US 159 S over SQUAW CR


+40.04065, -95.25333
40°02'26" N, 95°15'12" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 159 S over SQUAW CR
Structure number:2234
Location:S 11 T 60 N R 39 W
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:65.0 ft. [19.8 m]
Total length:297.9 ft. [90.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:34.1 ft. [10.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:36.7 ft. [11.2 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1970
Year reconstructed:1992
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:5
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Epoxy Overlay [5]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:880 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:16% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:94.2

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
November 2017FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory88094.2
November 2015FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory90794.2
November 2013FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory90794.2
November 2011FairSatisfactoryVery GoodSatisfactory90094.2
December 2009FairSatisfactoryVery GoodFair84983.1
December 2008FairSatisfactoryVery GoodFair66183.5
January 2007GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good66394.7
October 2004GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good73094.6
December 2002GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good109893.9
October 2001GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good106894.0