+29.89820, -90.04376
29°53'54" N, 90°02'38" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:LA0023 over VERRET CANAL
Structure number:022600620101701
Location:1.9 MI SOUTH OF US 90B
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:69.9 ft. [21.3 m]
Total length:140.1 ft. [42.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:82.0 ft. [25.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:87.6 ft. [26.7 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1975
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:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:27,200 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:13% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:92.1 tons [83.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:39.6 tons [36.0 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:96.2

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
October 201496.2Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood27200
November 201293.9Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood36200
December 201094.1Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood34900
December 200894.1Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood35000
November 200779.9Not deficientFairFairGood43500
August 200680.0Not deficientFairFairGood42500
June 200580.2Not deficientFairFairGood41500
April 200480.2Not deficientFairFairGood41700
May 200280.6Not deficientFairFairGood39100
August 200080.3Not deficientFairFairGood28711
August 199978.9Not deficientFairFairGood37303
June 199878.9Not deficientFairFairGood37303
April 199693.5Not deficientGoodGoodGood32092
May 199493.4Not deficientGoodGoodGood30696
May 199294.1Not deficientGoodGoodGood25849