FAU 2855 over JEFFERSON AVE / I-240


+35.14269, -90.02311
35°08'34" N, 90°01'23" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FAU 2855 over JEFFERSON AVE / I-240
Structure number:79I00400157
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:62.0 ft. [18.9 m]
Total length:246.1 ft. [75.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:65.9 ft. [20.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:80.4 ft. [24.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1964
Year reconstructed:2016
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete continuous [6]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Latex Concrete or similar additive [3]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:6,300 [as of 2019]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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:81.7
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$3,974,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
December 2018FairFairGoodSatisfactory630081.7
January 2017FairGoodGoodSatisfactory630082.7
February 2015PoorGoodGoodPoor630052.8
February 2013PoorGoodGoodPoor630052.8
March 2011PoorGoodGoodPoor630052.8
May 2009PoorGoodGoodPoor630052.8
June 2007FairGoodGoodFair630070.8
August 2005FairGoodGoodFair692070.2
August 2003FairGoodGoodFair727073.2
September 2001FairVery GoodGoodFair711073.3
February 2000----711500.0
June 1998FairSatisfactoryGoodFair741073.1
September 1995FairSatisfactoryGoodFair741069.7

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.3,9123,912000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.19,52019,516400
Reinforced Concrete Columneach1614200
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.160159100
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.3203091100
Pourable Jointlinear ft.132132000
Elastomeric Bearingeach124124000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.488488000