+30.27417, -81.83389
30°16'27" N, 81°50'02" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:SR-228 over ORTEGA RIVER
Structure number:720047
Location:3.4 MI. W.OF FOURAKER RD.
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:65.9 ft. [20.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1936
Year reconstructed:1972
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Design load:MS 13.5 / HS 15 [3]
Number of main spans:6
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2016 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:12,300 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Culvert condition:Deterioration or initial disintegration, minor chloride contamination, cracking with some leaching, or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Local minor scouring at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth curvature, non-symmetrical shape, significant corrosion or moderate pitting. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:88.8 tons [80.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:53.8 tons [48.9 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:80.8

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
January 201680.8Not deficient---12300
January 201480.5Not deficient---13100
January 201279.8Not deficient---15300
January 201080.2Not deficient---14100
January 200880.2Not deficient---14100
January 200680.8Not deficient---12200
January 200481.7Not deficient---9700
February 200280.6Not deficient---12800
March 200081.9Not deficient---9000
April 199880.1Not deficient---8600
May 199679.9Not deficient---9100
May 199479.5Not deficient---9520
May 199279.0Not deficient---11015
May 199078.8Not deficient---11435