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CENTER STREET over CUYAHOGA RIVER

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Coordinates:
+41.49432, -81.70352
41°29'40" N, 81°42'13" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:CENTER STREET over CUYAHOGA RIVER
Structure number:1869345
Location:W OF MERWIN AVE (FLATS)
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:134.8 ft. [41.1 m]
Total length:345.2 ft. [105.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:15.1 ft. [4.6 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1901
Year reconstructed:1989
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Movable - Swing [17]
Deck type:Open Grating [3]
Wearing surface:Other [9]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:3,176 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
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]
Pier/abutment protection:In place and functioning [2]
Scour condition:Countermeasures have been installed to mitigate an existing problem with scour. [7]
Sufficiency rating:40.7

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2018PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory317640.7
October 2017PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory317645.0
September 2016PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory317645.0
November 2015PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory450044.6
December 2014FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory450061.0
September 2013FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory450062.0
September 2012FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory450073.2
September 2011FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood450073.2
October 2008FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood450073.2
September 2006FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood450073.2
June 2003GoodGoodGoodGood450075.2
August 2002GoodGoodGoodGood450075.2
March 2000GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent450075.2
May 1999GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent450075.2
March 1998GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent450075.2
March 1997GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent450075.2
January 1996GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent450075.1
July 1994GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent450075.1
March 1993GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent450075.1
October 1989GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent450075.1