FAU 5234 over RIVERSIDE BLVD / I-55


+35.11333, -90.07389
35°06'48" N, 90°04'26" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:FAU 5234 over RIVERSIDE BLVD / I-55
Structure number:79I00550085
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:109.9 ft. [33.5 m]
Total length:202.1 ft. [61.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:54.1 ft. [16.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:68.6 ft. [20.9 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.1 ft. [4.9 m]
Skew angle:49°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1961
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 13.5 / HS 15 [3]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel [3]
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: February 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,280 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:60.4 tons [54.9 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:71.7
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$796,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
February 201571.7Not deficientFairGoodFair1280
February 201371.7Not deficientFairGoodFair1280
March 201172.7Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodFair1280
April 200969.6Structurally deficientPoorGoodFair1280
June 200770.6Structurally deficientPoorGoodFair1280
August 200571.9Not deficientFairGoodFair1080
August 200383.2Not deficientFairGoodSatisfactory890
September 200183.8Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory1380
January 200075.6Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory2450
June 199875.8Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory2250
September 199576.7Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory2000
August 199376.7Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory2000
November 199177.9Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory1800