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DESOTO AVE over LOS ANGELES RIVER

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Coordinates:
+34.19510, -118.58831
34°11'42" N, 118°35'18" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
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: December 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:35,182 [as of 2010]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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]
Sufficiency rating:78.2

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
December 2017FairFairFairGood3518278.2
November 2015GoodGoodGoodGood3518291.0
November 2013FairFairSatisfactoryGood3518289.9
November 2011FairFairSatisfactoryGood3518289.9
February 2010FairFairSatisfactoryGood3525089.9
November 2007FairFairSatisfactoryGood3525089.9
September 2006FairFairSatisfactoryGood3525089.9
January 2006FairFairSatisfactoryGood3525091.0
February 2004FairGoodSatisfactoryGood4080091.3
February 1999FairGoodSatisfactoryGood4080070.6
January 1997FairGoodSatisfactoryGood4080070.6
May 1996FairGoodSatisfactoryGood4080070.6
May 1994GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good4080072.4
June 1990GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good4080072.4

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.3666630000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.109793000
Reinforced Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.3223061600
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.69537032500
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.595595000
Reinforced Concrete Top Flangesq. ft.553553000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.400400000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.3027300
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.6060000
Reinforced Concrete Pileeach11000
Joints
Assembly with Sealeach3131000
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach1818000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.66000
Fixed Bearingeach1818000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.66000
Bridge Rail
Other Material Bridge Raillinear ft.8888000