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VAN NUYS BLVD over LOS ANGELES RIVER

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Coordinates:
+34.15773, -118.44858
34°09'28" N, 118°26'55" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:VAN NUYS BLVD over LOS ANGELES RIVER
Structure number:53C1353
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:50.9 ft. [15.5 m]
Total length:57.1 ft. [17.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:74.2 ft. [22.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:85.6 ft. [26.1 m]
Skew angle:20°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1952
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:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:28,653 [as of 2005]
Truck traffic:2% 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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
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:72.8
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$761,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
March 2016GoodGoodGoodGood2865372.8
March 2014GoodGoodGoodGood2865372.8
March 2012GoodGoodGoodGood2865390.9
April 2010GoodGoodGoodGood2865390.9
February 2009GoodGoodGoodGood2865372.8
January 2007GoodGoodGoodGood2865372.8
February 2005GoodGoodGoodGood1440095.0
October 2000GoodGoodGoodGood1440095.0
September 1998GoodGoodGoodGood1440095.0
October 1996GoodGoodGoodGood1440095.0
May 1996GoodGoodGoodGood1440095.0
May 1994GoodGoodGoodVery Good1440094.8
May 1990GoodGoodGoodVery Good1440094.8

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.5555000
Reinforced Concrete Pileeach11000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.54292500
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Slabsq. ft.454453100
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.39316822500