US 31 over 5 TH AVE SO


+33.51204, -86.79329
33°30'43" N, 86°47'36" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:US 31 over 5 TH AVE SO
Structure number:009599
Old structure number:00000003370112B (from 1992 edition)
Location:US 31 * 5TH AVE SO
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:70.9 ft. [21.6 m]
Total length:188.0 ft. [57.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:53.5 ft. [16.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:57.1 ft. [17.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:23.3 ft. [7.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1968
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:3
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2017 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:35,335 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:3% 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]
Underclearances appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:59.6 tons [54.2 metric tons]
Inventory rating:36.0 tons [32.7 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:72.8
Estimated cost of work:$2,910,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
February 201772.8FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-35335
February 201572.8FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-35335
February 201372.8FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-35410
February 201175.9FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-34860
February 200975.5GoodGoodGoodGood-37645
February 200775.6GoodGoodGoodGood-37130
March 200575.8GoodGoodGoodGood-35285
March 200375.8GoodGoodGoodGood-35000
April 200175.8GoodGoodGoodGood-35000
April 199977.3GoodGoodGoodGood-39430
January 199777.6GoodGoodGoodGood-36905
January 199578.5GoodGoodGoodGood-36520
December 199277.8FairSatisfactoryGoodGood-33965
November 199077.9FairSatisfactoryGoodVery Good-33095