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CR 38 over ELKHART RIVER

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Coordinates:
+41.55083, -85.83417
41°33'03" N, 85°50'03" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:CR 38 over ELKHART RIVER
Structure number:2000175
Location:00.30 W OF SR 15
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:51.2 ft. [15.6 m]
Total length:206.0 ft. [62.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:25.3 ft. [7.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:27.6 ft. [8.4 m]
Skew angle:20°
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1962
Year reconstructed:1981
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans 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:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:11,310 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Operating rating:36.0 tons [32.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:20.9 tons [19.0 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:46.0
Recommended work:Bridge deck rehabilitation with only incidental widening. [36]
Estimated cost of work:$115,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
August 201646.0FairFairFairFairFO11310
August 201446.0FairFairFairFairFO11310
August 201247.1FairSatisfactoryFairFairFO11310
November 201046.9FairSatisfactoryFairFairFO11310
November 200861.1FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFairFO9883
October 200663.2FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFairFO10504
October 200465.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFairFO9129
July 200265.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFairFO9129
May 200066.7FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFairFO10362
July 199867.8FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFairFO5558
April 199679.0FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactoryFO5558
September 199478.9FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO5558
June 199276.9GoodGoodGoodGoodFO5796
June 199078.2GoodGoodGoodGoodFO4000