+32.38649, -93.83097
32°23'11" N, 93°49'52" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:LA0525 over GILMER BAYOU
Structure number:040900970118541
Location:1.50 MI. W. OF US 171
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:49.9 ft. [15.2 m]
Total length:299.9 ft. [91.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:34.1 ft. [10.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:36.7 ft. [11.2 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1986
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:6
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:11,000 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:15% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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:83.2 tons [75.6 metric tons]
Inventory rating:42.6 tons [38.7 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:88.0

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
February 201588.0Not deficientGoodVery GoodVery Good11000
February 201383.8Functionally obsoleteGoodVery GoodVery Good10700
February 201189.1Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good9800
January 200989.1Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good9800
February 200790.4Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good8300
January 200587.4Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good11600
January 200388.6Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good10300
February 200189.4Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good9463
April 199988.3Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good10602
February 199791.1Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good7600
January 199591.2Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good7348
January 199390.5Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good8178
February 199190.5Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good8178