27TH AVE SE over I 94; RAMPS


+44.96708, -93.22054
44°58'01" N, 93°13'14" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:27TH AVE SE over I 94; RAMPS
Structure number:27856
Location:1.6 MI NE OF JCT TH 55
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:120.7 ft. [36.8 m]
Total length:238.5 ft. [72.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:47.9 ft. [14.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:62.7 ft. [19.1 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:15°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1994
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 22.5 / HS 25 [9]
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: May 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,200 [as of 2017]
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:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
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:88.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2018FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair320088.0
August 2016GoodGoodGoodGood360099.0
August 2014GoodGoodGoodGood360098.0
August 2012GoodGoodGoodGood360098.0
August 2010GoodGoodGoodGood360098.0
October 2008GoodGoodGoodGood360098.0
December 2007GoodGoodGoodGood360098.0
September 2006GoodGoodGoodGood360098.0
January 2006GoodGoodGoodGood390098.0
August 2004GoodGoodGoodGood390098.0
December 2003GoodGoodGoodGood310098.0
August 2002GoodGoodGoodGood310098.0
June 2001GoodGoodGoodGood310098.0
January 2001GoodGoodGoodGood310098.0
November 1999GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good1460000.0
July 1998GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good310098.0
November 1997GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good310097.0
December 1996GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good310097.0
March 1996GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good310097.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,6381,463100750
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.27,13020,7304,5001,500400
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.14,94813,99895000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.11,44211,02242000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach44000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.2402112900
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.65521120
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.126012600
Pourable Jointlinear ft.480140902500
Elastomeric Bearingeach1601600
Fixed Bearingeach50500
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.4770104670
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,916881,3454830
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.52934518400