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ML KING JR BLVD over I-96

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Coordinates:
+42.33616, -83.09042
42°20'10" N, 83°05'26" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:ML KING JR BLVD over I-96
Structure number:000000000011608
Old structure number:82182124000S030 (from 1992 edition)
Location:IN DETROIT
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:86.9 ft. [26.5 m]
Total length:173.9 ft. [53.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:93.8 ft. [28.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:116.1 ft. [35.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1971
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:2
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:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:16,500 [as of 1988]
Deck condition:Good [7 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]
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:93.6

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2017GoodGoodGoodGood1650093.6
October 2015GoodGoodGoodGood1650093.6
October 2013GoodGoodVery GoodGood1650082.4
October 2011GoodGoodVery GoodGood1650082.4
October 2009GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good1650082.4
September 2008GoodGoodGoodGood1650082.4
September 2006FairSatisfactoryGoodGood1650082.4
September 2004FairSatisfactoryGoodGood1650084.4
July 2002FairSatisfactoryGoodGood1650081.3
July 2000GoodGoodGoodGood1650082.4
December 1998GoodGoodVery GoodGood1650082.4
October 1996GoodGoodVery GoodGood1650082.4
May 1994GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good1500082.1
August 1993PoorSeriousPoorCritical1500020.8
November 1992PoorSeriousPoorCritical1500020.8
March 1991PoorSeriousPoorCritical1500020.8

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.10,26910,269000
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.217,323208,6268,69700
Superstructure
Steel Pin or Pin & Hangar Assemblyeach1818000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach99000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.7686868200
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.3843354900
Joints
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.381038100
Pourable Jointlinear ft.7610387230144
Compression Jointlinear ft.571571000
Other Jointlinear ft.381381000
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach1818000
Fixed Bearingeach3636000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.1,14285328900