US-17 SB (SR-5) over WATER ST.


+30.32519, -81.65826
30°19'31" N, 81°39'30" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US-17 SB (SR-5) over WATER ST.
Structure number:720375
Location:US-17 SB OVER WATER ST.
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:55.1 ft. [16.8 m]
Total length:258.9 ft. [78.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:39.7 ft. [12.1 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:99°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1978
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:5
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:11,500 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:2% 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:78.9
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge or other major structure without deck rehabilitation or replacement [33]
Estimated cost of work:$458,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2018GoodGoodGoodGood1150078.9
September 2016GoodGoodGoodGood1150078.9
September 2014GoodGoodGoodGood1350078.6
September 2012GoodGoodGoodGood1350079.6
September 2010GoodGoodGoodGood1450079.4
September 2008GoodGoodVery GoodGood1500079.3
September 2006GoodGoodVery GoodGood1700079.0
September 2004GoodGoodVery GoodGood1900078.6
September 2002GoodGoodGoodGood1750078.9
September 2000GoodGoodGoodGood1750076.8
September 1998GoodGoodVery GoodGood1150076.9
September 1996GoodGoodVery GoodGood957078.3
September 1994GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good983376.1
September 1992GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good789576.5
October 1990GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good1856074.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,4051,405000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.12,40612,3852100
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.10,27809,7655130
Reinforced Concrete Columneach108200
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.36251100
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.154154000
Pourable Jointlinear ft.2322013100
Elastomeric Bearingeach5454000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.259258100
Other Material Bridge Raillinear ft.5185071100