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Creek Road Chaska Creek Bridge

Photos 

West Chaska Creek Bridge

Looking south across bridge

Photo taken by John Marvig in June 2013

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BH Photo #255951

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Chaska Creek on Creek Road
Location
Chaska, Carver County, Minnesota
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1928, replaced 2014-15
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 29.9 ft.
Total length: 33.1 ft.
Deck width: 29.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.79139, -93.60889   (decimal degrees)
44°47'29" N, 93°36'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/451836/4959957 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Shakopee
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
2,528
Inventory numbers
MN L2725 (Minnesota bridge number)
BH 56130 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2013)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 17.3 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • June 11, 2013: Updated by Dave King: Added category "Concrete inset railing"
  • June 11, 2013: New photos from John Marvig
  • April 30, 2013: Added by John Marvig

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Comments 

Creek Road Chaska Creek Bridge
Posted June 11, 2013, by John Marvig (johnmarvig [at] chaska [dot] net)

The city is going to be stupid, and spend a ton of money removing this bridge to add in a trail bridge. I don't get why. Rehab this bridge, add some fencing, and you're good.