+34.78757, -86.59695
34°47'15" N, 86°35'49" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Structure number:011504
Old structure number:0000020045M0010 (from 1992 edition)
Location:2502 MEDARIS RD
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:32.2 ft. [9.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:28.9 ft. [8.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:50.2 ft. [15.3 m]
Skew angle:10°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1975
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:3
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:4,225 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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]
Culvert condition:Shrinkage cracks, light scaling and insignificant spalling which does not expose reinforcing steel. Insignificant damage caused by drift with no misalignment and not requiring corrective action. Some minor scouring has occured near curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth symmetrical curvature with superficial corrosion and no pitting. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:97.8 tons [88.9 metric tons]
Inventory rating:75.7 tons [68.8 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:79.5
Estimated cost of work:$526,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
March 201679.5Good7 out of 10-4225
March 201479.5Good7 out of 10-4225
March 201279.5Good7 out of 10-4225
March 201057.8Good7 out of 10-4225
March 200957.8Good7 out of 10-4225
January 200757.8Good7 out of 10-4225
January 200557.8Good7 out of 10-4225
January 200357.8Good7 out of 10-4225
January 200157.8Good7 out of 10-4225
December 199858.0Good7 out of 10-4225
January 199757.8Good7 out of 10-4220
December 199458.0Good7 out of 10-4200
February 199358.0Good7 out of 10-4100
January 199165.1Good7 out of 10-4000