+33.48387, -86.78294
33°29'02" N, 86°46'59" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:US 280 over PONCIANA DR
Structure number:010033
Location:US 280 * PONCIANA DR
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:49.9 ft. [15.2 m]
Total length:180.1 ft. [54.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:63.0 ft. [19.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:69.6 ft. [21.2 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:15.4 ft. [4.7 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1969
Year reconstructed:1995
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:4
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: June 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:33,275 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:97.4 tons [88.5 metric tons]
Inventory rating:58.4 tons [53.1 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:94.8
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$3,419,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
June 201594.8FairSatisfactoryGoodGood-33275
June 201394.8FairSatisfactoryGoodGood-33275
June 201195.0FairSatisfactoryGoodGood-31705
June 200994.8GoodGoodGoodGood-33880
June 200777.2GoodGoodGoodGoodFO31410
June 200577.3GoodGoodGoodGoodFO30585
June 200377.4GoodGoodGoodGoodFO29665
June 200177.4GoodGoodGoodGoodFO29665
June 199975.5GoodGoodGoodGoodFO28610
June 199775.8GoodGoodGoodGoodFO26420
June 199578.5GoodGoodGoodGood-26990
June 199377.4GoodGoodGoodGood-27325
February 199177.6GoodGoodGoodGood-25835