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BALBOA BLVD (NB) over LOS ANGELES RIVER

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Coordinates:
+34.17939, -118.50098
34°10'46" N, 118°30'04" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:BALBOA BLVD (NB) over LOS ANGELES RIVER
Structure number:53C1096
Location:0.6 MI S. VICTORY BLVD
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:38.1 ft. [11.6 m]
Total length:265.8 ft. [81.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:58.4 ft. [17.8 m]
Skew angle:25°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1941
Year reconstructed:1996
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:7
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:14,800 [as of 2006]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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 assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:79.1

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
February 2016GoodGoodGoodVery Good1480079.1
February 2014FairFairGoodGood1480078.1
February 2012FairFairGoodGood1480078.1
March 2010FairFairGoodGood1480078.1
February 2008FairFairGoodGood1480078.1
September 2006FairFairGoodGood1480078.1
January 2006FairFairGoodGood1480078.1
February 2004FairFairGoodGood1480063.5
May 2001GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good1370366.6
May 1999GoodGoodVery GoodGood1370365.6
May 1997GoodGoodVery GoodGood1610067.4
April 1996GoodGoodGoodGood1610072.2
May 1994GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good1610071.8
April 1990GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good1610071.8

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.3202804000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.96841200
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.4804602000
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.1,4421,3598300
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.9889286000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach6060000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.3838000
Reinforced Concrete Pileeach11000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.114109500
Joints
Pourable Jointlinear ft.38230150
Bearings
Elastomeric Bearingeach8484000
Movable Bearingeach2828000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1010000
Fixed Bearingeach2828000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1010000
Bridge Rail
Other Material Bridge Raillinear ft.8887100