+30.98316, -94.24435
30°58'59" N, 94°14'40" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:RE 255 over NECHES RIVER
Structure number:201220087701018
Location:0.00 MI E OF TYLER C/L
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:80.1 ft. [24.4 m]
Total length:400.0 ft. [121.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:47.9 ft. [14.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:50.2 ft. [15.3 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1977
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:5
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
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: April 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:810 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:9% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:89.3

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2016GoodGoodVery GoodGood81089.3
April 2014GoodGoodVery GoodGood68097.1
June 2012GoodGoodVery GoodGood68097.1
June 2010GoodGoodVery GoodGood79096.9
November 2008FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory67097.1
March 2007GoodGoodVery GoodGood67097.1
May 2005GoodGoodVery GoodGood65099.1
August 2003GoodGoodGoodGood63098.0
August 2001GoodGoodVery GoodGood74097.6
September 1999GoodGoodVery GoodGood77097.6
April 1997GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood74097.6
April 1994GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good64097.9
August 1991GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good50098.4