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Frank A. Wacha Memorial Bridge

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FL 732 Intracoastal Waterway Bridge

A view of the FL 732 Intracoastal Waterway Bridge looking east.

Photo taken by Ian Ligget in March 2010

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BH Photo #171982

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Facts 

Overview
Concrete segmental box girder bridge over Intracoastal Waterway on FL 732 (42nd Street) in Jensen Beach
Location
Jensen Beach, Martin County, Florida
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 2004 to replace previous bascule bridge
Design
Concrete segmental box girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 160.8 ft.
Total length: 2,523.1 ft. (0.5 mi.)
Deck width: 43.3 ft.
Also called
Jensen Beach Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+27.25278, -80.22028   (decimal degrees)
27°15'10" N, 80°13'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/577187/3014673 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Eden
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
15,700
Inventory numbers
FDOT 890005 (Florida Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
FDOT 890145 (Florida Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
BH 12410 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2017)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 94.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • April 6, 2020: Updated by Nick Boppel: The bridge in the photographs on this page is the Frank Wacha Bridge
  • August 5, 2010: New photos from Ian Ligget

Sources 

  • Ian Ligget
  • Douglas Butler
  • Nick Boppel - nickboppel01 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Jensen Beach Intracoastal Waterway Bridge
Posted August 17, 2009, by Gordon B. (gordon [at] nohair [dot] net)

This was torn down in 2004 - a new high rise bridge now takes its place.