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VAN NUYS BLVD over PACOIMA DIVERSON CHNL

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Coordinates:
+34.25278, -118.44000
34°15'10" N, 118°26'24" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:VAN NUYS BLVD over PACOIMA DIVERSON CHNL
Structure number:53C1355
Location:0.1 MI S/W ARLETA AVE
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:80.1 ft. [24.4 m]
Total length:83.0 ft. [25.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:80.1 ft. [24.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:96.5 ft. [29.4 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1954
Year reconstructed:2007
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:48,800 [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:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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:84.8 tons [77.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:50.9 tons [46.3 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:91.1

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
November 201491.1Not deficientGoodGoodVery Good48800
November 201291.1Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood48800
April 201194.5Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood24800
November 200894.5Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood24800
March 200761.6Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryFairGood24800
January 200661.6Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryFairGood24800
April 200173.5Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodVery Good24800
March 199973.5Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood24800
May 199773.5Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodGood24800
March 199673.5Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodGood24800
December 199375.4Not deficientSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good24800
January 199075.4Not deficientSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good24800