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SOUTHWEST FREEWAY over SOUTH CAPITOL STREET

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Coordinates:
+38.88135, -77.00911
38°52'53" N, 77°00'33" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:SOUTHWEST FREEWAY over SOUTH CAPITOL STREET
Structure number:1104(RAMP C)
Location:S CAPITOL ST & SW FRE
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:200.1 ft. [61.0 m]
Total length:569.9 ft. [173.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:33.5 ft. [10.2 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.4 ft. [4.4 m]
Skew angle:20°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1964
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: February 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:25,000 [as of 1992]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 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: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:73.8 tons [67.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:43.9 tons [39.9 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:73.9

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
February 201573.9Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory25000
February 201373.9Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood25000
February 201173.9Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactoryGood25000
August 200873.9Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood25000
August 200673.9Functionally obsoleteGoodVery GoodGood25000
July 200473.9Functionally obsoleteGoodVery GoodGood25000
July 200273.9Functionally obsoleteGoodVery GoodGood25000
May 200073.9Functionally obsoleteVery GoodVery GoodGood25000
September 199773.9Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodGood25000
September 199575.5Not deficientVery GoodGoodGood25000
August 199279.7Not deficientExcellentVery GoodVery Good25000
May 198979.7Not deficientExcellentVery GoodVery Good25000