+34.76655, -86.57258
34°45'60" N, 86°34'21" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Structure number:012618
Old structure number:0000018145M0240 (from 1992 edition)
Location:3205 MERIDIAN ST
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:22.0 ft. [6.7 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1981
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:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:17,200 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
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:74.1 tons [67.4 metric tons]
Inventory rating:44.4 tons [40.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:80.0
Estimated cost of work:$603,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
August 201680.0Good7 out of 10-17200
August 201480.0Good7 out of 10-17200
August 201280.8Good7 out of 10-10900
August 201079.8Good7 out of 10-19000
August 200879.9Good7 out of 10-18700
October 200679.9Good7 out of 10-18700
October 200479.9Good7 out of 10-18700
November 200280.2Good7 out of 10-15680
December 200080.2Good7 out of 10-15680
November 199880.2Good7 out of 10-15675
December 199680.2Good7 out of 10-15650
December 199480.6Good7 out of 10-15600
February 199380.6Good7 out of 10-15500
January 199180.6Good7 out of 10-15400