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UNIVERSAL RD over PLUM CREEK UPPER BRANCH

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Coordinates:
+40.48990, -79.78330
40°29'24" N, 79°46'60" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:UNIVERSAL RD over PLUM CREEK UPPER BRANCH
Structure number:000000000002179
Old structure number:027113331727220 (from 1992 edition)
Location:PU02 PLUM CRK,U BR,NO 2
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Total length:30.8 ft. [9.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:32.8 ft. [10.0 m]
Skew angle:10°
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1982
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main span design:Box beam or girders - Multiple [05]
Deck type:Other [9]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:7,662 [as of 2005]
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:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank and embankment protection is severely undermined. River control devices have severe damage. Large deposits of debris are in the channel. [4]
Scour condition:Bridge is scour critical; bridge foundations determined to be unstable. [3]
Sufficiency rating:47.9
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$76,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2017PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory766247.9
June 2015PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory766247.9
June 2013PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory766247.0
June 2011PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory766249.3
June 2009PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory766249.3
June 2007PoorGoodPoorSatisfactory766249.3
June 2005FairGoodGoodSatisfactory766263.5
August 2003FairGoodGoodSatisfactory766269.6
September 2001FairGoodGoodSatisfactory766269.6
October 1999FairGoodGoodFair766258.0
October 1997FairVery GoodGoodFair766258.0
November 1995FairVery GoodGoodFair766257.7
November 1993FairVery GoodVery GoodSatisfactory766276.0
October 1991GoodVery GoodGoodGood578276.8