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SOUTHWEST FREEWAY over SOUTH CAPITOL STREET

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Coordinates:
+38.88142, -77.00897
38°52'53" N, 77°00'32" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Facts 

Name:SOUTHWEST FREEWAY over SOUTH CAPITOL STREET
Structure number:1104
Location:S.CAPITOL ST &SW FREE
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:200.1 ft. [61.0 m]
Total length:550.9 ft. [167.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:89.9 ft. [27.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:93.5 ft. [28.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.4 ft. [4.4 m]
Skew angle:20°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1965
Year reconstructed:1991
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans 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: April 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:95,800 [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: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:75.8 tons [68.9 metric tons]
Inventory rating:45.9 tons [41.7 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:82.3

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
April 201582.3Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodSatisfactory95800
February 201382.3Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodSatisfactory95800
February 201169.8Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactoryFair95800
August 200882.3Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory95800
August 200679.9Functionally obsoleteVery GoodVery GoodGood120000
August 200479.9Functionally obsoleteVery GoodVery GoodGood120000
July 200279.9Functionally obsoleteVery GoodVery GoodGood120000
May 200079.9Functionally obsoleteVery GoodVery GoodGood120000
September 199779.9Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodGood120000
November 199779.9Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodGood120000
September 199579.9Not deficientVery GoodGoodGood120000
August 199284.6Not deficientExcellentVery GoodVery Good120000
May 198984.6Not deficientExcellentVery GoodVery Good120000