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BUFFALO DRIVE over GOWAN CHANNEL

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Coordinates:
+36.23194, -115.26083
36°13'55" N, 115°15'39" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:BUFFALO DRIVE over GOWAN CHANNEL
Structure number:B2544
Location:LAS VEGAS
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:19.7 ft. [6.0 m]
Total length:40.4 ft. [12.3 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1999
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:8,900 [as of 2014]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
Culvert condition:Deterioration or initial disintegration, minor chloride contamination, cracking with some leaching, or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Local minor scouring at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth curvature, non-symmetrical shape, significant corrosion or moderate pitting. [6]
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:21.6 tons [19.6 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:65.1

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
November 201565.1Not deficient---8900
November 201365.1Not deficient---10300
November 201165.1Not deficient---10300
November 200981.9Not deficient---10300
November 200782.0Not deficient---10300
November 200582.0Not deficient---3000
December 200382.0Not deficient---3000
September 200182.0Not deficient---3000
June 200082.0Not deficient---3000