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MINNESOTA AVENUE over EAST CAPITOL ST

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:MINNESOTA AVENUE over EAST CAPITOL ST
Structure number:0040
Location:MINNESOTA AVE OVER E CAP
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:39.0 ft. [11.9 m]
Total length:70.9 ft. [21.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:90.9 ft. [27.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:120.1 ft. [36.6 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.4 ft. [4.4 m]
Skew angle:30°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1954
Year reconstructed:1986
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 continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:31,400 [as of 2007]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:58.9 tons [53.5 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.0 tons [31.8 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:76.8

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
December 201676.8FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO31400
December 201476.8FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGoodFO31400
December 201276.8FairGoodSatisfactoryGoodFO31400
December 201076.8FairGoodSatisfactoryGoodFO31400
December 200876.8FairGoodSatisfactoryGoodFO31400
January 200767.5FairGoodSatisfactoryGoodFO31400
January 200567.5FairGoodSatisfactoryGoodFO31400
January 200367.5GoodGoodGoodGoodFO31400
January 200167.5GoodGoodGoodGoodFO31400
July 199867.5GoodGoodGoodGoodFO31400
October 199677.0GoodGoodGoodGoodFO31400
October 199380.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-31400
December 199180.0GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-31400

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,54501,54140
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.10,00005,0002,5002,500
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.10,43710,4241120
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.123122010
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.2802552230
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.123123000
Joints
Compression Jointlinear ft.2480021830
Assembly without Seal Jointlinear ft.2402400
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach42021210
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.76003838
Fixed Bearingeach2402400
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.3800362
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.1591382100