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KANSAS AVENUE over KANSAS RIVER

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Coordinates:
+39.09000, -94.60889
39°05'24" N, 94°36'32" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:KANSAS AVENUE over KANSAS RIVER
Structure number:414301052600057
Location:E KS AVE OVER KS RIVER
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway and waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:321.9 ft. [98.1 m]
Total length:1395.1 ft. [425.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:49.9 ft. [15.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:58.7 ft. [17.9 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:15.1 ft. [4.6 m]
Skew angle:10°
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1921
Year reconstructed:2002
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Truss - Deck [09]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2015 

Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:7,065 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Operating rating:42.0 tons [38.2 metric tons]
Inventory rating:25.2 tons [22.9 metric tons]
Evaluation:Structurally deficient [1]
Sufficiency rating:34.3
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$26,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
August 201534.3Structurally deficientGoodFairPoor7065
December 201340.2Structurally deficientGoodSatisfactoryPoor2000
March 201127.0Structurally deficientGoodSatisfactoryPoor2000
March 200929.4Structurally deficientGoodSatisfactoryPoor2000
April 200721.9Structurally deficientGoodSatisfactoryPoor6226
March 200531.8Structurally deficientGoodSatisfactoryPoor6226
October 200231.8Structurally deficientSatisfactoryPoorPoor6226
December 199925.7Structurally deficientSatisfactoryPoorPoor6226
August 199731.8Structurally deficientSatisfactoryPoorPoor6226
November 199533.9Structurally deficientSatisfactoryPoorPoor6226
November 199333.9Structurally deficientSatisfactoryPoorPoor6226
September 199132.0Structurally deficientSatisfactoryPoorPoor7843