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ALABAMA AVENUE, SE over SUITLAND PARKWAY

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Coordinates:
+38.85123, -76.97264
38°51'04" N, 76°58'22" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:ALABAMA AVENUE, SE over SUITLAND PARKWAY
Structure number:0074
Location:ALA AVE OVER SUIT PKWY
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:47.9 ft. [14.6 m]
Total length:87.9 ft. [26.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:67.6 ft. [20.6 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:32°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1943
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Frame [07]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Latex Concrete or similar additive [3]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:15,300 [as of 2007]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:61.5
Recommended work:Bridge deck rehabilitation with only incidental widening. [36]
Estimated cost of work:$1,500,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2016FairFairFairSatisfactory1530061.5
October 2014FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1530072.1
November 2012FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood1530074.1
January 2011FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood1530074.1
January 2009FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1530074.1
December 2006FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood1920073.3
December 2004FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood1920073.3
November 2002FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1920073.3
October 2000FairSatisfactoryGoodGood1920070.3
May 1998FairSatisfactoryGoodGood1920070.3
September 1996GoodGoodGoodGood1920070.3
February 1994GoodGoodGoodGood1920074.3
May 1992FairSatisfactoryGoodGood1920074.3
May 1990FairSatisfactoryGoodGood1920074.3

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.5,9405,74618770
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.5,9405,4473611320
Superstructure
Reinforced Concrete Archlinear ft.60501000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.6906900
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.138130800
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.1761542200