Powhatan Parkway over Indian River


+37.00012, -76.37357
37°00'00" N, 76°22'25" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Powhatan Parkway over Indian River
Structure number:000000000020292
Location:0.30 TO 60 / 0.10 TO 167
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Total length:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:21.3 ft. [6.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:23.3 ft. [7.1 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1929
Year reconstructed:1997
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Main span material:Wood or timber [7]
Main span design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Other [9]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:600 [as of 2014]
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:77.9
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$101,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2017FairGoodGoodSatisfactory60077.9
September 2015FairGoodGoodSatisfactory60077.9
September 2013FairGoodGoodSatisfactory84177.9
October 2011FairGoodGoodSatisfactory84177.9
October 2009FairGoodGoodSatisfactory84177.9
October 2007FairGoodGoodSatisfactory84177.9
October 2005FairVery GoodVery GoodSatisfactory84177.9
November 2003FairVery GoodSatisfactorySatisfactory84178.9
November 2001FairVery GoodVery GoodSatisfactory84178.9
October 1999FairVery GoodExcellentSatisfactory84178.9
October 1997FairVery GoodExcellentSatisfactory84177.9
October 1996PoorPoorPoorPoor84113.6
October 1995PoorPoorPoorPoor84114.3
October 1994PoorPoorPoorPoor98013.9
October 1993PoorPoorPoorPoor98013.9
October 1992PoorPoorPoorPoor98025.3
January 1992PoorPoorPoorPoor98025.3