Hennepin Ave over I 35W


+44.99157, -93.23641
44°59'30" N, 93°14'11" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:Hennepin Ave over I 35W
Structure number:27989
Location:2.4 MI SW OF JCT TH 280
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:100.4 ft. [30.6 m]
Total length:199.8 ft. [60.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:80.7 ft. [24.6 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.7 ft. [5.1 m]
Skew angle:14°
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: June 2016 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:19,700 [as of 2007]
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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Underclearances appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:59.7 tons [54.3 metric tons]
Inventory rating:36.0 tons [32.7 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:91.0

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
June 201691.0GoodGoodGoodGoodFO19700
June 201490.0GoodGoodGoodGoodFO19700
June 201290.0GoodGoodGoodGoodFO19700
May 201090.0GoodGoodGoodGoodFO19700
June 200890.0GoodGoodGoodGoodFO19700
October 200794.0GoodGoodGoodGood--
November 200694.0GoodGoodGoodGood--
August 200590.0GoodGoodGoodGoodFO18700
June 200490.0GoodGoodGoodGoodFO18700
November 200390.0GoodGoodGoodGoodFO20500
September 200289.9GoodGoodGoodGoodFO20500
July 200189.8GoodGoodGoodGoodFO20500
May 199997.8GoodGoodGoodGood-20500
June 199795.2GoodGoodGoodGood-20500
July 199689.8GoodGoodVery GoodGood-17500
May 199589.4GoodGoodVery GoodGood-16000
September 199389.4GoodGoodVery GoodGood-16000
September 199289.5GoodGoodVery GoodGood-14900
November 199195.9GoodGoodVery GoodGood-14900