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KESTER AVE over LOS ANGELES RIVER

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Coordinates:
+34.15893, -118.45731
34°09'32" N, 118°27'26" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:KESTER AVE over LOS ANGELES RIVER
Structure number:53C1216
Location:200' NORTH OF US-101
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:71.9 ft. [21.9 m]
Total length:75.1 ft. [22.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:65.9 ft. [20.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:86.0 ft. [26.2 m]
Skew angle:30°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1972
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:28,800 [as of 2005]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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:70.8

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
March 2016FairFairSatisfactoryGood2880070.8
March 2014FairFairSatisfactoryGood2880092.9
March 2012FairFairSatisfactoryGood2880092.9
April 2010FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood2880094.0
February 2009FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood2880092.9
January 2007FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood2880092.9
February 2005FairGoodSatisfactoryGood1620094.7
May 2001GoodGoodGoodGood1620094.7
June 1999FairGoodSatisfactoryGood1620094.7
June 1997FairGoodSatisfactoryGood1620094.7
April 1996FairGoodSatisfactoryGood1620094.7
May 1994GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good1620094.5
May 1990GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good1620094.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Reinforced Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.229229000
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Top Flangesq. ft.6001402602000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.6060000
Steel Pileeach11000
Joints
Pourable Jointlinear ft.5555000
Bridge Rail
Other Material Bridge Raillinear ft.5858000