SR 255 over CREEK


+34.80944, -86.68722
34°48'34" N, 86°41'14" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:SR 255 over CREEK
Structure number:016524
Location:2.9 MILES N JCT US 72
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Total length:59.1 ft. [18.0 m]
Skew angle:10°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1992
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:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2016 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:23,544 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:11% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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:97.8 tons [88.9 metric tons]
Inventory rating:71.4 tons [64.9 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:82.3
Estimated cost of work:$3,495,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
June 201682.3Good7 out of 10-23544
June 201482.7Good7 out of 10-20638
June 201282.8Good7 out of 10-19470
June 201082.9Good7 out of 10-18640
June 200882.8Good7 out of 10-19100
June 200682.9Good7 out of 10-18670
June 200482.9Fair6 out of 10-18380
October 199779.2Good8 out of 10-22540
October 199579.2Good8 out of 10-22540