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BLOSSOM HILL RD over GUADALUPE RIVER

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Coordinates:
+37.25028, -121.87000
37°15'01" N, 121°52'12" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:BLOSSOM HILL RD over GUADALUPE RIVER
Structure number:37C0105
Location:0.3 MI E ALMADEN EXP
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:42.0 ft. [12.8 m]
Total length:128.0 ft. [39.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:106.0 ft. [32.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:119.1 ft. [36.3 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1948
Year reconstructed:1979
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:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2013 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:20,400 [as of 2000]
Truck traffic:5% 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:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
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:89.4 tons [81.3 metric tons]
Inventory rating:53.8 tons [48.9 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:92.3

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
June 201392.3Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodGood20400
July 200992.3Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodGood20400
August 200592.3Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodGood20400
November 200384.9Not deficientGoodGoodGood46520
December 200184.9Not deficientGoodGoodGood46520
November 200184.9Not deficientGoodGoodGood46520
January 200084.9Not deficientGoodGoodGood46520
August 199484.0Not deficientGoodGoodGood46520
May 199384.0Not deficientGoodGoodGood46520
January 199184.0Not deficientGoodGoodGood46520