East 42nd St over I 35W


+44.92688, -93.27492
44°55'37" N, 93°16'30" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:East 42nd St over I 35W
Structure number:9616
Location:2.5 MI N OF JCT TH 62
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:71.5 ft. [21.8 m]
Total length:199.2 ft. [60.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:51.8 ft. [15.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:64.3 ft. [19.6 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.8 ft. [4.5 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1964
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:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:5,500 [as of 2005]
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:75.8 tons [68.9 metric tons]
Inventory rating:48.5 tons [44.1 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:77.3
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
July 201577.3Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory5500
July 201377.3Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory5500
August 201177.3Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory5500
October 200979.3Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory5500
September 200879.3Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory5500
August 200779.3Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory5500
November 200679.3Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory5500
July 200579.3Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory5600
September 200479.3Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory5600
August 200383.2Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory4700
October 200183.2Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory4700
August 200083.2Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory4700
December 199983.2Not deficientGoodGoodSatisfactory4700
October 199883.2Not deficientGoodGoodSatisfactory4700
November 199782.5Not deficientGoodGoodSatisfactory4100
January 199782.5Not deficientGoodGoodSatisfactory4100
May 199582.3Not deficientGoodGoodSatisfactory4800
October 199382.3Not deficientGoodGoodSatisfactory4800
July 199282.4Not deficientVery GoodGoodSatisfactory4315
July 199182.4Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodGood3900