+32.45878, -93.68357
32°27'32" N, 93°41'01" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:LA0511 over RED R.,C.FANT PKWY,AR TE
Structure number:040801020300001
Location:1.0 MI WEST OF US 71
Purpose:Carries highway over highway and waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:400.0 ft. [121.9 m]
Total length:2823.3 ft. [860.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:30.2 ft. [9.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:33.5 ft. [10.2 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:17.1 ft. [5.2 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:78.7 ft. [24.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1968
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:22,200 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances 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:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Countermeasures have been installed to mitigate an existing problem with scour. [7]
Sufficiency rating:36.0
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$11,008,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2017PoorPoorPoorPoor2220036.0
August 2015PoorPoorPoorPoor2220036.0
July 2014PoorPoorPoorPoor2180036.0
July 2013PoorPoorPoorPoor2140036.0
November 2011PoorPoorPoorFair2130036.0
November 2010PoorPoorPoorFair2100036.0
December 2009PoorSatisfactoryPoorFair1860041.0
December 2008PoorSatisfactoryFairPoor1860041.0
December 2007PoorSatisfactoryFairPoor1860041.0
November 2006PoorSatisfactoryFairPoor1870041.0
December 2005PoorSatisfactoryFairPoor1870041.0
November 2004PoorSatisfactoryFairPoor1870041.0
December 2003PoorSatisfactoryFairPoor2250041.0
December 2002PoorSatisfactoryFairPoor2190040.7
December 2001PoorSatisfactoryFairPoor2187440.7
December 2000PoorSatisfactoryFairPoor2187440.7
December 1999PoorSatisfactoryFairPoor2187440.7
April 1999PoorSatisfactoryFairPoor2187440.7
December 1997PoorSatisfactoryFairPoor2866440.7
December 1996PoorSatisfactorySatisfactoryPoor2895140.7
November 1995PoorSatisfactorySatisfactoryPoor1494740.7
December 1994PoorSatisfactorySatisfactoryPoor1479940.7
December 1992FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1310572.9
December 1990FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1310572.9

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.4,4003,2761,111130
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.92,107052,46639,6410
Steel Stringerlinear ft.8,0102,3185,634580
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.54,73608,50346,2330
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.93,19241,78627,60623,8000
Steel Trusslinear ft.2,22802,22800
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.26,73600026,736
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.3,2252,0304637320
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.27,4835,49021,8541390
Steel Pin or Pin & Hangar Assemblyeach129300
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.225022500
Steel Gusset Plateeach3939000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.3,159003152,844
Reinforced Concrete Columneach3024600
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.30412417550
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.1401291010
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.5535381500
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.6058200
Pourable Jointlinear ft.594005940
Open Jointlinear ft.153153000
Assembly without Seal Jointlinear ft.261261000
Elastomeric Bearingeach88000
Movable Bearingeach104060
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.39601380258
Fixed Bearingeach54250290
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.46202042580
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.6,0826,082000