+42.34212, -83.09403
42°20'32" N, 83°05'39" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:BUCHANAN ST over I-96
Structure number:000000000011607
Old structure number:82182124000S020 (from 1992 edition)
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:88.9 ft. [27.1 m]
Total length:236.9 ft. [72.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:47.9 ft. [14.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:66.3 ft. [20.2 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1971
Year reconstructed:1992
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:Steel [3]
Main spans 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: October 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,139 [as of 2010]
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:82.8
Recommended work:Bridge deck replacement with only incidental widening. [37]

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2017FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory113982.8
October 2015FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory113982.8
October 2013FairSatisfactoryGoodGood113982.8
October 2011FairSatisfactoryGoodGood749075.6
October 2009FairSatisfactoryGoodGood749075.6
July 2008FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory749075.6
July 2006FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory749075.6
July 2004FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory749078.6
July 2002FairSatisfactoryGoodGood749075.6
July 2000GoodGoodGoodGood749075.6
August 1998GoodGoodGoodGood749075.6
October 1996GoodGoodVery GoodGood749075.6
May 1994GoodGoodVery GoodGood749075.5
July 1993PoorSeriousSatisfactoryFair749060.0
May 1992PoorSeriousSatisfactoryFair749060.0
April 1991PoorSeriousGoodFair749060.0