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BEDFORD AVENUE over COLE CREEK

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Coordinates:
+41.28869, -96.02465
41°17'19" N, 96°01'29" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:BEDFORD AVENUE over COLE CREEK
Structure number:U1825H1605
Location:OMAHA BEDFORD @ 72ND
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Total length:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Skew angle:20°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1972
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,200 [as of 2003]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Culvert condition:Shrinkage cracks, light scaling and insignificant spalling which does not expose reinforcing steel. Insignificant damage caused by drift with no misalignment and not requiring corrective action. Some minor scouring has occured near curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth symmetrical curvature with superficial corrosion and no pitting. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:36.0 tons [32.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:24.0 tons [21.8 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:86.7

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
February 201586.7Not deficient---1200
February 201387.6Not deficient---1200
February 201187.3Not deficient---1200
January 200987.3Not deficient---1200
June 200799.9Not deficient---1200
January 200699.9Not deficient---1200
January 200499.9Not deficient---1200
January 200299.9Not deficient---1200
February 200099.9Not deficient---1200
February 199899.9Not deficient---1200
April 199699.9Not deficient---1200
October 199499.9Not deficient---1200
December 199276.7Not deficient---1200
March 199185.5Not deficient---1200