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LA0526BB over SAND BEACH BAYOU

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Coordinates:
+32.42381, -93.71992
32°25'26" N, 93°43'12" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:LA0526BB over SAND BEACH BAYOU
Structure number:040908090814121
Location:.96 MI N OF JCT LA 3132
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Total length:174.9 ft. [53.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:44.3 ft. [13.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:45.6 ft. [13.9 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1977
Year reconstructed:1989
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:7
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:30,480 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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:82.2 tons [74.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:49.5 tons [45.0 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:83.0

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
February 201583.0Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory30480
February 201384.0Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory28200
February 201185.0Not deficientGoodGoodGood25200
February 200985.2Not deficientGoodGoodGood24360
January 200788.8Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodGood18360
January 200589.5Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodGood17220