+32.43999, -93.78150
32°26'24" N, 93°46'53" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US0171 over BRUSH BAYOU
Structure number:040900250810581
Location:1.7 MI NORHT OF LA 3132
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:20.0 ft. [6.1 m]
Total length:100.1 ft. [30.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:28.2 ft. [8.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:33.5 ft. [10.2 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1954
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:5
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:8,400 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:63.8
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$498,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
January 2018FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory840063.8
January 2016FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1026063.0
January 2014FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1104061.8
February 2012FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1236062.5
February 2010GoodGoodGoodGood1236062.5
January 2008GoodGoodGoodGood1266062.5
January 2006GoodGoodGoodGood1098062.9
January 2004GoodGoodGoodGood1098062.9
March 2002GoodGoodGoodGood1280162.4
February 2000GoodGoodGoodGood1235674.5
January 1998GoodGoodGoodGood1235674.5
February 1996GoodGoodGoodGood1712773.4
January 1994GoodGoodGoodGood1580773.6
February 1992GoodGoodGoodGood1638673.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.7070000
Reinforced Concrete Pileeach2014600
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.128127100
Pourable Jointlinear ft.168001680
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.200200000
Reinforced Concrete Slabsq. ft.2,8002,800000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.2,8002,7445600