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ELKHART AVE over ELKHART RIVER

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Coordinates:
+41.68513, -85.96927
41°41'06" N, 85°58'09" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:ELKHART AVE over ELKHART RIVER
Structure number:2000159
Location:00.00 N OF WATERFALL DR
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:117.1 ft. [35.7 m]
Total length:121.1 ft. [36.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:58.1 ft. [17.7 m]
Skew angle:10°
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1928
Year reconstructed:1979
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Arch - Deck [11]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:6,530 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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 assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:80.3

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2018FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory653080.3
August 2016FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory653080.3
August 2014FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory653080.3
September 2012FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory653080.3
October 2010FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory653069.1
December 2008FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory537180.4
November 2006FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory537180.4
October 2004FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory733281.2
July 2002GoodGoodGoodGood733281.2
May 2000FairGoodSatisfactoryGood712381.2
July 1998FairGoodSatisfactoryGood616381.3
May 1996FairGoodSatisfactoryGood616381.3
December 1994FairGoodSatisfactoryGood616381.4
June 1992GoodGoodGoodGood705980.3
June 1990FairGoodGoodSatisfactory710081.3