Valley View Blvd over I-581


+37.29754, -79.95838
37°17'51" N, 79°57'30" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Valley View Blvd over I-581
Structure number:000000000025427
Location:1.70-RT 101; 0.00-INT.581
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:134.8 ft. [41.1 m]
Total length:240.8 ft. [73.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:78.1 ft. [23.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:87.6 ft. [26.7 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1999
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Epoxy Overlay [5]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:16,000 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:3% 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:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:98.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2017GoodGoodGoodGood1600098.0
July 2015GoodGoodGoodGood16000100.0
July 2013GoodGoodGoodGood71353100.0
August 2011GoodGoodGoodGood71353100.0
August 2009GoodGoodGoodGood71353100.0
August 2007GoodGoodVery GoodGood71402100.0
August 2005GoodGoodVery GoodGood75628100.0
August 2003GoodGoodVery GoodGood62428100.0
September 2001GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood61107100.0
August 1999GoodExcellentVery GoodExcellent-100.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.2,7172,6902700
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.37,13237,1072500
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.21,09621,0762000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.18,77118,771000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach55000
Concrete Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,0031,003000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.192192000
Concrete Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,9601,960000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.8585000
Concrete Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,3841,384000
Compression Jointlinear ft.130122800
Movable Bearingeach2218400
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.10,75310,753000
Fixed Bearingeach1111000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.3333000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.466466000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.644644000
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.72057614400