East 42nd St over I 35W


+44.92684, -93.27464
44°55'37" N, 93°16'29" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:East 42nd St over I 35W
Structure number:9616
Location:2.5 MI N OF JCT TH 62
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:71.5 ft. [21.8 m]
Total length:199.2 ft. [60.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:52.2 ft. [15.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:64.3 ft. [19.6 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1964
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:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:5,500 [as of 2005]
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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:77.3

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2017FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory550077.3
July 2015FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory550077.3
July 2013FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory550077.3
August 2011FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory550077.3
October 2009FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory550079.3
September 2008FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory550079.3
August 2007FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory550079.3
November 2006FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory550079.3
July 2005FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory560079.3
September 2004FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory560079.3
August 2003FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory470083.2
October 2001FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory470083.2
August 2000FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory470083.2
December 1999FairGoodGoodSatisfactory470083.2
October 1998FairGoodGoodSatisfactory470083.2
November 1997FairGoodGoodSatisfactory410082.5
January 1997FairGoodGoodSatisfactory410082.5
May 1995FairGoodGoodSatisfactory480082.3
October 1993FairGoodGoodSatisfactory480082.3
July 1992FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactory431582.4
July 1991GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood390082.4

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,9011,8871310
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.12,79612,650113330
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.10,3449,79054680
Reinforced Concrete Columneach90900
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.1351150200
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.1861127400
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.124012400
Pourable Jointlinear ft.62310310
Movable Bearingeach4204200
Fixed Bearingeach2602600
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.791079100
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.3,07603,07600
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.3983108800