US-41 (SR-45) over PALM RIVER


+27.94599, -82.40181
27°56'46" N, 82°24'07" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US-41 (SR-45) over PALM RIVER
Structure number:100049
Location:0.4 MILE S OF SR-60
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:44.9 ft. [13.7 m]
Total length:732.0 ft. [223.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:54.1 ft. [16.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:71.9 ft. [21.9 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1958
Year reconstructed:2015
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:20
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
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: March 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:28,500 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:13% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
Pier/abutment protection:In place and functioning [2]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:69.6

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
March 2017GoodGoodGoodGood2850069.6
March 2015GoodGoodGoodGood2850066.6
March 2013GoodGoodGoodGood2850066.6
March 2011GoodGoodGoodGood2950066.2
March 2009GoodGoodGoodGood2550065.0
March 2007GoodGoodGoodGood2250065.0
March 2005GoodGoodGoodGood2350081.5
March 2003GoodGoodGoodGood1980083.8
June 2001GoodGoodGoodGood2250082.1
June 1999GoodGoodGoodGood2260076.0
January 1998GoodGoodGoodGood2260076.0
January 1996GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood1750069.1
August 1994GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood3038478.0
November 1992GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood3230379.0
September 1990GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood3230379.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.10,52110,519110
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.52,712052,71200
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.144144000
Prestressed Concrete Pileeach1451081360
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.1,3681,361070
Pourable Jointlinear ft.43237645110
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.1,4651,465000
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.2,1972,197000