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JEFFERSON AVENUE over ROUGE RIVER

Map 

Coordinates:
+42.28096, -83.12865
42°16'51" N, 83°07'43" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:JEFFERSON AVENUE over ROUGE RIVER
Structure number:000000000012214
Old structure number:82200204000B010 (from 1992 edition)
Location:DET&RIVRRGEN/SCHAEFER
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:90.9 ft. [27.7 m]
Total length:248.0 ft. [75.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:45.9 ft. [14.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:69.9 ft. [21.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1922
Year reconstructed:1982
Historic significance:Bridge is on the National Register of Historic Places [1]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Movable - Bascule [16]
Deck type:Open Grating [3]
Wearing surface:Other [9]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2015 

Status:Bridge closed to all traffic [K]
Average daily traffic:10,938 [as of 1999]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
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]
Pier/abutment protection:In place and functioning [2]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Operating rating:55.0 tons [50.0 metric tons]
Inventory rating:40.0 tons [36.4 metric tons]
Evaluation:Structurally deficient [1]
Sufficiency rating:17.0

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
December 201517.0Structurally deficientSeriousSeriousFair10938
April 201517.0Structurally deficientSeriousSeriousFair10938
August 201334.9Structurally deficientSeriousPoorSatisfactory10938
June 201268.7Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory10938
September 201068.7Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory10938
May 200868.7Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory10938
May 200668.7Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory10938
May 200469.4Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory10938
April 200269.4Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood10938
June 199869.2Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood9567
December 199669.3Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood9442
August 199569.5Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood9442
August 199468.5Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood9442
December 199268.2Functionally obsoleteVery GoodVery GoodGood9942
September 199067.2Not applicableVery GoodVery GoodGood9904