Independence Ave. over PEDESTRIAN WALK


+38.90456, -76.97178
38°54'16" N, 76°58'18" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Independence Ave. over PEDESTRIAN WALK
Structure number:0041-2
Location:Ind. Ave. over Ped. Walk
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:28.9 ft. [8.8 m]
Total length:33.1 ft. [10.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:54.1 ft. [16.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:66.6 ft. [20.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1954
Year reconstructed:1992
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span 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: June 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:21,300 [as of 2007]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:64.8

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2018FairGoodFairSatisfactory2130064.8
June 2016FairGoodFairSatisfactory2130064.8
May 2014FairGoodFairSatisfactory2130064.8
July 2012FairGoodSatisfactoryExcellent2130074.3
July 2010FairGoodFairSatisfactory2130062.7
August 2008FairGoodFairSatisfactory2130062.7
August 2006GoodVery GoodGoodGood2130074.3
August 2004GoodGoodGoodVery Good2130074.3
September 2002GoodGoodGoodVery Good2130074.3
December 2000GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good2130074.3
June 1998FairVery GoodSatisfactoryVery Good2130072.3
October 1996FairVery GoodSatisfactoryVery Good2130072.3
March 1993GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good2130072.8
March 1990PoorPoorPoorFair2130037.4

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.31927224230
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,5701,50203434
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.2,1951,91602790
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.1305618560
Concrete Protective Coatingsq. ft.2,0462,046000
Compression Jointlinear ft.130950314
Elastomeric Bearingeach2217410
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.128004
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.128117920
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.400394033
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.6458600