FAU 5234 over RIVERSIDE BLVD / I-55


+35.11333, -90.07389
35°06'48" N, 90°04'26" 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:16.1 ft. [4.9 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]
Operating rating:60.4 tons [54.9 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:71.7
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$796,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
January 201771.7FairFairSatisfactoryFair-1280
February 201571.7FairFairGoodFair-1280
February 201371.7FairFairGoodFair-1280
March 201172.7FairSatisfactoryGoodFair-1280
April 200969.6PoorPoorGoodFairSD1280
June 200770.6PoorPoorGoodFairSD1280
August 200571.9FairFairGoodFair-1080
August 200383.2FairFairGoodSatisfactory-890
September 200183.8FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory-1380
January 200075.6FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory-2450
June 199875.8FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory-2250
September 199576.7FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-2000
August 199376.7FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-2000
November 199177.9FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory-1800