Cherokee Street over Valley Green Road


+40.06010, -75.21020
40°03'36" N, 75°12'37" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
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:19.7 ft. [6.0 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 2017

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]
Sufficiency rating:67.9
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$1,713,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2017PoorSatisfactoryPoorPoor310067.9
May 2015PoorSatisfactoryPoorPoor310067.9
October 2013PoorSatisfactoryPoorPoor310067.9
October 2011PoorSatisfactoryPoorPoor310067.9
October 2009PoorSatisfactoryPoorPoor310067.9
October 2007PoorSatisfactoryPoorPoor310067.9
October 2005PoorSatisfactoryPoorPoor310067.9
October 2003PoorSatisfactoryPoorSerious310050.5
October 2001PoorSatisfactoryPoorPoor310067.9
October 1999PoorFairPoorSerious310049.4
October 1997PoorSatisfactoryPoorSerious310050.5
October 1995PoorSatisfactoryPoorSerious310051.5
October 1993PoorSatisfactoryFairPoor310069.0
October 1991PoorPoorFairSatisfactory310080.1