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US 71 S over LIT BLUE RVR

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Coordinates:
+38.95318, -94.54003
38°57'11" N, 94°32'24" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:US 71 S over LIT BLUE RVR
Structure number:4843
Location:S 26 T 48 N R 33 W
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:15.1 ft. [4.6 m]
Total length:46.9 ft. [14.3 m]
Skew angle:49°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1961
Year reconstructed:1972
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:74,365 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Culvert condition:Deterioration or initial disintegration, minor chloride contamination, cracking with some leaching, or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Local minor scouring at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth curvature, non-symmetrical shape, significant corrosion or moderate pitting. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:79.2 tons [72.0 metric tons]
Inventory rating:47.5 tons [43.2 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:80.8

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
November 201580.8Not deficient---74365
November 201380.8Not deficient---74365
November 201184.8Not deficient---74459
November 200985.4Not deficient---64463
July 200785.3Not deficient---65746
October 200583.1Not deficient---69227
August 200383.1Not deficient---69995
October 200187.4Not deficient---26782