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Michigan Street Bridge

Photos 

Looking South along the Riverwalk

No, the sky in Milwaukee is not pink, it's just the optics in my camera.

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in June 2008

BH Photo #116265

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Vertical lift bridge over Milwaukee River on Michigan Street in Milwaukee
Location
Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1978
Design
Vertical lift
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 67.9 ft.
Total length: 178.5 ft.
Deck width: 47.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.03735, -87.91000   (decimal degrees)
43°02'14" N, 87°54'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/425872/4765364 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Milwaukee
Inventory number
BH 34848 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/2015)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 57.6 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
10,899

Update Log 

  • May 16, 2016: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • December 7, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • October 12, 2013: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • August 26, 2013: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • June 30, 2008: Updated by J.R. Manning

Sources 

  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
  • Douglas Butler