County Road 245 over Main Elk Creek


+39.60318, -107.58360
39°36'11" N, 107°35'01" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:County Road 245 over Main Elk Creek
Structure number:GAR245-08.41-A
Location:3.7 Mi NW of US Hwy 6
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:43.0 ft. [13.1 m]
Total length:43.0 ft. [13.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:28.5 ft. [8.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:30.8 ft. [9.4 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1950
Year reconstructed:1992
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [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: October 2015 

Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:1,280 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:9% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour conditions; field review indicates action is required. [4]
Operating rating:32.1 tons [29.2 metric tons]
Inventory rating:19.1 tons [17.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:59.3

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
October 201559.3Not deficientFairFairFair1280
October 201359.3Not deficientFairSatisfactoryFair1280
October 201159.3Not deficientFairSatisfactoryFair1280
October 200976.6Not deficientFairSatisfactorySatisfactory526
October 200775.6Not deficientFairSatisfactorySatisfactory526
August 200577.7Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory466
September 200366.3Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair374
July 200166.1Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryFair374
200066.1Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryFair374
August 199766.1Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryFair374
September 199566.2Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryFair270
August 199382.2Not deficientVery GoodGoodSatisfactory270