Cherokee Street over Valley Green Road


+40.06016, -75.21014
40°03'37" N, 75°12'37" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:Cherokee Street over Valley Green Road
Structure number:000000000039143
Old structure number:677301004000860 (from 1992 edition)
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:69.9 ft. [21.3 m]
Total length:220.2 ft. [67.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:34.1 ft. [10.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:48.6 ft. [14.8 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:23.0 ft. [7.0 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1960
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:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,100 [as of 1981]
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Underclearances appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Inventory rating:109.8 tons [99.8 metric tons]
Evaluation:Structurally deficient [1]
Sufficiency rating:67.9
Recommended work:Other structural work, including hydraulic replacements. [38]
Estimated cost of work:$2,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
May 201567.9Structurally deficientSatisfactoryPoorPoor3100
October 201367.9Structurally deficientSatisfactoryPoorPoor3100
October 201167.9Structurally deficientSatisfactoryPoorPoor3100
October 200967.9Structurally deficientSatisfactoryPoorPoor3100
October 200767.9Structurally deficientSatisfactoryPoorPoor3100
October 200567.9Structurally deficientSatisfactoryPoorPoor3100
October 200350.5Structurally deficientSatisfactoryPoorSerious3100
October 200167.9Structurally deficientSatisfactoryPoorPoor3100
October 199949.4Structurally deficientFairPoorSerious3100
October 199750.5Structurally deficientSatisfactoryPoorSerious3100
October 199551.5Structurally deficientSatisfactoryPoorSerious3100
October 199369.0Structurally deficientSatisfactoryFairPoor3100
October 199180.1Structurally deficientPoorFairSatisfactory3100