E 38th St over I 35W


+44.93413, -93.27469
44°56'03" N, 93°16'29" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:E 38th St over I 35W
Structure number:9619
Location:3.0 MI N OF JCT TH 62
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:77.8 ft. [23.7 m]
Total length:213.6 ft. [65.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:36.1 ft. [11.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:56.1 ft. [17.1 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1961
Year reconstructed:2018
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: June 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:9,900 [as of 2005]
Deck condition:Fair [5 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: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:81.9

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2017FairFairSatisfactoryFair990081.9
July 2015FairFairGoodFair990081.9
July 2013FairFairGoodSatisfactory990093.0
August 2011FairFairGoodSatisfactory990093.0
October 2009FairFairGoodSatisfactory990095.0
September 2008FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory990096.1
August 2007FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory990096.1
November 2006FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory990096.1
July 2005FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory1220095.8
September 2004FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory1220095.8
August 2003FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory990096.1
October 2001FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory990096.0
August 2000FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory990096.0
November 1999FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory990096.0
October 1998FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory990096.0
November 1997GoodGoodGoodGood830095.6
January 1997GoodGoodGoodGood830095.6
May 1995GoodGoodGoodGood980095.2
October 1993GoodGoodGoodGood980095.2
July 1992GoodGoodGoodGood960095.3
July 1991GoodGoodGoodGood960095.3

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,2571,257000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.11,94011,940000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.7,6867,686000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach99000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.138138000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.163163000
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.106106000
Pourable Jointlinear ft.159159000
Elastomeric Bearingeach4242000
Fixed Bearingeach66000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.394394000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,4461,446000
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.394394000