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DEMOCRACY BLVD over BUCK BRANCH

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Coordinates:
+39.02236, -77.17294
39°01'20" N, 77°10'23" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:DEMOCRACY BLVD over BUCK BRANCH
Structure number:200000M-0240020
Location:2 MI E OF JCT SR MD 189
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:48.2 ft. [14.7 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1988
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:13,800 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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:Deterioration or initial disintegration, minor chloride contamination, cracking with some leaching, or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Local minor scouring at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth curvature, non-symmetrical shape, significant corrosion or moderate pitting. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:96.1

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
February 2017Fair6 out of 101380096.1
February 2015Fair6 out of 101380096.1
February 2013Fair6 out of 101380096.1
February 2011Fair6 out of 101300096.3
February 2009Fair6 out of 101300096.3
February 2007Fair6 out of 101300096.3
February 2005Fair6 out of 101300096.3
February 2003Fair6 out of 101300096.3
February 2001Good7 out of 101442094.6
February 1999Good7 out of 101442094.6
January 1997Good7 out of 101442098.0