+27.28274, -97.82817
27°16'58" N, 97°49'41" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SH 285 over SALADO CREEK
Structure number:161370010206091
Location:1.6 MI S OF US 77
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Total length:160.1 ft. [48.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:46.3 ft. [14.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1986
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Other [00]
Deck type:Concrete Precast Panels [2]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:6,560 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:11% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:81.7

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2016GoodGoodGoodGood656081.7
July 2014GoodGoodGoodGood600091.0
August 2012GoodGoodGoodGood600091.0
June 2010GoodVery GoodGoodGood640090.4
June 2008GoodVery GoodGoodGood620090.7
May 2006GoodVery GoodGoodGood550091.7
March 2004GoodVery GoodGoodGood620090.7
January 2002GoodVery GoodGoodGood480092.8
February 2000GoodVery GoodGoodGood490092.6
January 1998GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood330095.0
January 1996GoodGoodVery GoodGood290095.6
December 1993GoodGoodVery GoodGood350094.7
November 1991GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good240096.4