+34.72972, -86.59673
34°43'47" N, 86°35'48" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:R8 (I565W-US231N) over CITY STREETS; RR; CREEK
Structure number:015941
Purpose:Carries highway over highway, waterway, and railroad
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:160.1 ft. [48.8 m]
Total length:2125.1 ft. [647.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1991
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:11
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: February 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:4,680 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:44.8 tons [40.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:36.0 tons [32.7 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:95.6
Estimated cost of work:$13,624,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
February 201695.6FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-4680
February 201495.6FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-4415
February 201295.6FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-4362
February 201095.6GoodGoodGoodGood-4421
February 200895.6GoodGoodGoodGood-4376
February 200695.3GoodGoodGoodGood-7545
February 200495.3GoodGoodGoodGood-7040
February 200295.3GoodGoodGoodGood-7040
January 200095.3GoodGoodGoodGood-7800
January 199895.3GoodGoodGoodGood-7200
November 199595.4GoodGoodGoodGood-7200
November 199395.5GoodGoodGoodGood-6647