LA3064 over WARD CREEK


+30.40492, -91.10338
30°24'18" N, 91°06'12" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:LA3064 over WARD CREEK
Structure number:611702583200771
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:21.0 ft. [6.4 m]
Total length:160.1 ft. [48.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:84.0 ft. [25.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:98.1 ft. [29.9 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1972
Year reconstructed:2016
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:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2016 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:38,100 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:47.4 tons [43.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:42.5 tons [38.6 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:80.0

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
July 201680.0FairSatisfactoryGoodGood-38100
July 201475.0GoodGoodGoodGood-38400
July 201275.0GoodGoodGoodGood-42100
August 201075.0GoodGoodGoodGood-42100
August 200875.0GoodGood-Good-42100
August 200670.0GoodGoodVery GoodGood-40600
August 200470.0GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-45300
August 200270.0GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-45400
August 200070.0GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-44333
August 199870.0GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-42234
August 199670.0GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-44708
August 199471.0GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-41817
August 199271.0GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-35477
August 199071.0GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-35477