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POLK RD over BRANCH OF HOG CREEK

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Coordinates:
+38.72333, -85.64833
38°43'24" N, 85°38'54" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:POLK RD over BRANCH OF HOG CREEK
Structure number:7200094
Location:00.41 E OF SR 3
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:21.0 ft. [6.4 m]
Total length:29.5 ft. [9.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:2005
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Main span material:Aluminum, Wrought Iron or Cast Iron [9]
Main span design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:130 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:20% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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 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]
Culvert condition:Shrinkage cracks, light scaling and insignificant spalling which does not expose reinforcing steel. Insignificant damage caused by drift with no misalignment and not requiring corrective action. Some minor scouring has occured near curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth symmetrical curvature with superficial corrosion and no pitting. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:44.9 tons [40.8 metric tons]
Inventory rating:36.0 tons [32.7 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:91.5

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
October 201591.5Good7 out of 10-130
October 201391.5Good7 out of 10-110
September 201191.5Good7 out of 10-110
September 200997.0Good7 out of 10-100
June 2007100.0Good7 out of 10-100
July 2005100.0Fair6 out of 10-100