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55TH STREET over BNSF RAILROAD YARD

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Coordinates:
+39.08691, -94.70521
39°05'13" N, 94°42'19" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:55TH STREET over BNSF RAILROAD YARD
Structure number:514301050000243
Location:55TH ST OVER SANTA FE RR
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:86.9 ft. [26.5 m]
Total length:478.0 ft. [145.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:32.2 ft. [9.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:40.7 ft. [12.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:25.3 ft. [7.7 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1993
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 22.5 / HS 25 [9]
Number of main spans:7
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:12,460 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:75% 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:77.9 tons [70.8 metric tons]
Inventory rating:45.9 tons [41.7 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:94.2

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
April 201594.2GoodGoodGoodGood-12460
May 201394.2GoodGoodGoodGood-12500
March 201194.2GoodGoodGoodVery Good-12500
March 200994.2GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-12500
April 200788.8GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-13995
March 200588.8GoodGoodExcellentVery Good-13995
August 200188.8GoodGoodExcellentVery Good-13995
November 199988.8GoodVery GoodExcellentVery Good-13995
August 199789.0GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good-12792
November 199588.9GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good-12792
November 199354.4PoorPoorSatisfactoryFairSD12792
August 199156.2PoorPoorSatisfactoryFairSD14113