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SOUTHWEST FREEWAY over SOUTH CAPITOL STREET

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Coordinates:
+38.88182, -77.00912
38°52'55" 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 D)
Location:S CAPITOL ST & SW FRE
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:213.9 ft. [65.2 m]
Total length:522.0 ft. [159.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:32.5 ft. [9.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:36.1 ft. [11.0 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Skew angle:23°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1963
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 1996]
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:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Underclearances appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:70.8 tons [64.4 metric tons]
Inventory rating:42.9 tons [39.0 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:95.7

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
February 201595.7Not deficientGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory25000
March 201595.7Not deficientGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory25000
February 201395.7Not deficientGoodGoodGood25000
February 201195.7Not deficientGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory25000
August 200895.7Not deficientGoodGoodGood25000
August 200695.7Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood25000
August 200495.7Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood25000
July 200295.7Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodGood25000
May 200095.7Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodGood25000
November 199795.7Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodGood25000
September 199595.7Not deficientExcellentVery GoodVery Good25000
August 199296.1Not deficientExcellentVery GoodVery Good25000
May 198996.1Not deficientExcellentVery GoodVery Good25000