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Midtown Greenway - Dean Parkway Bridge

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Midtown Greenway Dean Pkwy Bridge

Busy street underneath, heavily used "trail freeway" above creates a traffic nightmare for cars, bikes and pedestrians alike during the reconstruction of the three bridges and a mile of trail on the Midtown Greenway in June 2011

Photo taken by John Marvig in June 2011

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BH Photo #248578

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Overview
Slab bridge over Dean Parkway on Midtown Greenway
Location
Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1912, Rehabilitated 2011
Railroads
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW)
- Twin Cities Western Railroad (TCWR)
Design
4 Span Concrete Slab
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 22.0 ft.
Total length: 75.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.95083, -93.31667   (decimal degrees)
44°57'03" N, 93°19'00" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/475020/4977537 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Minneapolis South
Average daily traffic (as of 1992)
10,000
Inventory numbers
MN 90661 (Minnesota bridge number)
BH 55517 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 1999)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • August 5, 2015: New photos from John Marvig
  • April 20, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Added category "Ballasted Deck"
  • February 12, 2013: New photos from John Marvig
  • February 11, 2013: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • February 11, 2013: Added by John Marvig

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