I 35W over 3rd street


+44.97214, -93.25114
44°58'20" N, 93°15'04" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:I 35W over 3rd street
Structure number:27879
Location:0.5 MI NE OF JCT TH 94
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:70.5 ft. [21.5 m]
Total length:215.2 ft. [65.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:133.9 ft. [40.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:144.7 ft. [44.1 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:11°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1970
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:4
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 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:142,000 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 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: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:78.2

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2018FairFairSatisfactoryGood14200078.2
August 2016FairFairSatisfactoryGood11700079.2
August 2014GoodGoodGoodGood11700080.4
September 2012GoodGoodGoodGood11700080.4
September 2010GoodGoodGoodGood11700081.4
September 2008FairSatisfactoryGoodGood11700081.4
September 2007FairSatisfactoryGoodGood12100081.0
November 2006GoodGoodGoodGood12100081.0
May 2005FairGoodSatisfactoryGood12100081.0
September 2004FairGoodSatisfactoryGood11800081.3
June 2003FairGoodSatisfactoryGood11800081.3
September 2002FairGoodSatisfactoryGood10100082.9
September 2001FairGoodSatisfactoryGood10100082.9
January 2001FairGoodSatisfactoryGood10100088.5
November 1999FairGoodSatisfactoryGood10100088.5
August 1998FairGoodSatisfactoryGood10100088.5
December 1997FairGoodSatisfactoryGood10100093.3
August 1996GoodGoodGoodGood10100093.3
May 1995GoodGoodVery GoodGood9400091.0
October 1993GoodGoodVery GoodGood9400091.0
October 1992GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood9500090.9
August 1991GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good9500090.9

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.3,2323231,6161,2930
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.39,160015,66419,5803,916
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.31,15429,7381,0123986
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.28,84727,4021,44410
Reinforced Concrete Columneach2422110
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.3032158710
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.436436000
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.272272000
Pourable Jointlinear ft.48222702550
Movable Bearingeach68050180
Fixed Bearingeach1201200
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.218021800