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BASCOM AVE over LOS GATOS CREEK

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Coordinates:
+37.29694, -121.93194
37°17'49" N, 121°55'55" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:BASCOM AVE over LOS GATOS CREEK
Structure number:37C0031
Location:NEAR SW EXPRESSWAY
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:79.1 ft. [24.1 m]
Total length:160.1 ft. [48.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:97.1 ft. [29.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:125.0 ft. [38.1 m]
Skew angle:15°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1972
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:2
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2016 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:28,300 [as of 1999]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Operating rating:43.5 tons [39.5 metric tons]
Inventory rating:29.9 tons [27.2 metric tons]
Evaluation:Structurally deficient [1]
Sufficiency rating:83.1

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
March 201683.1Structurally deficientPoorVery GoodGood28300
March 201483.1Structurally deficientPoorVery GoodGood28300
March 201287.1Structurally deficientPoorVery GoodGood28300
April 201087.1Structurally deficientPoorVery GoodGood28300
March 200887.1Structurally deficientPoorVery GoodGood28300
March 200687.1Structurally deficientPoorVery GoodGood28300
January 200486.9Structurally deficientPoorVery GoodGood30000
January 200286.9Structurally deficientPoorVery GoodSatisfactory30000
March 200086.9Structurally deficientPoorVery GoodSatisfactory30000
July 199690.0Not deficientGoodVery GoodSatisfactory30000
July 199490.6Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodGood30000
March 199390.6Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodGood30000
May 199190.6Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodGood30000