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BASCOM AVE over LOS GATOS CREEK

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Coordinates:
+37.29694, -121.93194
37°17'49" N, 121°55'55" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts

Name:BASCOM AVE over LOS GATOS CREEK
Structure number:37C0031
Location:NEAR SW EXPRESSWAY
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:79.1 ft. [24.1 m]
Total length:160.1 ft. [48.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:97.1 ft. [29.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:125.0 ft. [38.1 m]
Skew angle:15°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1972
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:Prestressed concrete continuous [6]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:28,300 [as of 1999]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Operating rating:43.5 tons [39.5 metric tons]
Inventory rating:29.9 tons [27.2 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:83.1

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
March 201683.1PoorPoorVery GoodGoodSD28300
March 201483.1PoorPoorVery GoodGoodSD28300
March 201287.1PoorPoorVery GoodGoodSD28300
April 201087.1PoorPoorVery GoodGoodSD28300
March 200887.1PoorPoorVery GoodGoodSD28300
March 200687.1PoorPoorVery GoodGoodSD28300
January 200486.9PoorPoorVery GoodGoodSD30000
January 200286.9PoorPoorVery GoodSatisfactorySD30000
March 200086.9PoorPoorVery GoodSatisfactorySD30000
July 199690.0FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory-30000
July 199490.6GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-30000
March 199390.6GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-30000
May 199190.6GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-30000