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J DRIVE SOUTH over SO BR KALAMAZOO RIVER

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Coordinates:
+42.17386, -84.79145
42°10'26" N, 84°47'29" W

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Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:J DRIVE SOUTH over SO BR KALAMAZOO RIVER
Structure number:000000000001340
Old structure number:13301H00001B010 (from 1992 edition)
Location:5 MI S OF ALBION
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Total length:71.9 ft. [21.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:29.5 ft. [9.0 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1974
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:3
Main spans material:Wood or timber [7]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:92 [as of 1994]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 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:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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 is scour critical; bridge foundations determined to be unstable. [3]
Sufficiency rating:86.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2018FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair9286.0
September 2016FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair9286.0
September 2014FairGoodGoodFair9287.0
September 2012FairVery GoodGoodFair9287.0
September 2010FairVery GoodGoodFair9287.0
September 2008FairVery GoodGoodFair9287.0
September 2006FairGoodGoodSatisfactory9298.0
August 2004FairGoodGoodSatisfactory9298.0
September 2002FairGoodGoodSatisfactory9297.0
November 2000FairGoodGoodSatisfactory9297.0
February 1999GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good9297.0
March 1997GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good9298.0
December 1994GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good9298.0
December 1992GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good9098.0
November 1990GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good9098.0