+41.79704, -92.08558
41°47'49" N, 92°05'08" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:IA 212 over BIG BEAR CREEK
Structure number:000000000029631
Location:1.0 mi W. of Jct. US 6
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:82.0 ft. [25.0 m]
Total length:472.1 ft. [143.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:36.1 ft. [11.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:39.4 ft. [12.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1979
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:6
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: May 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,710 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:8% 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:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:94.2

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2017FairGoodGoodSatisfactory171094.2
May 2015FairGoodGoodSatisfactory158094.2
May 2013FairGoodGoodSatisfactory155094.2
May 2011PoorGoodPoorFair153066.9
May 2009PoorGoodPoorFair159066.8
May 2007FairGoodFairFair161083.1
October 2005FairGoodFairSatisfactory170083.0
July 2003FairGoodFairSatisfactory166083.0
November 2001FairGoodFairGood165083.1
September 1999GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good161097.3
July 1997GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good176097.3
November 1995GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good171097.3
December 1993GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good151096.3
August 1991GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good146096.4

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.2,7922,61218000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.18,47417,69078400
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.8885300
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.7979000
Concrete Protective Coatingsq. ft.391391000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.1901226800
Concrete Protective Coatingsq. ft.228228000
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.150015000
Elastomeric Bearingeach2424000
Movable Bearingeach1201200
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.9449202400
Concrete Protective Coatingsq. ft.3,1453,145000