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Midtown Greenway Knox Avenue Bridge

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Midtown Greenway Knox Avenue Bridge

Resurfaced trail deck, 4 bike lanes in each direction, with pedestrian traffic sharing them. Future expansion on right, looking west

Photo taken by John Marvig in August 2012

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BH Photo #248604

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Overview
Concrete Slab bridge over Knox Ave S 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
+44.95046, -93.30501   (decimal degrees)
44°57'02" N, 93°18'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/475940/4977491 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Minneapolis South
Average daily traffic (as of 1993)
6,750
Inventory numbers
MN L5728 (Minnesota bridge number)
BH 49734 (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: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • September 26, 2011: Added by Nathan Holth

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