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CENTER STREET over CUYAHOGA RIVER

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Coordinates:
+41.49333, -81.70333
41°29'36" N, 81°42'12" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts

Name:CENTER STREET over CUYAHOGA RIVER
Structure number:1869345
Location:W OF MERWIN AVE (FLATS)
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:134.8 ft. [41.1 m]
Total length:345.2 ft. [105.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:15.1 ft. [4.6 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:18.0 ft. [5.5 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1901
Year reconstructed:1989
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Movable - Swing [17]
Deck type:Open Grating [3]
Wearing surface:Other [9]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:3,176 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Pier/abutment protection:In place and functioning [2]
Scour condition:Countermeasures have been installed to mitigate an existing problem with scour. [7]
Operating rating:61.3 tons [55.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:36.7 tons [33.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:45.0

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
September 201645.0PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactorySD3176
November 201544.6PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactorySD4500
December 201461.0FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactoryFO4500
September 201362.0FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactoryFO4500
September 201273.2FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO4500
September 201173.2FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGoodFO4500
October 200873.2FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGoodFO4500
September 200673.2FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGoodFO4500
June 200375.2GoodGoodGoodGoodFO4500
August 200275.2GoodGoodGoodGoodFO4500
March 200075.2GoodExcellentExcellentExcellentFO4500
May 199975.2GoodExcellentExcellentExcellentFO4500
March 199875.2GoodExcellentExcellentExcellentFO4500
March 199775.2GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent-4500
January 199675.1GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent-4500
July 199475.1GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent-4500
March 199375.1GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent-4500
October 198975.1GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent-4500