U.S. 50 over US 42


+39.09750, -84.52000
39°05'51" N, 84°31'12" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:U.S. 50 over US 42
Structure number:3103293
Location:.01 MI E. OF IR75
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:182.1 ft. [55.5 m]
Total length:917.0 ft. [279.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:41.3 ft. [12.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:44.6 ft. [13.6 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:17.4 ft. [5.3 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:2000
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:6
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Integral Concrete (separate non-modified layer of concrete added to structural deck) [2]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:58,500 [as of 2009]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:44.6 tons [40.5 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:90.2

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
September 201590.2Functionally obsoleteGoodVery GoodVery Good58500
October 201490.2Functionally obsoleteGoodVery GoodVery Good58500
September 201390.2Functionally obsoleteGoodVery GoodVery Good58500
October 201288.2Functionally obsoleteGoodVery GoodVery Good58500
December 201188.2Functionally obsoleteGoodVery GoodGood58500
December 201087.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good71000
December 200987.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good71000
December 200887.0Not deficientSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good71000
July 200787.0Not deficientSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good71000
November 200690.5Not deficientSatisfactoryExcellentVery Good71000
November 200588.3Not deficientGoodExcellentVery Good69200
December 200488.3Not deficientGoodExcellentVery Good69200
September 200391.8Not deficientVery GoodExcellentExcellent1
December 200291.8Not deficientVery GoodExcellentExcellent1
January 200291.8Not deficientVery GoodExcellentExcellent1