+42.61041, -85.23119
42°36'37" N, 85°13'52" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:M-79 over CEDAR CREEK
Structure number:000000000000537
Old structure number:08108041000B010 (from 1992 edition)
Location:4.4 MI SE OF HASTINGS
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Total length:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:42.7 ft. [13.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1964
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,239 [as of 2007]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:99.1

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2016FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood323999.1
May 2015FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood323999.1
May 2013FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood323999.1
May 2011FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood323999.1
May 2009FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood323999.1
May 2007GoodGoodVery GoodGood555997.4
May 2005GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood390098.9
May 2003GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood390098.9
May 2001GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood390098.9
July 1999GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood390098.9
September 1997GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood390096.9
July 1996GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood390096.9
July 1995GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood250097.3
July 1993GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood250097.3
May 1991GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood250097.3