Hennepin Ave over I 35W


+44.99157, -93.23641
44°59'30" N, 93°14'11" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:Hennepin Ave over I 35W
Structure number:27989
Location:2.4 MI SW OF JCT TH 280
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:100.4 ft. [30.6 m]
Total length:199.8 ft. [60.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:80.7 ft. [24.6 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.7 ft. [5.1 m]
Skew angle:14°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1969
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:2
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: June 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:19,700 [as of 2007]
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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
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:59.7 tons [54.3 metric tons]
Inventory rating:36.0 tons [32.7 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:90.0

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
June 201490.0Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood19700
June 201290.0Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood19700
May 201090.0Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood19700
June 200890.0Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood19700
October 200794.0Not deficientGoodGoodGood-
November 200694.0Not deficientGoodGoodGood-
August 200590.0Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood18700
June 200490.0Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood18700
November 200390.0Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood20500
September 200289.9Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood20500
July 200189.8Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood20500
200097.8Not deficientGoodGoodGood20500
June 199795.2Not deficientGoodGoodGood20500
July 199689.8Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood17500
May 199589.4Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood16000
September 199389.4Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood16000
September 199289.5Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood14900
November 199195.9Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood14900