Hover Road over Dry Creek No. 1


+40.14914, -105.13092
40°08'57" N, 105°07'51" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Hover Road over Dry Creek No. 1
Structure number:LONG-HOVER-NEL
Location:0.2 Mi S of Nelson Road
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:14.4 ft. [4.4 m]
Total length:44.9 ft. [13.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:125.7 ft. [38.3 m]
Skew angle:15°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1985
Year reconstructed:2017
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:24,113 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:14% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Culvert condition:Shrinkage cracks, light scaling and insignificant spalling which does not expose reinforcing steel. Insignificant damage caused by drift with no misalignment and not requiring corrective action. Some minor scouring has occured near curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth symmetrical curvature with superficial corrosion and no pitting. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:79.3

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
September 2017Good7 out of 102411379.3
January 2015Fair6 out of 102411379.3
September 2013Fair6 out of 102411379.3
January 2011Fair6 out of 103620977.9
January 2009Fair6 out of 103620977.9
February 2007Fair6 out of 103520278.0
January 2005Fair6 out of 103520275.9
January 2003Fair5 out of 103520282.2
October 2000Fair5 out of 102861265.0
May 1999Fair5 out of 102861265.0
May 1998Fair5 out of 102861265.0
October 1996Fair5 out of 10946667.7
November 1994Fair5 out of 10946669.0
December 1992Good7 out of 10946680.1
October 1990Good7 out of 101326479.8

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.3913691210
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.9090000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.9090000