Cherokee Street over Valley Green Road


+40.06016, -75.21014
40°03'37" N, 75°12'37" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:Cherokee Street over Valley Green Road
Structure number:000000000039143
Old structure number:677301004000860 (from 1992 edition)
Location:W of Springfield Ave16J05
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:69.9 ft. [21.3 m]
Total length:220.2 ft. [67.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:34.1 ft. [10.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:48.6 ft. [14.8 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:21.7 ft. [6.6 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1960
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:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,100 [as of 1981]
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Underclearances appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Inventory rating:109.8 tons [99.8 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:67.9
Recommended work:Other structural work, including hydraulic replacements. [38]
Estimated cost of work:$2,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
May 201567.9PoorSatisfactoryPoorPoorSD3100
October 201367.9PoorSatisfactoryPoorPoorSD3100
October 201167.9PoorSatisfactoryPoorPoorSD3100
October 200967.9PoorSatisfactoryPoorPoorSD3100
October 200767.9PoorSatisfactoryPoorPoorSD3100
October 200567.9PoorSatisfactoryPoorPoorSD3100
October 200350.5PoorSatisfactoryPoorSeriousSD3100
October 200167.9PoorSatisfactoryPoorPoorSD3100
October 199949.4PoorFairPoorSeriousSD3100
October 199750.5PoorSatisfactoryPoorSeriousSD3100
October 199551.5PoorSatisfactoryPoorSeriousSD3100
October 199369.0PoorSatisfactoryFairPoorSD3100
October 199180.1PoorPoorFairSatisfactorySD3100