1st Ave S over I 94


+44.96656, -93.27653
44°57'60" N, 93°16'36" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:1st Ave S over I 94
Structure number:27838
Location:0.3 MI W OF W JCT TH 35W
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:90.9 ft. [27.7 m]
Total length:200.1 ft. [61.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:62.3 ft. [19.0 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:19°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1965
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
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: September 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:5,200 [as of 2016]
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 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:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:85.0
Estimated cost of work:$186,000,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2018FairSatisfactoryFairFair520085.0
July 2016GoodGoodGoodGood490095.0
July 2014GoodGoodGoodGood490095.0
July 2012GoodGoodGoodGood490095.0
July 2010GoodGoodGoodGood490095.0
September 2008GoodGoodGoodGood490095.0
November 2007GoodGoodGoodGood490098.0
November 2006GoodGoodGoodGood490098.0
November 2005GoodGoodGoodGood450098.0
September 2004GoodGoodGoodGood450098.0
September 2003GoodGoodGoodGood640098.0
July 2002GoodGoodGoodGood640098.0
June 2001GoodGoodGoodGood640098.0
October 1999GoodGoodGoodGood640095.0
July 1998GoodGoodGoodGood640095.0
November 1996GoodGoodGoodGood580094.0
October 1995GoodVery GoodGoodGood480094.0
October 1994GoodVery GoodGoodGood480094.0
October 1993GoodVery GoodGoodGood530094.0
October 1992GoodVery GoodGoodGood526094.0
July 1991GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood560094.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,4021,113204850
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.12,46612,124308340
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.8,8058,7277800
Reinforced Concrete Columneach84400
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.1331022290
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.1264964103
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.180018000
Pourable Jointlinear ft.6006000
Movable Bearingeach2602600
Fixed Bearingeach1401400
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.8820860022
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.3,3520003,352
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.4414100310