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FAIRFAX AVE over BALLONA CREEK

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Coordinates:
+34.03822, -118.36869
34°02'18" N, 118°22'07" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FAIRFAX AVE over BALLONA CREEK
Structure number:53C0132
Location:0.13 MI S/O VENICE BLVD
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:70.9 ft. [21.6 m]
Total length:75.1 ft. [22.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:64.0 ft. [19.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:75.5 ft. [23.0 m]
Skew angle:14°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1962
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:42,000 [as of 2005]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Deck geometry 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: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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:91.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2015GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good4200091.0
July 2013FairFairSatisfactoryGood4200089.9
June 2011FairFairSatisfactoryGood4200089.9
August 2009FairFairSatisfactoryGood4200089.9
August 2007PoorPoorSatisfactoryGood4200087.8
February 2007FairSatisfactoryGoodGood4200093.1
January 2006FairSatisfactoryGoodGood4200093.1
August 2000GoodGoodGoodGood4200093.1
August 1998GoodGoodGoodGood4200093.1
August 1996GoodGoodGoodGood4200093.1
November 1994GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good4200093.9
October 1990GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good4200093.9

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.274274000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.137137000
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.4664194700
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.4664363000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.4848000
Reinforced Concrete Pileeach11000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.58421600
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2924500