+37.67861, -97.33000
37°40'43" N, 97°19'48" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:US 54 HW EB over AT & SF RR & STREETS
Structure number:999905400873171
Location:0.25 MI E TOPEKA ST
Purpose:Carries highway over highway and railroad
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:122.1 ft. [37.2 m]
Total length:1914.8 ft. [583.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:62.7 ft. [19.1 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:17.1 ft. [5.2 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1979
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:24
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Low slump Concrete [4]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:51,000 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:64.9 tons [59.0 metric tons]
Inventory rating:38.0 tons [34.5 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:93.1
Recommended work:Bridge deck replacement with only incidental widening. [37]
Estimated cost of work:$3,963,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
August 201493.1Not deficientGoodGoodGood51000
August 201293.4Not deficientGoodGoodGood47800
November 201193.5Not deficientGoodGoodGood47350
September 201092.4Not deficientFairGoodGood47350
September 200893.1Not deficientGoodGoodGood51000
August 200695.3Not deficientGoodGoodGood50500
August 200495.3Not deficientGoodGoodGood49700
August 200293.4Not deficientGoodGoodGood48150
April 200095.1Not deficientGoodGoodGood36390
August 199895.1Not deficientGoodGoodGood36390
May 199694.2Not deficientGoodGoodGood40075
August 199496.0Not deficientGoodGoodVery Good26505
March 199291.8Functionally obsoleteGoodVery GoodVery Good28500
May 199092.0Functionally obsoleteGoodVery GoodVery Good25835