LA0882 over JOE'S BAYOU


+32.71445, -91.33770
32°42'52" N, 91°20'16" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:LA0882 over JOE'S BAYOU
Structure number:051808180603921
Location:3.92 MI WEST OF SOUTH INT
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:19.0 ft. [5.8 m]
Total length:76.1 ft. [23.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:32.2 ft. [9.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:35.8 ft. [10.9 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1975
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:4
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Precast Panels [2]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:110 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:9% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
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 with "unknown" foundation that has not been evaluated for scour. [U]
Sufficiency rating:81.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
March 2017FairFairFairFair11081.0
March 2015FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair11082.0
April 2013FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory7697.0
June 2011FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory119100.0
April 2009FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory129100.0
March 2007FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory184100.0
September 2004FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory189100.0
July 2002FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory179100.0
May 2000FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory166100.0
March 1998FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory173100.0
January 1996FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory164100.0
December 1993GoodGoodGoodGood100100.0
December 1991GoodGoodGoodGood11196.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Timber Abutmentlinear ft.114114000
Timber Pileeach2924320
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.185177800
Timber Pier Caplinear ft.1010000
Pourable Jointlinear ft.165001650
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.1606010000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.37301851880
Reinforced Concrete Slabsq. ft.2,6982,32303750
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.2,2801,8221622960