I59 over 65*66TH ST


+33.55167, -86.74444
33°33'06" N, 86°44'40" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:I59 over 65*66TH ST
Structure number:011554
Old structure number:00000I59370297A (from 1992 edition)
Location:I-59 * 65TH STREET
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:84.0 ft. [25.6 m]
Total length:314.0 ft. [95.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:51.2 ft. [15.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:54.1 ft. [16.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1976
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:5
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: December 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:38,900 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:8% 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:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:86.0
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$4,285,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
December 2017FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory3890086.0
November 2015FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory3890086.0
November 2013FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory3890086.0
November 2011FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory3916586.0
November 2009FairGoodSatisfactoryGood4078085.8
November 2007GoodGoodGoodGood4070085.8
November 2005GoodGoodGoodGood3808086.1
January 2004GoodGoodGoodGood3748586.1
February 2002GoodGoodGoodGood3748586.1
February 2000GoodGoodGoodGood3752586.1
April 1998GoodGoodGoodGood3156086.7
February 1996GoodGoodGoodGood3278587.3
March 1994GoodGoodGoodGood3198087.4
November 1991GoodGoodGoodGood2912587.6

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.2,19802,119790
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.24,180018,8704,717593
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.16,987016,98610
Reinforced Concrete Columneach147700
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.176167810
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.2051485700
Compression Jointlinear ft.32502432557
Movable Bearingeach3502393
Fixed Bearingeach3503500
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.6286111700