East 42nd St over I 35W


+44.92688, -93.27492
44°55'37" N, 93°16'30" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:East 42nd St over I 35W
Structure number:9616
Location:2.5 MI N OF JCT TH 62
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:71.5 ft. [21.8 m]
Total length:199.2 ft. [60.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:52.2 ft. [15.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:64.3 ft. [19.6 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.8 ft. [4.5 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]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
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: July 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:5,500 [as of 2005]
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:75.8 tons [68.9 metric tons]
Inventory rating:48.5 tons [44.1 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:77.3
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
July 201577.3FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO5500
July 201377.3FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO5500
August 201177.3FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO5500
October 200979.3FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-5500
September 200879.3FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-5500
August 200779.3FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-5500
November 200679.3FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-5500
July 200579.3FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-5600
September 200479.3FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-5600
August 200383.2FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-4700
October 200183.2FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-4700
August 200083.2FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-4700
December 199983.2FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-4700
October 199883.2FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-4700
November 199782.5FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-4100
January 199782.5FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-4100
May 199582.3FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-4800
October 199382.3FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-4800
July 199282.4FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactory-4315
July 199182.4GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-3900