [4.6 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1969
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:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Underclearances appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:77.0
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$2,116,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
June 201577.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory33275
June 201377.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory33275
June 201177.2Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory31705
June 200976.9Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood33880
June 200777.2Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood31410
June 200577.3Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood30585
June 200377.4Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood29665
June 200177.4Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood29665
June 199975.5Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodGood28610
June 199775.8Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood26420
June 199578.5Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodGood26990
June 199377.4Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodGood27325
February 199177.6Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodGood25835