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VAN NUYS BLVD over LOS ANGELES RIVER

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Coordinates:
+34.15778, -118.44861
34°09'28" N, 118°26'55" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

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]
Operating rating:101.5 tons [92.3 metric tons]
Inventory rating:60.9 tons [55.4 metric tons]
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 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
March 201672.8GoodGoodGoodGoodFO28653
March 201472.8GoodGoodGoodGoodFO28653
March 201290.9GoodGoodGoodGood-28653
April 201090.9GoodGoodGoodGood-28653
February 200972.8GoodGoodGoodGoodFO28653
January 200772.8GoodGoodGoodGoodFO28653
February 200595.0GoodGoodGoodGood-14400
October 200095.0GoodGoodGoodGood-14400
September 199895.0GoodGoodGoodGood-14400
October 199695.0GoodGoodGoodGood-14400
May 199695.0GoodGoodGoodGood-14400
May 199494.8GoodGoodGoodVery Good-14400
May 199094.8GoodGoodGoodVery Good-14400