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VAN NUYS BLVD over LOS ANGELES RIVER

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Coordinates:
+34.15778, -118.44861
34°09'28" N, 118°26'55" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Facts 

Name:VAN NUYS BLVD over LOS ANGELES RIVER
Structure number:53C1353
Location:200' NORTH OF US-101
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:50.9 ft. [15.5 m]
Total length:57.1 ft. [17.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:74.2 ft. [22.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:85.6 ft. [26.1 m]
Skew angle:20°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1952
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2016 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:28,653 [as of 2005]
Truck traffic:2% 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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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:101.5 tons [92.3 metric tons]
Inventory rating:60.9 tons [55.4 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:72.8
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$761,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
March 201672.8Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood28653
March 201472.8Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood28653
March 201290.9Not deficientGoodGoodGood28653
April 201090.9Not deficientGoodGoodGood28653
February 200972.8Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood28653
January 200772.8Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood28653
February 200595.0Not deficientGoodGoodGood14400
October 200095.0Not deficientGoodGoodGood14400
September 199895.0Not deficientGoodGoodGood14400
October 199695.0Not deficientGoodGoodGood14400
May 199695.0Not deficientGoodGoodGood14400
May 199494.8Not deficientGoodGoodVery Good14400
May 199094.8Not deficientGoodGoodVery Good14400