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PLANT AVENUE over HILLS. BAY & BAYSHORE B.

Map 

Coordinates:
+27.93778, -82.46111
27°56'16" N, 82°27'40" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:PLANT AVENUE over HILLS. BAY & BAYSHORE B.
Structure number:105606
Location:BRIDGE OFF DAVIS ISLAND
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway and waterway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:72.5 ft. [22.1 m]
Total length:635.9 ft. [193.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:30.5 ft. [9.3 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:17.1 ft. [5.2 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:9.5 ft. [2.9 m]
Skew angle:99°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1927
Year reconstructed:1990
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Number of main spans:8
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:25,000 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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 is scour critical; bridge foundations determined to be unstable. [3]
Operating rating:42.7 tons [38.8 metric tons]
Inventory rating:33.0 tons [30.0 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:58.0
Estimated cost of work:$288,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
February 201558.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory25000
February 201368.6Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory25000
February 201170.3Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory25000
February 200970.3Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory25000
February 200772.2Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory10000
February 200572.2Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory10000
February 200372.2Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory10000
February 200172.2Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory10000
February 199972.8Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory10000
February 199775.8Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory10000
February 199573.9Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodGood10000
February 199372.9Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood10000
February 199173.9Not deficientGoodGoodGood10000