Washington Ave over I 35W


+44.97389, -93.24953
44°58'26" N, 93°14'58" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Washington Ave over I 35W
Structure number:27881
Location:0.6 MI NE OF JCT TH 94
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:79.7 ft. [24.3 m]
Total length:229.3 ft. [69.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:64.0 ft. [19.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:82.4 ft. [25.1 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1967
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:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:18,300 [as of 2012]
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:97.8

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2018GoodGoodGoodGood1830097.8
August 2016GoodGoodGoodGood2400097.8
August 2014GoodGoodGoodGood2400097.8
September 2012GoodGoodGoodGood2400096.8
September 2010GoodGoodGoodGood2400096.8
September 2008GoodGoodGoodGood2400097.0
October 2007GoodGoodGoodGood2400097.0
November 2006GoodGoodGoodGood2400097.0
June 2005GoodGoodGoodGood2860097.0
September 2004GoodGoodGoodGood2860097.0
June 2003GoodGoodGoodGood3000097.0
September 2002GoodGoodGoodGood3000098.0
August 2001FairSatisfactoryGoodGood3000098.0
January 2001FairGoodFairGood3000086.0
November 1999FairGoodFairGood3000086.0
August 1998FairGoodFairGood3000086.0
August 1996FairGoodSatisfactoryGood2500094.8
May 1995GoodGoodVery GoodGood2500094.1
October 1993GoodGoodVery GoodGood2429094.1
October 1992GoodGoodVery GoodGood2429094.1
August 1991GoodGoodVery GoodGood900095.3

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.2,2945741,72000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.25,2452,52518,9343,7860
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.18,88018,720110500
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.14,68214,34134100
Reinforced Concrete Columneach128400
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.2101822800
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.2442093500
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.1301012900
Movable Bearingeach2402400
Fixed Bearingeach2602600
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.45102260225
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.3,4957891,35301,353
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.4514015000