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SPRUCE ST over METROLINK

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Coordinates:
+38.62306, -90.19472
38°37'23" N, 90°11'41" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:SPRUCE ST over METROLINK
Structure number:32404
Location:S
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:35.1 ft. [10.7 m]
Total length:35.8 ft. [10.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:47.9 ft. [14.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:74.8 ft. [22.8 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:20.0 ft. [6.1 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1935
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Other [9]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2015 

Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:2,000 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:33.7 tons [30.6 metric tons]
Inventory rating:19.8 tons [18.0 metric tons]
Evaluation:Structurally deficient [1]
Sufficiency rating:37.3
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$291,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
April 201537.3Structurally deficientPoorPoorSerious2000
April 201448.8Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor2000
April 201348.8Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor2000
May 201251.8Structurally deficientPoorPoorFair2000
March 201151.8Structurally deficientPoorPoorFair2000
September 200951.8Structurally deficientPoorPoorFair2000
June 200769.9Not deficientFairFairSatisfactory2000