+35.14750, -89.89806
35°08'51" N, 89°53'53" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:FAU 5156 over SAM COOPER BLVD.
Structure number:79040320023
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway and railroad
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:92.9 ft. [28.3 m]
Total length:360.9 ft. [110.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:73.5 ft. [22.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.4 ft. [4.4 m]
Skew angle:12°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1968
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:5
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:14,810 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 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: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:48.5 tons [44.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Evaluation:Structurally deficient [1]
Sufficiency rating:57.2
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$5,803,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
April 201557.2Structurally deficientFairPoorSatisfactory14810
April 201357.2Structurally deficientFairPoorSatisfactory14810
May 201157.2Structurally deficientFairPoorSatisfactory14810
June 200955.9Structurally deficientPoorPoorSatisfactory14810
November 200755.9Structurally deficientPoorPoorSatisfactory14810
October 200554.7Structurally deficientPoorPoorSatisfactory17360
October 200374.8Functionally obsoleteFairFairSatisfactory17580
November 200172.1Structurally deficientPoorFairSatisfactory16370
April 200075.6Structurally deficientPoorFairSatisfactory15710
May 199888.9Structurally deficientPoorGoodSatisfactory17080
June 199889.6Not deficientFairGoodSatisfactory15110
December 199589.6Not deficientFairGoodSatisfactory15110
October 199386.8Not deficientFairGoodSatisfactory13100
December 199191.0Not deficientFairGoodSatisfactory100