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M. L. KING AVENUE over SUITLAND PARKWAY

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

Facts 

Name:M. L. KING AVENUE over SUITLAND PARKWAY
Structure number:0075
Location:MLKING AVE OVER SUIT PKWY
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:42.0 ft. [12.8 m]
Total length:113.9 ft. [34.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:63.7 ft. [19.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Skew angle:27°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1944
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Frame [07]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Latex Concrete or similar additive [3]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:14,500 [as of 2007]
Truck traffic:2% 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:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:94.8 tons [86.2 metric tons]
Inventory rating:56.9 tons [51.7 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:72.1
Recommended work:Bridge deck rehabilitation with only incidental widening. [36]
Estimated cost of work:$2,500,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
October 201472.1Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory14500
November 201272.1Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory14500
January 201172.1Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory14500
January 200972.1Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactoryGood14500
January 200770.9Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory24200
December 200470.9Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood24200
February 200370.9Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood24200
January 200170.9Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood24200
September 199870.9Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood24200
November 199670.1Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood24200
July 199467.4Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactoryGood24200
May 199267.4Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactoryGood24200
May 199067.4Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactoryGood24200