53rd Ave over I 94


+45.05116, -93.28516
45°03'04" N, 93°17'07" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:53rd Ave over I 94
Structure number:27807
Location:1.3 MI S OF JCT TH 694
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:97.4 ft. [29.7 m]
Total length:261.2 ft. [79.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:52.2 ft. [15.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:70.2 ft. [21.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:18°
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: October 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:6,500 [as of 2005]
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:81.1

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2017FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood650081.1
June 2015FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood650081.1
June 2013FairGoodSatisfactoryGood650080.1
August 2011FairGoodSatisfactoryGood650080.1
September 2009FairGoodSatisfactoryGood650080.2
May 2007FairGoodSatisfactoryGood650080.2
April 2006FairGoodSatisfactoryGood650080.2
July 2004FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood670080.2
July 2003FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood580080.3
August 2002FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood580080.3
May 2000FairGoodSatisfactoryGood580080.3
July 1999FairGoodSatisfactoryGood580080.3
July 1998FairGoodSatisfactoryGood580080.3
October 1996GoodGoodGoodGood590079.6
September 1995GoodGoodGoodGood570079.5
July 1994GoodGoodGoodGood570079.5
September 1993GoodGoodGoodGood600079.4
August 1992GoodGoodGoodGood600079.4
October 1991GoodGoodGoodGood565079.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.2,3492,346300
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.24,73015,3328,6567420
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.18,36918,085207770
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.13,58413,376157483
Reinforced Concrete Columneach33000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.1741353360
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.7271100
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.126012303
Pourable Jointlinear ft.128001280
Elastomeric Bearingeach1414000
Fixed Bearingeach77000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.5264735300
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.3,15602,9981580
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.5254448100
Reinforced Concrete Slabsq. ft.4,3524,352000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.3,4563,33144810