8th St SE over I 35W


+44.98688, -93.23892
44°59'13" N, 93°14'20" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:8th St SE over I 35W
Structure number:27988
Location:2.8 MI SW OF JCT TH 280
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:120.7 ft. [36.8 m]
Total length:235.6 ft. [71.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:62.7 ft. [19.1 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:22°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1969
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 continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Low slump Concrete [4]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:6,200 [as of 2017]
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:87.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2018FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair620087.0
June 2016GoodGoodGoodGood1280097.0
June 2014GoodGoodGoodGood1280097.0
June 2012GoodGoodGoodGood1280097.0
May 2010GoodGoodGoodGood1280097.0
June 2008GoodGoodGoodGood1280097.0
October 2007GoodGoodGoodGood770097.0
November 2006GoodGoodGoodGood770097.0
August 2005GoodGoodGoodGood740097.0
June 2004GoodGoodGoodGood740097.0
September 2003GoodGoodGoodGood740097.0
September 2002GoodGoodGoodGood740097.0
July 2001GoodGoodGoodGood740097.0
May 1999GoodGoodGoodGood740097.0
June 1997GoodGoodGoodGood700095.7
July 1996GoodGoodGoodGood700094.9
May 1995GoodGoodVery GoodGood479094.8
September 1993GoodGoodVery GoodGood479094.8
September 1992GoodGoodVery GoodGood479094.8
November 1991GoodGoodVery GoodGood412595.7

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,8801,420400600
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.25,120020,8202,0002,300
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.14,74214,139531720
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.10,3669,74062600
Reinforced Concrete Columneach43100
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.1781532320
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.692418270
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.138134004
Pourable Jointlinear ft.1380320106
Movable Bearingeach1401040
Fixed Bearingeach40400
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.9421905152361
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.3,37791,4022821,684
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.4714290420