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USH 18 EB-WELLS ST over MILWAUKEE RIVER

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Coordinates:
+43.04038, -87.91183
43°02'25" N, 87°54'43" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:USH 18 EB-WELLS ST over MILWAUKEE RIVER
Structure number:B40054400000000
Location:1.6M E JCT STH 57 TO N
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:69.9 ft. [21.3 m]
Total length:190.0 ft. [57.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:49.9 ft. [15.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:74.2 ft. [22.6 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:23.0 ft. [7.0 m]
Skew angle:20°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1985
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Movable - Lift [15]
Deck type:Open Grating [3]
Wearing surface:Other [9]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:10,055 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
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]
Pier/abutment protection:In place and functioning [2]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:92.7

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
November 2018GoodGoodVery GoodGood1005592.7
May 2017PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory1005565.4
May 2016PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory1040065.4
May 2015PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory777965.6
May 2014PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory755365.6
May 2012PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory755365.5
July 2010PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory1359048.5
May 2009FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory1359059.1
March 2008FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory1359059.1
April 2006FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory1359059.1
September 2004FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory1359059.1
October 2002FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1359070.7
August 2000FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory960076.1
August 1998FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory960074.1
November 1996FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory960074.1
August 1994FairSatisfactoryVery GoodSatisfactory960076.3
September 1992FairSatisfactoryVery GoodSatisfactory1300075.3
October 1990FairSatisfactoryVery GoodSatisfactory1300075.3