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LAUREL STREET over HILLSBOROUGH RIVER

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Coordinates:
+27.95444, -82.46528
27°57'16" N, 82°27'55" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:LAUREL STREET over HILLSBOROUGH RIVER
Structure number:105503
Location:DOWNTOWN TAMPA
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:99.4 ft. [30.3 m]
Total length:365.8 ft. [111.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:39.4 ft. [12.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:60.4 ft. [18.4 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:19.7 ft. [6.0 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:11.8 ft. [3.6 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1926
Year reconstructed:1969
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Movable - Bascule [16]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2015 

Status:Posted for other load-capacity restriction [R]
Average daily traffic:5,240 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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 but in a deteriorated condition [3]
Scour condition:Bridge is scour critical; bridge foundations determined to be unstable. [3]
Operating rating:47.4 tons [43.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:32.8 tons [29.8 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:61.9

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
March 201561.9Not deficientSatisfactoryFairFair5240
March 201361.9Not deficientSatisfactoryFairFair5240
March 201159.9Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryFairFair5240
March 200959.9Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryFairFair5240
March 200771.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory5240
March 200571.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory5240
March 200371.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory5240
March 200170.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory5240
March 199970.7Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory5240
September 199770.6Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory5240
March 199570.5Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory5240
March 199370.6Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory5000
March 199270.6Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory5000
March 199170.6Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory5000