+32.40011, -93.77232
32°24'00" N, 93°46'20" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:LA0526 over BRUSH BAYOU
Structure number:040908090809561
Location:1.0 MI EAST OF LA 3204
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:56.1 ft. [17.1 m]
Total length:225.1 ft. [68.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:35.1 ft. [10.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:45.6 ft. [13.9 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:15.1 ft. [4.6 m]
Skew angle:99°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1977
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:4
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:10,080 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:20% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 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: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:37.6 tons [34.2 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:83.9

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
February 201583.9Not deficientGoodGoodGood10080
February 201384.4Not deficientGoodGoodGood10680
February 201183.4Not deficientGoodGoodGood13080
February 200983.4Not deficientGoodGoodGood13080
January 200782.0Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good14820
January 200582.2Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good14580
January 200383.1Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good13500
May 200184.2Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good12124
April 199984.0Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good12421
January 199783.8Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good12670
February 199584.0Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good12421
January 199387.3Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good8304
February 199187.3Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good8304