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DESOTO AVE over LOS ANGELES RIVER

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Coordinates:
+34.19500, -118.58889
34°11'42" N, 118°35'20" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:DESOTO AVE over LOS ANGELES RIVER
Structure number:53C1151
Location:0.2 MI N VANOWEN ST
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:65.0 ft. [19.8 m]
Total length:133.9 ft. [40.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:80.1 ft. [24.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:100.4 ft. [30.6 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1958
Year reconstructed:2002
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: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: November 2015 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:35,182 [as of 2010]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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 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:91.0

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
November 201591.0GoodGoodGoodGood-35182
November 201389.9FairFairSatisfactoryGood-35182
November 201189.9FairFairSatisfactoryGood-35182
February 201089.9FairFairSatisfactoryGood-35250
November 200789.9FairFairSatisfactoryGood-35250
September 200689.9FairFairSatisfactoryGood-35250
January 200691.0FairFairSatisfactoryGood-35250
February 200491.3FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-40800
February 199970.6FairGoodSatisfactoryGoodFO40800
January 199770.6FairGoodSatisfactoryGoodFO40800
May 199670.6FairGoodSatisfactoryGoodFO40800
May 199472.4GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-40800
June 199072.4GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-40800