NW 32nd Place over Comfort Canal


+25.78611, -80.24806
25°47'10" N, 80°14'53" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:NW 32nd Place over Comfort Canal
Structure number:876411
Location:280Ft. S of NW 14th St.
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:19.7 ft. [6.0 m]
Total length:39.0 ft. [11.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:34.1 ft. [10.4 m]
Skew angle:37°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1957
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:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:326 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Operating rating:109.8 tons [99.8 metric tons]
Inventory rating:68.2 tons [62.0 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:80.5

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
September 201480.5Not deficientGoodGoodVery Good326
September 201280.5Not deficientGoodGoodVery Good326
September 201044.1Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood326
September 200878.1Not deficientGoodGoodGood326
September 200678.1Not deficientGoodGoodGood326
September 200479.1Not deficientGoodGoodGood326
December 200278.1Not deficientGoodGoodGood326
March 200076.1Not deficientGoodGoodGood326
March 199870.9Not deficientGoodGoodGood320
January 199670.8Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodGood310
April 199471.4Not deficientGoodGoodGood310
March 199271.7Not deficientGoodGoodSatisfactory275
March 199072.7Not deficient-GoodSatisfactory275