+32.40011, -93.77232
32°24'00" N, 93°46'20" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:LA0526 over BRUSH BAYOU
Structure number:040908090809561
Location:1.0 MI EAST OF LA 3204
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:56.1 ft. [17.1 m]
Total length:225.1 ft. [68.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:35.1 ft. [10.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:45.6 ft. [13.9 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:15.4 ft. [4.7 m]
Skew angle:99°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1977
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:4
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2017 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:8,400 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:20% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:92.8 tons [84.4 metric tons]
Inventory rating:38.0 tons [34.5 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:86.2

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
February 201786.2FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-8400
February 201583.9GoodGoodGoodGood-10080
February 201384.4GoodGoodGoodGood-10680
February 201183.4GoodGoodGoodGood-13080
February 200983.4GoodGoodGoodGood-13080
January 200782.0GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-14820
January 200582.2GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-14580
January 200383.1GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-13500
May 200184.2GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-12124
April 199984.0GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-12421
January 199783.8GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-12670
February 199584.0GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-12421
January 199387.3GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-8304
February 199187.3GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-8304