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US 31 over BUXAHATCHEE CK

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Coordinates:
+33.09573, -86.75262
33°05'45" N, 86°45'09" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 31 over BUXAHATCHEE CK
Structure number:002513
Location:.3 MI.SO.JCT AL 25
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:43.0 ft. [13.1 m]
Total length:43.0 ft. [13.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:36.1 ft. [11.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Skew angle:30°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1920
Year reconstructed:1941
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:7,680 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:11% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:88.4
Estimated cost of work:$659,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2016FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory768088.4
July 2014FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory768088.4
August 2012FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory718088.5
August 2010FairSatisfactoryGoodGood736088.5
August 2008FairSatisfactoryGoodGood733088.5
September 2006FairSatisfactoryGoodGood844088.1
September 2004FairSatisfactoryGoodGood849088.1
October 2002FairSatisfactoryGoodGood767088.4
October 2000FairSatisfactoryGoodGood719088.5
December 1998FairSatisfactoryGoodGood694087.9
November 1996GoodGoodGoodGood672087.7
December 1994GoodGoodGoodGood642072.2
November 1992GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good615070.3