+41.56556, -85.94472
41°33'56" N, 85°56'41" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:CR 36 over YELLOW CREEK
Structure number:2000073
Location:00.10 W OF CR 11
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:35.4 ft. [10.8 m]
Total length:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:28.2 ft. [8.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:28.2 ft. [8.6 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1971
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main span design:Box beam or girders - Multiple [05]
Deck type:Concrete Precast Panels [2]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2016 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:920 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:36.0 tons [32.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:20.9 tons [19.0 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:44.8
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$477,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
August 201644.8PoorPoorPoorSatisfactorySD920
August 201473.2FairFairFairSatisfactory-920
August 201273.9FairFairFairSatisfactory-920
October 201075.2FairFairFairGood-920
November 200880.1FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGoodFO796
October 200682.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGoodFO796
September 200488.2FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-1023
July 200288.2FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-1023
May 200080.1FairSatisfactoryGoodFair-1023
August 199889.2FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory-905
May 199689.2FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory-905
September 199489.6FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-905
June 199261.4PoorGoodGoodPoorSD860
June 199069.9PoorGoodGoodPoorSD300