US 71 S over KCT RR


+39.08896, -94.57147
39°05'20" N, 94°34'17" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 71 S over KCT RR
Structure number:11994
Location:S 8 T 49 N R 33 W
Purpose:Carries highway over railroad
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:122.4 ft. [37.3 m]
Total length:123.0 ft. [37.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:80.1 ft. [24.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:82.4 ft. [25.1 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:23.0 ft. [7.0 m]
Skew angle:10°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1998
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 22.5 / HS 25 [9]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:44,281 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:97.9

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2017GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good4428197.9
September 2015GoodVery GoodExcellentVery Good3891998.2
September 2013GoodVery GoodExcellentVery Good3891998.2
September 2011GoodVery GoodExcellentVery Good3155298.5
January 2010GoodVery GoodExcellentExcellent3642698.3
January 2008GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent3026398.6
November 2005GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent2709596.7
November 2003GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent2739696.7
October 2001GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent592999.7

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,1751,175000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.18,66518,665000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.22,00820,9081,10000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.252252000
Enclosed/Concealed Bearingeach2020000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.3042307400