PORTLAND AVE over I 35W; I 94 WB


+44.96551, -93.26765
44°57'56" N, 93°16'04" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:PORTLAND AVE over I 35W; I 94 WB
Structure number:27851
Location:0.6 MI WEST OF JCT TH 55
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:133.9 ft. [40.8 m]
Total length:378.6 ft. [115.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:56.4 ft. [17.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:74.5 ft. [22.7 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:15.1 ft. [4.6 m]
Skew angle:15°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1967
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:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Low slump Concrete [4]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:13,300 [as of 2005]
Deck condition:Excellent [9 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]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:79.0 tons [71.8 metric tons]
Inventory rating:47.4 tons [43.1 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:94.7

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
August 201494.7Not deficientExcellentGoodGood13300
August 201293.7Not deficientFairSatisfactorySatisfactory13300
July 201093.7Not deficientFairSatisfactorySatisfactory13300
September 200893.7Not deficientFairSatisfactorySatisfactory13300
November 200793.7Not deficientFairSatisfactorySatisfactory13300
October 200693.7Not deficientFairSatisfactorySatisfactory13300
December 200593.8Not deficientFairSatisfactorySatisfactory12600
September 200493.8Not deficientFairSatisfactorySatisfactory12600
November 200383.1Not deficientFairFairSatisfactory8000
July 200283.1Not deficientFairFairSatisfactory8000
June 200183.1Not deficientFairFairSatisfactory8000
January 200183.1Not deficientFairFairSatisfactory8000
October 19990.0Not applicableFairFairSatisfactory118000
July 199883.1Not deficientFairSatisfactoryFair8000
December 199683.4Not deficientFairSatisfactoryFair10700
May 199584.0Not deficientVery GoodSatisfactoryFair11000
September 199384.0Not deficientVery GoodSatisfactoryFair11000
October 199280.7Structurally deficientPoorSatisfactoryFair13800
August 199182.7Not deficientFairSatisfactoryFair13800