+33.55932, -86.76096
33°33'34" N, 86°45'39" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:50TH ST over BRANCH
Structure number:002420
Old structure number:0000007837M0060 (from 1992 edition)
Location:50TH ST * 15TH AVE NO
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Total length:34.1 ft. [10.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:85.3 ft. [26.0 m]
Skew angle:15°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1940
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,000 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
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:26.0 tons [23.6 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:79.9
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge or other major structure without deck rehabilitation or replacement [33]
Estimated cost of work:$925,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
June 201679.9Fair6 out of 10-1000
June 201479.9Fair6 out of 10-1000
August 201279.9Fair6 out of 10-1000
August 201066.9Fair6 out of 10-1000
August 200866.9Fair6 out of 10-1000
June 200666.9Fair6 out of 10-1000
December 200466.9Fair6 out of 10-1000
September 200266.9Fair6 out of 10-1000
October 200066.9Fair6 out of 10-1000
November 199867.0Fair6 out of 10-1000
December 199666.8Fair6 out of 10-1000
October 199467.3Fair6 out of 10-1000
October 199268.3Good7 out of 10-1000
October 199075.4Good8 out of 10-1000