Independence Ave. over PEDESTRIAN WALK


+38.88833, -76.97167
38°53'18" N, 76°58'18" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:Independence Ave. over PEDESTRIAN WALK
Structure number:0041-2
Location:Ind. Ave. over Ped. Walk
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:28.9 ft. [8.8 m]
Total length:33.1 ft. [10.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:54.1 ft. [16.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:66.6 ft. [20.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:11.8 ft. [3.6 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1954
Year reconstructed:1992
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:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:21,300 [as of 2007]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:62.9 tons [57.2 metric tons]
Inventory rating:38.0 tons [34.5 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:64.8

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
May 201464.8Functionally obsoleteGoodFairSatisfactory21300
July 201274.3Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactoryExcellent21300
July 201062.7Functionally obsoleteGoodFairSatisfactory21300
August 200862.7Functionally obsoleteGoodFairSatisfactory21300
August 200674.3Functionally obsoleteVery GoodGoodGood21300
August 200474.3Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodVery Good21300
September 200274.3Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodVery Good21300
December 200074.3Not deficientVery GoodGoodVery Good21300
June 199872.3Not deficientVery GoodSatisfactoryVery Good21300
October 199672.3Not deficientVery GoodSatisfactoryVery Good21300
March 199372.8Not deficientExcellentExcellentVery Good21300
March 199037.4Structurally deficientPoorPoorFair21300