TH 55 over I 94


+44.98432, -93.28808
44°59'04" N, 93°17'17" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:TH 55 over I 94
Structure number:27785
Location:AT THE JCT TH 55
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:126.6 ft. [38.6 m]
Total length:227.7 ft. [69.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:100.1 ft. [30.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:124.3 ft. [37.9 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:11°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1979
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:2
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Low slump Concrete [4]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:27,500 [as of 2004]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 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:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:91.2

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2017FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory2750091.2
May 2015FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory2750091.2
May 2013FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory2750091.2
May 2011FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory2750090.2
August 2009FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory2750090.2
October 2007FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory2750091.3
August 2006FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory2750091.3
August 2005FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory2750091.3
June 2004FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1260092.7
November 2003FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1260092.7
September 2002FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1500092.5
October 2000FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory1500097.6
November 1999FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory1500097.6
November 1998FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory1500097.6
July 1997GoodGoodGoodGood1500097.3
September 1996GoodGoodGoodGood1500097.3
September 1995GoodGoodGoodGood1550094.8
September 1994GoodGoodVery GoodGood3400093.5
October 1993GoodGoodVery GoodGood3400093.5
October 1992GoodGoodVery GoodGood3800093.2
June 1991GoodGoodVery GoodGood3800093.2

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.3,6323,2472251600
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.46,935039,9004,7002,335
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.28,29127,2917502500
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.22,75522,07967150
Reinforced Concrete Columneach50500
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.2932582960
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.1251041470
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.2640019866
Elastomeric Bearingeach4040000
Fixed Bearingeach88000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.46523323200
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2,79002,1626280
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.46533112770