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South Union Street Bridge

Photo 

File:SouthUnionStreet-BoardmanRiver BridgeTraverseCityMI.JPG

Photo taken by Andrew Jameson

View this photo at en.m.wikipedia.org

BH Photo #275827

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Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Boardman River on S. Union Street
Location
Traverse City, Grand Traverse County, Michigan
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
Funding said to be in place for bridge rehabilitation, which may not start until 2021
History
Built 1931
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 72.8 ft.
Total length: 74.8 ft.
Deck width: 40.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on January 7, 2000
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.76194, -85.62361   (decimal degrees)
44°45'43" N, 85°37'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/608928/4957427 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Traverse City SE
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
8,572
Inventory numbers
NRHP 99001651 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
MINEW 03074 (Michigan bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory 2011 and later)
BH 56764 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 80.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • June 27, 2019: Updated by Mike Kerkau: Future rehabilitation in the works
  • February 24, 2014: Photo imported by Dave King
  • June 24, 2013: Added by James Baughn

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South Union Street Bridge
Posted June 27, 2019, by Mike Kerkau (mjkerkau [at] gmail [dot] com)

Funding is said to be in place for a rehabilitation project for this bridge; this one is projected to move forward in 2021.

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