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DESOTO AVE over LOS ANGELES RIVER

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Coordinates:
+34.19500, -118.58889
34°11'42" N, 118°35'20" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:DESOTO AVE over LOS ANGELES RIVER
Structure number:53C1151
Location:0.2 MI N VANOWEN ST
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:65.0 ft. [19.8 m]
Total length:133.9 ft. [40.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:80.1 ft. [24.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:100.4 ft. [30.6 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1958
Year reconstructed:2002
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:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:35,182 [as of 2010]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 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:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Channel protection:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:59.5 tons [54.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:91.0

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
November 201591.0Not deficientGoodGoodGood35182
November 201389.9Not deficientFairSatisfactoryGood35182
November 201189.9Not deficientFairSatisfactoryGood35182
February 201089.9Not deficientFairSatisfactoryGood35250
November 200789.9Not deficientFairSatisfactoryGood35250
September 200689.9Not deficientFairSatisfactoryGood35250
January 200691.0Not deficientFairSatisfactoryGood35250
February 200491.3Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood40800
February 199970.6Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactoryGood40800
January 199770.6Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactoryGood40800
May 199670.6Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactoryGood40800
May 199472.4Not deficientVery GoodGoodVery Good40800
June 199072.4Not deficientVery GoodGoodVery Good40800