27TH STREET over I-635 & K-5 HIGHWAYS


+39.14648, -94.65917
39°08'47" N, 94°39'33" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:27TH STREET over I-635 & K-5 HIGHWAYS
Structure number:999963501051821
Location:0.75 MILES NE K-5 W JCT
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:206.0 ft. [62.8 m]
Total length:555.8 ft. [169.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:42.7 ft. [13.0 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.1 ft. [4.9 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1974
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:3
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: June 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:515 [as of 2001]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 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:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Underclearances appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:83.8 tons [76.2 metric tons]
Inventory rating:49.9 tons [45.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:94.0
Recommended work:Bridge deck replacement with only incidental widening. [37]
Estimated cost of work:$575,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
June 201594.0FairFairGoodGood-515
June 201395.0FairSatisfactoryGoodGood-515
June 201195.0GoodGoodGoodGood-515
May 200995.0GoodGoodGoodGood-515
June 200794.0FairFairGoodGood-515
June 200595.0FairFairGoodGood-515
June 200395.0FairFairGoodGood-440
September 200195.0FairFairVery GoodGood-440
October 199995.0FairFairGoodGood-440
August 199791.0FairFairGoodSatisfactory-440
April 199592.0GoodGoodGoodGood-440
June 199394.0GoodGoodGoodGood-440
September 199196.0GoodGoodGoodGood-440

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.2,1961,600500960
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.10,7537,5272,151860215
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.16,70013,1933,3401670
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.16,70015,3641,33600
Reinforced Concrete Columneach44000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.85721300
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.8585000
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.4343000
Assembly without Seal Jointlinear ft.4343000
Movable Bearingeach1210200
Fixed Bearingeach44000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.1,1111,000100110