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FIFTH AVE over FALLING SPRING BRANCH

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Coordinates:
+39.93930, -77.65010
39°56'21" N, 77°39'00" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FIFTH AVE over FALLING SPRING BRANCH
Structure number:000000000017740
Old structure number:287401200540040 (from 1992 edition)
Location:0.6 MI NE CHAMBERSBURG SQ
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:28.9 ft. [8.8 m]
Total length:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:30.2 ft. [9.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:58.4 ft. [17.8 m]
Skew angle:16°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1930
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:6,000 [as of 2009]
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 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 corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:46.9
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$340,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
December 2017PoorPoorPoorFair600046.9
December 2015PoorPoorPoorFair600046.9
December 2013PoorPoorPoorFair600046.9
December 2011PoorPoorPoorFair600046.9
December 2009PoorPoorPoorFair600049.0
December 2007FairFairFairFair600067.7
June 2006FairFairFairFair600067.7
May 2004FairFairFairFair600067.7
January 2002FairFairFairFair600067.7
August 1999FairFairFairFair600067.7
November 1991FairFairFairFair600069.9