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JOY ROAD over UPPER ROUGE RIVER

Map 

Coordinates:
+42.35736, -83.25903
42°21'26" N, 83°15'33" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:JOY ROAD over UPPER ROUGE RIVER
Structure number:000000000012061
Old structure number:82200060000B010 (from 1992 edition)
Location:DETROIT E/TELEGRAPH
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Total length:96.8 ft. [29.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:47.9 ft. [14.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:62.3 ft. [19.0 m]
Skew angle:30°
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1927
Year reconstructed:1971
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:11,655 [as of 1997]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
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:67.0 tons [60.9 metric tons]
Inventory rating:49.0 tons [44.5 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:77.5

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
May 201477.5Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood11655
May 201277.5Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood11655
June 201077.5Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood11655
May 200877.5Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood11655
May 200675.5Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood11655
May 200475.5Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood11655
April 200275.5Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood11655
April 200075.5Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood11655
May 199875.5Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood11655
September 199675.2Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood12754
July 199575.3Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactoryGood12754
June 199475.3Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactoryGood12754
April 199275.9Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactoryGood10564
January 199174.7Not applicableGoodSatisfactoryGood14757