US-41 (SR-45) over PALM RIVER


+27.94639, -82.40167
27°56'47" N, 82°24'06" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:US-41 (SR-45) over PALM RIVER
Structure number:100049
Location:0.4 MILE S OF SR-60
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:44.9 ft. [13.7 m]
Total length:732.0 ft. [223.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:54.1 ft. [16.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:71.9 ft. [21.9 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:12.8 ft. [3.9 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1958
Year reconstructed:2015
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:20
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
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: March 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:28,500 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:13% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Pier/abutment protection:In place and functioning [2]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Operating rating:58.6 tons [53.3 metric tons]
Inventory rating:44.2 tons [40.2 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:66.6

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
March 201566.6Not deficientGoodGoodGood28500
March 201366.6Not deficientGoodGoodGood28500
March 201166.2Not deficientGoodGoodGood29500
March 200965.0Not deficientGoodGoodGood25500
March 200765.0Not deficientGoodGoodGood22500
March 200581.5Not deficientGoodGoodGood23500
March 200383.8Not deficientGoodGoodGood19800
June 200182.1Not deficientGoodGoodGood22500
June 199976.0Not deficientGoodGoodGood22600
January 199876.0Not deficientGoodGoodGood22600
January 199669.1Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodGood17500
August 199478.0Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodGood30384
November 199279.0Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodGood32303
September 199079.0Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodGood32303