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SOUTHWEST FREEWAY over SOUTH CAPITOL STREET

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Coordinates:
+38.88142, -77.00897
38°52'53" N, 77°00'32" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Facts 

Name:SOUTHWEST FREEWAY over SOUTH CAPITOL STREET
Structure number:1104
Location:S.CAPITOL ST &SW FREE
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:200.1 ft. [61.0 m]
Total length:550.9 ft. [167.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:89.9 ft. [27.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:93.5 ft. [28.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.4 ft. [4.4 m]
Skew angle:20°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1965
Year reconstructed:1991
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:4
Main spans material:Steel [3]
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: April 2015 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:95,800 [as of 2007]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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:75.8 tons [68.9 metric tons]
Inventory rating:45.9 tons [41.7 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:82.3

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
April 201582.3FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO95800
February 201382.3FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO95800
February 201169.8FairGoodSatisfactoryFairFO95800
August 200882.3FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactoryFO95800
August 200679.9GoodVery GoodVery GoodGoodFO120000
August 200479.9GoodVery GoodVery GoodGoodFO120000
July 200279.9GoodVery GoodVery GoodGoodFO120000
May 200079.9GoodVery GoodVery GoodGoodFO120000
November 199779.9GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-120000
September 199779.9GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-120000
September 199579.9GoodVery GoodGoodGood-120000
August 199284.6GoodExcellentVery GoodVery Good-120000
May 198984.6GoodExcellentVery GoodVery Good-120000