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OUTER DRIVE over JOY ROAD

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Coordinates:
+42.35713, -83.26180
42°21'26" N, 83°15'42" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:OUTER DRIVE over JOY ROAD
Structure number:000000000012181
Old structure number:82200174000S010 (from 1992 edition)
Location:DETROIT E/TELEGRAPH
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:69.9 ft. [21.3 m]
Total length:74.8 ft. [22.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:64.0 ft. [19.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:12.5 ft. [3.8 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1927
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Arch - Deck [11]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:5,416 [as of 1996]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:68.0 tons [61.8 metric tons]
Inventory rating:50.1 tons [45.5 metric tons]
Evaluation:Structurally deficient [1]
Sufficiency rating:61.7

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
May 201461.7Structurally deficientPoorFairFair5416
May 201261.7Structurally deficientPoorFairFair5416
May 201061.7Structurally deficientPoorFairFair5416
May 200861.7Structurally deficientPoorFairFair5416
May 200645.0Structurally deficientPoorPoorFair5416
May 200445.0Structurally deficientPoorPoorFair5416
April 200259.7Structurally deficientPoor-Fair5416
April 200059.7Structurally deficientPoorFairFair5416
May 199860.7Structurally deficientPoor-Fair5416
September 199661.9Functionally obsoleteFairFairSatisfactory4784
July 199574.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory4784
June 199474.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory4784
May 199273.9Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory5218
January 199170.9Not applicableGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory14757