ANACOSTIA FREEWAY over Malcom X. Avenue


+38.84509, -77.00719
38°50'42" N, 77°00'26" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:ANACOSTIA FREEWAY over Malcom X. Avenue
Structure number:1014(NB)
Location:I-9295 @ Malcom X. Ave.
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:75.1 ft. [22.9 m]
Total length:79.1 ft. [24.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:61.0 ft. [18.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:64.0 ft. [19.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:15.1 ft. [4.6 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1963
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:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:45,000 [as of 2007]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:101.8 tons [92.5 metric tons]
Inventory rating:60.8 tons [55.3 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:90.6
Recommended work:Other structural work, including hydraulic replacements. [38]
Estimated cost of work:$3,000,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
September 201590.6Not deficientGoodGoodSatisfactory45000
October 201390.6Not deficientGoodGoodSatisfactory45000
September 201190.6Not deficientGoodGoodSatisfactory45000
November 200990.6Not deficientGoodGoodSatisfactory45000
November 200772.5Not deficientGoodGoodSatisfactory45000
December 200472.5Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory45000
February 200372.5Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory45000
February 200172.5Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory45000
November 199872.5Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory45000
December 199672.5Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory45000
November 199493.6Not deficientGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory45000
July 199282.1Not deficientSatisfactoryFairFair45000
July 199082.1Not deficientSatisfactoryFairFair45000