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W. NIELSEN AVE over HOUGHTON CANAL

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Coordinates:
+36.74306, -119.84472
36°44'35" N, 119°50'41" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:W. NIELSEN AVE over HOUGHTON CANAL
Structure number:42C0647
Location:0.1 MI W/O N MARKS AVE
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:11.8 ft. [3.6 m]
Total length:23.6 ft. [7.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:64.0 ft. [19.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:108.6 ft. [33.1 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:2005
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2017 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:4,902 [as of 2006]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry 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:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
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:59.5 tons [54.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:99.3

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
January 201799.3Good7 out of 10-4902
March 201399.3Good8 out of 10-4902
October 201199.3Good8 out of 10-4902
January 200884.9Good8 out of 10-820
December 200684.9Good8 out of 10-820
November 200584.9Good8 out of 10-820