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ALABAMA AVENUE, SE over SUITLAND PARKWAY

Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:ALABAMA AVENUE, SE over SUITLAND PARKWAY
Structure number:0074
Location:ALA AVE OVER SUIT PKWY
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:47.9 ft. [14.6 m]
Total length:87.9 ft. [26.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:67.6 ft. [20.6 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Skew angle:32°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1943
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Frame [07]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:15,300 [as of 2007]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:93.8 tons [85.3 metric tons]
Inventory rating:55.9 tons [50.8 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:72.1
Recommended work:Bridge deck rehabilitation with only incidental widening. [36]
Estimated cost of work:$1,500,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
October 201472.1Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory15300
November 201274.1Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood15300
January 201174.1Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood15300
January 200974.1Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory15300
December 200673.3Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood19200
December 200473.3Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood19200
November 200273.3Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory19200
October 200070.3Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodGood19200
May 199870.3Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodGood19200
September 199670.3Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood19200
February 199474.3Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood19200
May 199274.3Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodGood19200
May 199074.3Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodGood19200