IH 35 ML over US 59


+27.53084, -99.50294
27°31'51" N, 99°30'11" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:IH 35 ML over US 59
Structure number:222400001806089
Location:1.70 MI N OF US 83
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:89.9 ft. [27.4 m]
Total length:200.1 ft. [61.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:108.3 ft. [33.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:113.9 ft. [34.7 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1965
Year reconstructed:1997
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:50,300 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:18% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 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]
Underclearances appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:98.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
November 2016FairGoodSatisfactoryGood5030098.0
November 2014FairGoodSatisfactoryGood5387098.0
November 2012FairGoodSatisfactoryGood5387094.0
October 2010FairGoodSatisfactoryGood4907094.0
November 2008FairGoodSatisfactoryGood4930094.0
November 2006FairGoodSatisfactoryGood4391094.0
October 2004GoodGoodGoodGood4735094.0
February 2003FairVery GoodSatisfactoryGood4637094.0
December 2000GoodGoodGoodGood4603094.0
March 1999FairGoodGoodSatisfactory4549094.0
September 1997GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good2009097.0
August 1995GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good2263093.0
February 1993GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good1864093.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.3,4003,25015000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2,9972,997000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.2281785000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.2101981200
Pourable Jointlinear ft.2241695500
Elastomeric Bearingeach2020000
Movable Bearingeach36122400
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2,9972,997000
Fixed Bearingeach1212000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.999999000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.600600000