FAU 5234 over RIVERSIDE BLVD / I-55


+35.11344, -90.07414
35°06'48" N, 90°04'27" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FAU 5234 over RIVERSIDE BLVD / I-55
Structure number:79I00550085
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:109.9 ft. [33.5 m]
Total length:202.1 ft. [61.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:54.1 ft. [16.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:68.6 ft. [20.9 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:49°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1961
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 13.5 / HS 15 [3]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,280 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:71.7
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$796,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
January 2017FairFairSatisfactoryFair128071.7
February 2015FairFairGoodFair128071.7
February 2013FairFairGoodFair128071.7
March 2011FairSatisfactoryGoodFair128072.7
April 2009PoorPoorGoodFair128069.6
June 2007PoorPoorGoodFair128070.6
August 2005FairFairGoodFair108071.9
August 2003FairFairGoodSatisfactory89083.2
September 2001FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory138083.8
January 2000FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory245075.6
June 1998FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory225075.8
September 1995FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory200076.7
August 1993FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory200076.7
November 1991FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory180077.9