I 35W over 3rd street


+44.97374, -93.24945
44°58'25" N, 93°14'58" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:I 35W over 3rd street
Structure number:27879
Location:0.5 MI NE OF JCT TH 94
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:70.5 ft. [21.5 m]
Total length:215.2 ft. [65.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:133.9 ft. [40.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:144.7 ft. [44.1 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:15.1 ft. [4.6 m]
Skew angle:11°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1970
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:117,000 [as of 2006]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 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:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:56.0 tons [50.9 metric tons]
Inventory rating:33.6 tons [30.5 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:80.4

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
August 201480.4Not deficientGoodGoodGood117000
September 201280.4Not deficientGoodGoodGood117000
September 201081.4Not deficientGoodGoodGood117000
September 200881.4Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodGood117000
September 200781.0Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodGood121000
November 200681.0Not deficientGoodGoodGood121000
May 200581.0Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood121000
September 200481.3Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood118000
June 200381.3Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood118000
September 200282.9Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood101000
September 200182.9Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood101000
January 200188.5Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood101000
November 199988.5Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood101000
August 199888.5Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood101000
December 199793.3Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood101000
August 199693.3Not deficientGoodGoodGood101000
May 199591.0Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood94000
October 199391.0Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood94000
October 199290.9Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodGood95000
August 199190.9Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good95000