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ANACOSTIA FREEWAY over PENN AVE INTERCHANGE

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Coordinates:
+38.87503, -76.97488
38°52'30" N, 76°58'30" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:ANACOSTIA FREEWAY over PENN AVE INTERCHANGE
Structure number:1000
Location:PENN AVE OVER ANAC FRWY
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:89.9 ft. [27.4 m]
Total length:180.1 ft. [54.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:95.8 ft. [29.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:105.0 ft. [32.0 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:54°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1963
Year reconstructed:1999
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 [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Integral Concrete (separate non-modified layer of concrete added to structural deck) [2]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:58,000 [as of 2007]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:91.0
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$4,250,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
February 2016FairGoodSatisfactoryGood5800091.0
February 2014FairGoodSatisfactoryGood5800091.0
January 2012FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory5800091.0
October 2009FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory5800091.0
October 2007FairGoodGoodSatisfactory7560091.0
July 2005GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good7560091.0
June 2001GoodExcellentVery GoodVery Good7560085.0
June 1999GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good7560082.0
December 1997Poor--Poor7560061.0
October 1995PoorCriticalPoorSerious7560040.0
August 1992PoorPoorFairPoor7560056.0
August 1990PoorPoorFairPoor7560056.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.2,8082,7815220
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.28,00027,9356500
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.19,08019,0552410
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.17,91017,905500
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach1110010
Concrete Protective Coatingsq. ft.7787572100
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.37934720120
Concrete Protective Coatingsq. ft.4,0283,92110700
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.180177030
Concrete Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,6961,6514500
Joints
Compression Jointlinear ft.540350101800
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach3425720
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1716001
Fixed Bearingeach34151810
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.85003
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.540540000
Concrete Protective Coatingsq. ft.6,0473,76916102,117