Caltrans 6 (Fresno)
(California Department of Transportation, District 6)
Cold Springs Bridge Maintenance Inspection Access
NOE - Notice of Exemption
The purpose of this project is to rehabilitate Cold Spring Canyon bridge to comply with federal and Caltrans bridge inspection requirements for fracture-critical elements. The need for this project is due to the failing paint, as well as a need to install a mechanism to allow for adequate inspection access. Inspections per the regulations are curently over-due. The scope of work includes constructing an inspection access system below the deck doffit for use in future structural investigations and performing routine bridge painting on all steel elements of the bridhe, including the pedestrian barrier.