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