I 35W over MC RY


+45.00604, -93.20785
45°00'22" N, 93°12'28" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:I 35W over MC RY
Structure number:27899
Location:0.2 MI SW OF JCT TH 280
Purpose:Carries highway over railroad
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:81.4 ft. [24.8 m]
Total length:235.6 ft. [71.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:131.6 ft. [40.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:149.0 ft. [45.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:23.0 ft. [7.0 m]
Skew angle:45°
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: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: April 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:116,000 [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:Satisfactory [6 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 desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:74.3

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2018FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory11600074.3
June 2016FairGoodGoodSatisfactory10800076.4
June 2014FairGoodGoodSatisfactory10800076.4
June 2012FairGoodGoodSatisfactory10800076.4
May 2010FairGoodGoodSatisfactory10800076.4
July 2008FairGoodGoodSatisfactory10800081.6
October 2007FairGoodGoodSatisfactory11200081.2
October 2006FairGoodGoodSatisfactory11200081.2
August 2005FairGoodGoodSatisfactory11200081.2
June 2004FairGoodGoodSatisfactory11800080.6
October 2003FairGoodGoodSatisfactory11800080.6
October 2002FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory10000082.4
January 2002FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory10000082.4
January 2001FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory10000082.3
June 1999FairGoodGoodSatisfactory10000082.3
June 1997FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory10000087.2
July 1996FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory10000087.2
May 1995FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory8600085.3
August 1993FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory8600085.3
September 1992FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory8250085.6
November 1991FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory8250086.4

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.3,0552,897131270
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.34,02233,3801135290
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.32,38932,25392440
Reinforced Concrete Columneach2016130
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.45835641610
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.3843642000
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.384384000
Pourable Jointlinear ft.1,784297993225269
Movable Bearingeach69053142
Fixed Bearingeach90900
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.85471413820