US 83 over DRAW


+26.37947, -98.83479
26°22'46" N, 98°50'05" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 83 over DRAW
Structure number:212140003807072
Location:1.75 MI E OF FM 3167
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:5.9 ft. [1.8 m]
Total length:32.2 ft. [9.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:63.3 ft. [19.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:74.8 ft. [22.8 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1955
Year reconstructed:1980
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:5
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:21,410 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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]
Culvert condition:Shrinkage cracks, light scaling and insignificant spalling which does not expose reinforcing steel. Insignificant damage caused by drift with no misalignment and not requiring corrective action. Some minor scouring has occured near curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth symmetrical curvature with superficial corrosion and no pitting. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:87.8

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
April 2017Good7 out of 102141087.8
April 2015Good7 out of 102141087.8
April 2013Good7 out of 102500084.4
May 2011Good7 out of 102500085.4
May 2009Good7 out of 102600085.0
May 2007Good7 out of 102400086.8
June 2005Good7 out of 102400085.8
July 2001Good7 out of 102100089.0
September 1997Good7 out of 102200088.7
September 1995Good8 out of 102200088.7
April 1993Good7 out of 102000073.9
December 1988Good8 out of 101500068.8

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.3743631100
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.8080000