US-17 NB (SR-15) over ORTEGA RIVER & RD.


+30.27389, -81.71667
30°16'26" N, 81°43'00" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:US-17 NB (SR-15) over ORTEGA RIVER & RD.
Structure number:720053
Location:US-17 NB / ORTEGA RIVER
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway and waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:97.1 ft. [29.6 m]
Total length:1491.2 ft. [454.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:42.0 ft. [12.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:50.5 ft. [15.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:44.9 ft. [13.7 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1972
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:19
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: June 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:21,750 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 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]
Underclearances 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: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 but in a deteriorated condition [3]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:47.1 tons [42.8 metric tons]
Inventory rating:36.3 tons [33.0 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:66.4

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
June 201466.4Not deficientGoodGoodFair21750
June 201266.5Not deficientGoodGoodFair20500
June 201066.5Not deficientGoodGoodFair21250
June 200866.5Not deficientGoodGoodFair21000
June 200668.3Not deficientGoodGoodFair24000
June 200468.3Not deficientGoodGoodFair23750
June 200279.6Not deficientGoodGoodSatisfactory22750
June 200079.6Not deficientGoodGoodGood23000
June 199879.8Not deficientGoodGoodGood19500
June 199676.5Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood20750
June 199476.0Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood20910
June 199276.6Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood14218
May 199076.2Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood18780