Rating:
1 vote

Grand Avenue Bridge (2017)

Photos 

Design

Photo from the City of Des Moines website

BH Photo #377736

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete stringer bridge over Des Moines River
Location
Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 2016-17
Builder
- Cramer & Associates, Inc. of Grimes, Iowa
Design
Concrete stringer with a faux arch design motif
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 120.1 ft.
Total length: 445.9 ft.
Deck width: 54.1 ft.
Also called
New Grand Avenue Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.58931, -93.61791   (decimal degrees)
41°35'22" N, 93°37'04" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/448498/4604363 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Des Moines SE
Inventory numbers
IA 3722 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 75467 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 8, 2018: New photos from Daniel Barnes
  • December 24, 2017: New photos from Daniel Barnes
  • May 31, 2017: New photos from Daniel Barnes
  • February 2, 2017: Added by Andy Winegar

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Andy Winegar
  • Daniel Barnes

Comments 

Grand Avenue Bridge
Posted December 6, 2017, by Daniel Barnes

Bridge has been reopened to limited traffic

http://whotv.com/2017/11/20/grand-avenue-bridge-reopens-more...